Assessment, diagnosis and psychological intervention in abused minors (PEDIMET). Collaboration

Assessment, diagnosis and psychological intervention in abused minors (PEDIMET). Collaboration  

Funding: Department of Family Services and Sector of the Ministry of Employment and Social Policy.

Starting date: 2009 - present.

Users attended to: 89. I Want to Grow (QUIERO CRECER) has performed treatment in 15 cases involving these children.

 

Description of project / service: The project is aimed at children and young people aged between 4 and 17 with severe post-traumatic reactions resulting from exposure to family violence who are protected by the authorities.

The aim is to create a space for assessment, diagnosis and specialized treatment to respond to developmental, emotional and behavioral problems. In addition, they are provided with strategies for solving problems and coping in order to deal successfully with difficult situations in which they find themselves, enhancing their personal, physical and social development and ultimately providing them with integral care.