INSIGHTS IN PSYCHIATRY

INSIGHTS IN PSYCHIATRY

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Code
74418
ACADEMIC YEAR
2020/2021
CREDITS
1 credits during the 3nd year of 9286 PSYCHIATRIC REHABILITATION TECHNIQUE (L/SNT2) GENOVA
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (PSYCHIATRIC REHABILITATION TECHNIQUE)
semester
1° Semester
modules
This unit is a module of:
Teaching materials

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Knowing role and meaning of cultural factors in the genesis and manifestation of mental illness and their influence in the development of therapeutic processes. Acquiring specific rehabilitation skills for prevention and functional recovery in multi-ethnic contexts, taking into account cultural and personal and collective history in the use of therapeutic methodologies and acquiring appropriate techniques and relational approaches. Acquiring general notions on the phenomenology of aging in its individual and social aspects and on the main characteristic pathologies of the elderly. Acquiring knowledge and skills on specific individual and/or group rehabilitation planning projects and operational skills in different contexts in relation to the repercussions of the psychogeriatric disorder on the individual, the family and society

 

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

Knowing role and meaning of cultural factors in the genesis and manifestation of mental illness and their influence in the development of therapeutic processes. Acquiring specific rehabilitation skills for prevention and functional recovery in multi-ethnic contexts, taking into account cultural and personal and collective history in the use of therapeutic methodologies and acquiring appropriate techniques and relational approaches. Acquiring general notions on the phenomenology of aging in its individual and social aspects and on the main characteristic pathologies of the elderly. Acquiring knowledge and skills on specific individual and/or group rehabilitation planning projects and operational skills in different contexts in relation to the repercussions of the psychogeriatric disorder on the individual, the family and society

Teaching methods

Frontal teaching, seminars

SYLLABUS/CONTENT


Development of ethno-psychiatric thought; Cultural psychology; Determinants of Health; Culture and treatment process; Migration; Aging; Nosography of cultural bound pathologies according to modern classification systems; Clinical cases interpreted in the light of the theories of different authors and observed by different sociological and ideological angles
 

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

In English:

Ernesto De Martino, "The Land of Remorse: A Study of Southern Italian Tarantism", Free Assn Books; 2005

Tobie Nathan and Isabelle Stangers, "Doctors and healers", Polity, 2018

Atwood D. Gaines, "Ethnopsychiatry: The Cultural Construction of Professional and Folk Psychiatries", State University of New York Press, 1996 

In Italian:

Inghilleri P, "Psicologia culturale", Raffaello Cortina, Milano, 2009

Beneduce R, Etnopsichiatria. "Sofferenza mentale e alterità fra storia, dominio e cultura", Carocci, 2007

Coppo Piero, "Le ragioni degli altri", Cortina, 2013

 

 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: Mon-Fri from 13:00 to 14.30 by appointment; Psychiatric Clinic, San Martino Hospital, Largo R. Benzi 10, pad 32A pietro.calcagno@gmail.com tel 3497273929

Exam Board

ANDREA AGUGLIA (President)

MARCELLA MACCAGNO

CARLOTTA BERRA

PIETRO CALCAGNO (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Frontal teaching, seminars

LESSONS START

I semester

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral examination

Assessment methods


The assessment of the acquisition of ethno-psychiatric skills will be done exclusively by oral examination with open questions
 

 

Exam schedule

Date Time Location Type Notes
08/06/2021 08:00 GENOVA Orale
22/06/2021 08:00 GENOVA Orale
06/07/2021 08:00 GENOVA Orale
28/09/2021 08:00 GENOVA Orale