Clinical Psychology (2015/2016)

Course code
4S00775
Name of lecturer
Valeria Donisi
Coordinator
Valeria Donisi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-PSI/08 - CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Sem. IB dal Nov 9, 2015 al Jan 17, 2016.

Lesson timetable

Sem. IB
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 1:15 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall LISSS 4  
Wednesday 9:15 AM - 12:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall LISSS 3 from Dec 16, 2015  to Jan 13, 2016
Wednesday 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Messedaglia from Nov 25, 2015  to Nov 25, 2015
Wednesday 2:00 PM - 5:15 PM lesson Lecture Hall Messedaglia from Dec 2, 2015  to Dec 2, 2015

Learning outcomes

The course aims to face the theoretical and methodological peculiarities which characterize psychology as a clinical discipline. Aspects of an effective communication with clients will be provided.

Syllabus

Evolution and definition of clinical psychology
Instruments of clinical psychology
Clinical interview: characteristics and instruments
Effective communication
Communication skills to manage difficult interactions
Elements of psycho-diagnosis in adult age
How to prevent and manage burn-out

Texts for the exam
1) Sanavio Ezio; Cornoldi Cesare (2010) Psicologia clinica, 2 ed. Il Mulino, Bologna

Slides

Assessment methods and criteria

Written examination (multiple choice and open questions)

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016