Sexual Violence - Informative Event


Institutional Communication Service

13 April 2023

On 20 April at 8 p.m. in Sala del Consiglio Comunale, Lugano, an informative and awareness-raising evening will be held on "Sexual Violence", where the various local representatives dealing with the subject will speak.

Among the speakers will be Rosalba Morese, USI researcher and lecturer at the Faculty of Biomedical Sciences and USI in ascolto referent, with a speech on sexual harassment and its impact on the mind, brain, and mental health. A greater understanding of the psychological and neurophysiological mechanisms can better assist the effectiveness of treatment and social support programmes.

Other speakers will be:

Marco Mombelli, head of justice department 2, cantonal police; 
Andrea Papadia, Full Professor USI;
Roberta Schaller, jurist and criminologist; 
Daniela Bertamini, psychotherapist ATP, FSP, SITCC.