4th Eastern European Conference of Mental Health “In and Out of Your Mind”


Conference Program

FRIDAY, November 20th, 2020 (EET)


08:30 – 09:00 Anxiety in the framework of pandemic phenomenon
       Lavinia Duica (Romania)

09:00 - 09:30 Empowering the Hikikomori Individual to Recovery: Coping, Trust, Existence
       Roseline Yong (Japan)

09:30 - 10:00 Remote psychological support for healthcare workers during the COVID-19 outbreak in Japan
       Hiroaki Ambo (Japan)

10:00 – 10:15 Focus on employees' mental health. Digital approaches.
       Mihai Bran (Romania)

10:15 – 10:30 Telework and remote work during COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on the employees' mental health
       Gabriela Motoi (Romania)

10:30 – 10:45 Break

10:45 – 11:05 Mental Health Problems and Use of Social Media during COVID-19 Outbreak
       Tea Vukusic Rukavina (Croatia)

11:05 – 11:50 Keynote Lecture: Mental Health in the Coronavirus Disease 2019
       Giovanni di Girolamo (Italy)

11:50 – 12:10 Telepsychiatry: Potential Global Solution in COVID-19 Time
       Davor Mucic (Denmark)

12:10 – 12:30 Speaker for the Dead: Statistics, Science, Covid
       Dragos Alexandru (Romania)

12:30 – 12:45 Anxiety and its social effects - the public opinion on a sociological survey on the change of the mental state of individuals and families in a pandemic context
       Andreea-Mihaela Nita, Cristina Goga Ilie (Romania)

12:45 – 13:00 Break

13:00 – 13:45 Keynote Lecture: Pandemic and suicide
       Marco Sarchiapone (Italy)

13:45 – 14:10 Mental Health, Inflammation, and Immunity
       Cristian Vasile (Romania)

14:10 – 14:30 Life expectancy of institutionalized patients with major cognitive impairment
       Petru Ifteni (Romania)

14:30 – 14:45 Restore Post-Stroke Cellular Balance in the Aged Brain Using Genetic Methods
       Andrei Gresita (Romania)

14:45– 15:00 Managing of the aged patients with mental disorders IN their homes-OUTline of our experiences
       Aleksandra Milićević-Kalašić (Serbia)

15:00 – 16:00 Break

16:00 – 16:30 Recovery – My story
       Yojiro Watanabe (Japan) (Hitomi Suga – translator)

16:30 – 18:00 Keynote Lecture: New Pharmacologic Strategies for the Treatment of Schizophrenia
       Donald Goff (USA)

18:00 – 18:15 Break

18:15 – 19:30 Keynote Lecture: Shared Decision Making Challenges and Opportunities.​
       Lisa Dixon (USA)




14:00 – 15:30 The inner world's dynamic materialized on the psychodramatic “screen” (practical demonstration) (Workshop)
       Angela Ionescu (Romania)

18:00 – 19:40 Symposium: Mental Health at Workplace
       Moderator: Adrian Brate (Romania)

       Topological characteristics of the moments of life

              Alin Sumedrea (Romania)

       Psychological contract - moderator of the relationship between support and organizational commitment for medical staff

              Grama Blanca (Romania)

       Preventing ”Job Burnout” in Romanian Organizations – a pilot survey among educational and healthcare professionals

              Ciprian Răulea (Romania)

       Stepping into the AI era: a brief analysis over human perceptions, mindsets and interactive artificial intelligent systems at work

              Radu Popa (Romania) ,Livia Pogan (Romania)

       Engagement and support in organisations. Case study: medical and health care units 

              Adrian Brate (Romania)