Nordic Osteopathic Congress

Svenska Osteopatförbundet har glädjen att få vara värd för den årliga, nordiska osteopatkongressen. Kongressen går av stapeln 12-13 oktober 2019 i Göteborg. Temat är samband mellan kropp, hjärna och sinne och en mängd intressanta föreläsare är inbjudna:

Helena Backlund Wasling: Neuroscientist from Göteborgs Universitet and Sahlgrenska
Akademien and lecturer with a specialized focus on the human brain, the neural and
psychological mechanisms for touch and social interactions. She will lecture on the effects
of the human touch.

Robert Shaw: Osteopath and PhD in psychotherapy working in Sweden with a special
interest in the psychological aspects of osteopathic practice. He will lecture on the effects
of trauma and stress assessment in the osteopathic clinical setting.

Hazel Mansfield: Osteopath and lecturer based in Sweden and the UK will lecture on the
interoceptive dimension in awareness, pain and beyond giving a review of concepts,
applications and roles of interoception and its relevance to osteopathic treatment.

Tobias Sundberg: Researcher from Karolinska Institutet, Sofiahemmet Högskola and
University of Technology Sydney as well as physiotherapist and MD, currently conducting
a study on evidence based medicine in manual medicine, will report on his findings.

Tom Eirik Bjørkli: Osteopath active in Kristiansand, Norway with a special interest in the
psychological aspects of pain management and Acceptance Commitment Theory (ACT).

Hanna Tomasdottir: Osteopath with a Master in Positive Psychology active in
Copenhagen, Denmark will lecture on positive communication and its importance to
clinical practice.

Gabriela Jones: Registered psychologist and lecturer at Göteborgs Universitet. She is a
specialist within Work and Organizational Psychology and will hold a workshop in
Compassioned Focus Therapy for clinicians.

Samtliga medlemmar från de nordiska förbunden är inbjudna, anmälan görs till noc2019@osteopatforbundet.se