Social psychiatric continuing education - certificate course

For employees of the ZPSR - Centres for Psychosocial Rehabilitation in Carinthia

 

TARGETS

The aim of this certificate course is to provide participants with basic psychosocial and psychiatric knowledge for their professional activities. The participants acquire knowledge about psychiatric clinical pictures including treatment options and psychopharmacology. They get to know approaches of psychiatric care as well as special competences for communication with challenging clients or in challenging situations (crisis intervention, de-escalation management, etc.). Social psychiatric methods for the daily work with clients, such as empowerment, participation, inclusion and motivational work are dedicated to a separate module in the course. In addition, space will be created for sensitising staff and for reflective processes.

TARGET GROUP

This certificate course is a further training course for employees of the Centres for Psychosocial Rehabilitation Carinthia of all social and nursing professions of origin.The Centres for Psychosocial Rehabilitation (ZPSR) take over the essential part of long-term accommodation of people with mental illness in Carinthia.

Info & Contact

Your contact person

For questions about the course contact:

 

Melina Hierländer, BA
Administration CUAS Academy

+43 5 90500 4305
m.hierlaender@fh-kaernten.at 

Hauptplatz 12
9560 Feldkirchen in Kärnten

Level of qualification
Certificate course

 

Teaching units
75

 

Location
FH Carinthia Campus Feldkirchen, Hauptplatz 12, 9560 Feldkirchen

 

Duration of study
1 semester

 

Form of organization
part-time

 

Language of instruction
German

 

Organization & Dates

Scope
The certificate course comprises 1 semester and 5 semester hours per week or 75 teaching units.
Attendance of at least 80% per module is required for completion of the certificate course.

Module 1
Introduction to the course - the psychosocial field of work 

Module 2
Psychiatric clinical pictures and psychopharmacology

Module 3
Psychiatric nursing

Module 4
Communication in challenging situations

Module 5
Methods of social psychiatric care work

Course times
Friday from 13:30 to 19:45 and
Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Team

FH-Prof. Mag. Dr. Klaus Wettl
Scientific management

 

+43 5 90 500 4118
k.wettl[at]fh-kaernten[dot]at

Hauptplatz 12
9560 Feldkirchen in Kärnten

 

Mag.a Alexandra Liegl 
Head of CUAS Academy

+43 5 90500 4311
a.liegl[at]fh-kaernten[dot]at

Hauptplatz 12
9560 Feldkirchen in Kärnten

Melina Hierländer, BA
Administration CUAS Academy

+43 5 90500 4305
m.hierlaender@fh-kaernten.at 

Hauptplatz 12
9560 Feldkirchen in Kärnten