Bachelor's degree in Physiotherapy (to qualify as a physiotherapist) (Rovereto)

Cognitive rehabilitation - METODOLOGIA DELLA RIABILITAZIONE DELLE FUNZIONI COGNITIVE

Course code
4S000900
Name of lecturer
Giulia Guglielmetti
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
MED/48 - NURSING IN NEUROPSYCHIATRY AND REHABILITATION
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
FISIO ROV 2^ ANNO - 2^ SEMESTRE dal Feb 20, 2017 al Mar 31, 2017.

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Lesson timetable

FISIO ROV 2^ ANNO - 2^ SEMESTRE

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Learning outcomes

The course program will cover the basic principles related to the rehabilitation of the higher cortical functions. The main cognitive disorders will also be analyzed in relation to their possible influence on the motor recovery. We will also cover the main research areas within the neuropshycological rehabilitation and we will go through examples of the correlation between theory and empirical data for the most relevant pathologies.

Syllabus

- General aspects of cognitive rehabilitation
- Cerebral plasticity and its consequences for rehabilitation
- Deficit of attention. rehabilitation
- Neglect Syndrome: rehabilitation for adults and children
- Apraxia Syndrome: rehabilitation
- Deficit of memory: rehabilitation
- Cognitive rehabilitation in dementia
- Disesecutive syndromes: rehabilitation

Assessment methods and criteria

Written and oral exam

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017






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