Welcome to the 21st Nordic Conference

«FROM POWERLESSNESS TO STRENGTH» 6. and 7. June 2019 Atlantic Hotel, Stavanger

The Nordic Conference for professionals working with traumatised refugees is a forum for inspiration, exchange and development.

The Conference is being organised by the Transcultural Centre, a part of Stavanger University Hospital, and the Mental Health Information Foundation, a non-profit organisation with over 30 years experience in organising courses and conferences.

Conference accreditations:

  • Norwegian Medical Association: General medicine: 15 points; Physical medicine and rehabilitation: 15 hours; Psychiatry: 15 hours; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: 15 hours; Community Medicine: 15 hours
  • Norwegian Psychology Association: accredited as 15 hours maintenance activity
  • Norwegian Nurses’ Organisation: accredited with 15 hours
  • Den norske legeforening: Allmennmedisin: 15 poeng som emnekurs/klinisk emnekurs i psykiatri til videre- og etterutdanningen; fysikalsk medisin og rehabilitering: 15 timer som valgfritt kurs for leger i spesialisering; psykiatri: 15 timer for spesialistenes etterutdanning; Barne- og ungdomspsykiatri: 15 timer som valgfritt kurs for leger i spesialisering og for spesialistenes etterutdanning; Samfunnsmedisin: 15 timer som valgfritt  kurs for leger i spesialisering og spesialistenes etterutdanning
  • Norsk psykologforening: godkjent som 15 timers vedlikeholdsaktivitet
  • Norsk sykepleierforbund:  godkjent som meriterrende med totalt 15 timer

For all enquiries/feedback, please don’t hesitate to contact the Mental Health Information Foundation:


Tel. no. 00 47 51 93 88 00