ESTD - AFTD Conference 2023

When Attachment Meets Trauma:
Disorganization and Dissociation From Childhood to Adulthood.

Preconference Workshops and Conference

DoubleTree Brussels Hotel, 9 - 11 March 2023 - Brussels


The general information section will contain all the latest information for our delegates.

General Information

Poster abstracts are now being accepted for December 23th, 2022 - ESTD-AFTD Conference.
Are accepted
  • Case studies
  • Experimental studies
  • Observational studies
Abstracts will be selected based on the following criteria:
  • Clearly defined goals and objectives
  • The status of the work in the literature in the field, its particularities and contributions in relation to what currently exists
  • Evaluation of data, relevance of data to the stated objectives
  • Clarity and clinical relevance to the care of the trauma patient
Accepted presenters must register for the conference.
Poster Categories: Topics must be related to:
  • Clinical
  • Research
Areas included are: Attachment and trauma, dissociative disorders/dissociative symptomatology, complex trauma, developmental trauma disorders
Submission Instructions:
Title should not exceed 75 characters
Word limit: no more than 3000 characters (including spaces)
Format: Double-spaced, 12 point Arial , Verdana, Calibri font.
Language : English or French
Deadline: December 23, 2022
Poster format
Poster size A0
Recommended poster sections (as applicable):
  • Title
  • Background
  • Objectives
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Discussion of the implications of trauma for care
  • Conclusion
Abstract Selection:
The scientific committee will select the top 20 abstracts based on the selection criteria listed at the top of this page.
Poster Submission:
Submit the poster abstract to Please include: Name and email address of primary author/corresponding author, organization, title and degree(s).