Bachelor's degree in Psychiatric Rehabilitation Techniques (to qualify as a psychiatric rehabilitation expert)(Rovereto)

Psychological and social foundations of individual and relational life - PSICOLOGIA CLINICA

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Name of lecturer
Loretta Berti
Number of ECTS credits allocated
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Language of instruction
TERP 1A2S - 2 periodo dal Apr 8, 2020 al May 24, 2020.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Providing an historical methodological matrix of clinical approach in psychology. Presenting communicative and relational tools to understand and manage the relationship with users and their families. Introducing features and modes to promote self-awareness in operators of their own emotional states


Evolution and definition of Clinical Psychology
The tools of clinical psychology
The clinical interview and its different phases
The communication techniques for information gathering and the management of emotions
The interpersonal motivational systems
The emotions and the mechanisms of defense
The response to illness, stress and coping
The motivational interview

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
William R. Miller e Stephen Rollnick Il colloquio motivazionale Erickson 2004
Sanavio E, Cornoldi C Psicologia Clinica. Ed. Il Mulino, Bologna. 2001
Rossi N Psicologia Clinica per le professioni sanitarie. Ed. Il Mulino, Bologna. 2004
Ripamonti e Clerici Psicologia e salute Il Mulino, Bologna 2008

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam with open questions and multiple choice alternatives and oral exam

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