Psychological Manipulation and Mental Health


Equal Opportunities Service

Date: 14 October 2023 / 09:30 - 14:00

USI in Ascolto and the Equal Opportunities Service, on the occasion of World Mental Health Day and one month before the international campaign against gender violence on the annual theme of psychological violence, are pleased to invite you to the public conference "Psychological Manipulation and Mental Health" to be held on Saturday, 14 October 2023 at the West Campus Lugano Aula Magna.

Participants will include:

Sonja Hildebrand, Pro-Rector for Research in the Humanities and Equal Opportunities, USI
Raffaele De Rosa, President of the Council of State and Director of the Department of Health and Social Affairs (DSS) of Canton Ticino
Francesca Scalici, Head of the Equal Opportunities Service, USI
Rosalba Morese, Referent of USI in Ascolto, Researcher and Lecturer, USI
Matteo Angelo Fabris, Developmental Psychologist and Researcher, Department of Psychology, University of Turin
Roberta Schaller, Jurist and Criminologist
Roberta di Pasquale, Professor, Department of Human and Social Sciences, University of Bergamo
Rita Raucci, Author and Lecturer
Anna Bernasconi, Journalist and Director RSI
Elena Nuzzo, Referent of the Istanbul Convention Network and Human Rights Trainer
Alessandra Maffioli, Journalist RSI
Piera Serra, Psychologist

The detailed programme of the event is attached. 

All the activities of the conference are free of charge.

You can register for the afternoon workshop by 6 October 2023 at: [email protected]

Registration is subject to availability (max 30 places).