Community Clinical Psychology

Course Information
TitleΚοινοτική Κλινική Ψυχολογία / Community Clinical Psychology
CodeΚΨΝ-201
FacultyPhilosophy
SchoolPsychology
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600016414

Programme of Study: Clinical Psychology and Neuropsychology

Registered students: 8
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Clinical PsychologyCompulsory Course215

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Total Hours26
Class ID
600131862
Course Type 2011-2015
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
There are no prerequisites for this module.
Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to • be familiar with the principles, theories and practices of community work in the field of mental health • understand the processes of designing, organising and evaluating community services for the prevention and treatment of mental health problems • be aware of the dominant perspectives on the role of sociocultual factors in the emergence and course of mental disorders • have developed skills for the analysis and evaluation of community services and interventions in the field of mental health
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course offers an introduction to the principles and practices of community clinical psychology. Through lectures, seminars and invited speaker presentations, students will be introduced to the principles of community work in the field of mental health and to designing, organising and evaluating community services for the prevention and treatment of mental disorders. The course will also cover dominant approaches to the role of sociocultural factors in the emergence and course of mental disorders, as well as the organisation and functioning of the existing mental health service system. The course will take place at the same time as students' placement in community mental health services, and in this context there will be consulting and suupervisory discussions with the students regarding their placement experiences.
Keywords
community clinical psychology, community mental health
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
Description
powerpoint presentations in lectures e-mail communcation with students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures361.4
Reading Assigment441.7
Written assigments501.9
Total1305
Student Assessment
Description
Inidividual essay with description and evaluation of a mental health service
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
Παγκόσμιος Οργανισμός Υγείας (2001). Έκθεση για την Παγκόσμια Υγεία 2001 – Ψυχική Υγεία: Νέα αντίληψη, νέα ελπίδα. Υπουργείο Υγείας και Κοινωνικής Αλληλεγγύης, Διεύθυνση Ψυχικής Υγείας. Παγκόσμιος Οργανισμός Υγείας (2003). Οργάνωση των υπηρεσιών ψυχικής υγείας. Υπουργείο Υγείας και Κοινωνικής Αλληλεγγύης, Διεύθυνση Ψυχικής Υγείας. Παγκόσμιος Οργανισμός Υγείας (2003). Συνηγορία για την ψυχική υγεία. Υπουργείο Υγείας και Κοινωνικής Αλληλεγγύης, Διεύθυνση Ψυχικής Υγείας. Στυλιανίδης, Σ. (Επιμ. Έκδ) (2015). Ενδυνάμωση και συνηγορία: Για μια δημοκρατία της ψυχικής υγείας. Αθήνα: Τόπος. Στυλιανίδης, Σ., και συνεργάτες (2014). Σύγχρονα θέματα κοινωνικής και κοινοτικής ψυχιατρικής: Για μια κριτική ανθρωποκεντρική ψυχιατρική. Αθήνα: Τόπος. Thornicroft, G., & Tansella, M. (2010). Για μια καλύτερη φροντίδα της ψυχικής υγείας: Ηθική και δεοντολογία, τεκμήρια και εμπειρία. Αθήνα: Τόπος.
Last Update
03-10-2018