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

Rehabilitation in old age psychiatry - PSICOGERIATRIA

Course code
4S000233
Name of lecturer
Lorenzo Gasperi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
2
Academic sector
MED/09 - INTERNAL MEDICINE
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
ROVERETO
Period
TERP 2A1S dal Oct 7, 2019 al Dec 6, 2019.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Awareness of aging process with its psychological, social and cultural issues
Knowing dementia and needs of people with dementia (i.e. BPSD and non-pharmachological treatments)

Syllabus

AGING
Demographic impact
Social and cultural issues
Cognition
Time (past, present, future)
Emotions and sexuality

PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN THE ELDERLY
Dementias (diagnostic criteria, clinical picture)
BPSD (non pharmachological treatment, assessment)
Depression

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Ploton L. La persona anziana Raffaello Cortina Editore, Milano 2003
Morton I. La persona con demenza – Approcci psicologici centrati sulla persona Erickson, Trento 2004
Katz R., Genevay B., Le emozioni degli operatori nella relazione di aiuto - Il controtransfert nel lavoro con gli anziani Erickson, Trento 1994
Mace Nancy L., Rabins Peter V. Una giornata di 36 ore. Prendersi cura della persona con demenza Erickson 2013 9788859003410

Assessment methods and criteria

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