Speaker at the Meeting of the European Federation of Sport Psychology (FEPSAC) at the Olympic and Sports Committee in Romania.

Dr. Alessia Bruno presented the topic of Trauma and Performance with particular focus on athletes. Associations between underlying developmental traumas and performance issues (e.g. blocks, yips, anxiety,low self-esteem) were highlighted. It was discussed an innovative approach; BRAINSPOTTING, which aims at the complete resolution of performance issues and allows performers to expand and develop resilience. Brainspotting treatment was discussed in relation to working with adults and minors.