Netherlands, Utrecht (NL)

Depression Management and Suicide Prevention

when 6 July 2015 - 17 July 2015
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 ECTS
fee EUR 895

Our aim is to provide you with the latest evidence informed knowledge and skills around the area of depression management and suicide prevention. Both issues are worldwide highly prevalent and can be prevented and treated as long as a multidisciplinary approach is fostered. In this summer school course we will address to holistic and evidence based modalities to prevent adverse incidents, foster harm reduction and increase the quality of life of patients and family having problems with mood disorders and /or self-destructive behaviour.

The Faculty of Health at the University of Applied Science provides a two weeks summer school course: depression management and suicide prevention. You will have the privilege of working with students from 10 to 15 different countries at university schools of psychology, medicine, sociology, biology, political science, nursing and para-medic studies. The lectures and workshops will be provided by a complementary team of expert lecturers from: the Netherlands, Ireland, USA, Germany, UK, Greece, and Finland. All of them carry decades of clinical experience in working with depressed and suicidal people. Apart from that all lecturers have contributed in high level academic activities in this domain of expertise.

Course leader

Marlou de Kuiper

Target group

Professionals and students who work in social work and Health Care.

Course aim

Aim is to provide you with the latest evidence informed knowledge and skills around the area of depression management and suicide prevention.

Credits info

5 ECTS
Certificate of Attendance

Fee info

EUR 895: Course + course materials + housing


Students from the University of Applied Sciences (HU) will pay €100 for the course (without housing). Please contact the course leader for further information.

Will you attend a course on Healthcare or Life Science? As a student of Utrecht Summer School, you'll receive a 30% discount on all courses of Elevate Health, the online academy founded by Utrecht University and University Medical Center Utrecht. Elevate offers a broad curriculum of interactive online courses in the field of medical and veterinary sciences. After confirmation and payment of your Summer School course, you'll automatically receive your personal discount code to enroll in your Elevate course. Please visit the Elevate website to see the complete course overview.
EUR 555: Course + course materials

Scholarships

Utrecht Summer School doesn't offer scholarships for this course.

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