Helena Backlund Wasling: Neuroscientist from Göteborgs Universitet and Sahlgrenska Akademien and lecturer with a specialized focus on the human brain, the neural and psychological mechanisms for touch and social interactions. She will lecture on the effects of the human touch.
Robert Shaw: Osteopath and PhD in psychotherapy working in Sweden with a special interest in the psychological aspects of osteopathic practice. He will lecture on the effects of trauma and stress assessment in the osteopathic clinical setting.
Tobias Sundberg: Researcher from Karolinska Institutet, Sofiahemmet Högskola and University of Technology Sydney as well as physiotherapist and MD, currently conducting a study on evidence based medicine in manual medicine, will report on his findings.
Tom Eirik Bjørkli: Osteopath active in Kristiansand, Norway with a special interest in the psychological aspects of pain management and Acceptance Commitment Theory (ACT).
Gabriela Jones: Registered psychologist and lecturer at Göteborgs Universitet. She is a specialist within Work and Organizational Psychology and will hold a workshop in Compassioned Focus Therapy for clinicians.