The Romanian team participated in the 11th National Conference with International Participation of the Romanian Society of Pathophysiology that took place on September 5-6, in Tg. Mures, Romania. The team from UMF Iasi presented the preliminary results about ”The effect of assertiveness training on the self-esteem, violence and stress response in adolescents”. In the framework of the European project, Lights camera and action: against dating violence, students were trained in 10 sessions (50 minutes each) through practical activities and in 5 other sessions do video-capsules. Psychological tests were administered before and after training: Maudsley violence scale, assertiveness schedule (interpersonal reactivity index), Rosenberg self-esteem, and perceived stress scale.