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

PHYSIOTHERAPY IN DEVELOPMENTAL AGE - METODOLOGIE ABILITATIVE-RIABILITATIVE E PSICOMOTORIE NELLO SVILUPPO 0-6 ANNI

Course code
4S007294
Name of lecturer
Benedetta Pini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
1
Academic sector
MED/48 - NURSING IN NEUROPSYCHIATRY AND REHABILITATION
Language of instruction
Italian
Site
VERONA
Period
FISIO VR 3^ anno - 1^semestre dal Oct 1, 2020 al Dec 18, 2020.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Understanding the meaning of the re-habilitation in infants and adolescents.
Learning the child physiological development in its psychological, psychomotor and relational components.
Knowing how to identify the constructs of development analysing the child’s behavior.
Understanding the role of the pediatric rehabilitation team and other network resources involved in the child care process.
Knowing the "Family Centered Care", understanding the current panorama of multicultural families, the foreign child and the adopted child.

Syllabus

The child rehabilitation. The topics: care, taking care, rehabilitation, habilitation, psychomotricity. The documents: “Manifesto per la Riabilitazione del bambino”, “ICF-CY” and “Linee Guida per le attività di Riabilitazione”. The biopsychosocial approach: meaning, analysis of the roles of the resources involved (child-rehabilitation team-family-school-social contest) and references (law 104/92, definition DF, PDF and PEI). The "Family Centered Care" approach: definition, history and principles, and its feasibility in pediatric rehabilitation. Focus: multicultural families, the foreign child and the adopted child.
The development 0-6 years - basic principles: "neotenia", evolutionary concepts, the psychological birth.
Psychomotor development: motricity, body schema, tone, motor project, space-time organization, laterality, graphism, language (definition, structuring, evaluation).
The rehabilitation setting.
Observation of the child: observing moment and examination moment.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Ciro Pisaturo Appunti di psicomotricità. La pratica psicomotoria nella clinica neuropsichiatrica dell'età evolutiva Piccin-Nuova Libraria 1996 8829913197
Donatella Valente Fondamenti di riabilitazione in età evolutiva Carocci Faber 2009 9788874665549

Assessment methods and criteria

Written or oral exam.



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