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School of Psychology
CLINICAL DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
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Degree course details
Degree course type Second cycle degree D.M. 270/2004
Ps2292
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Degree course code PS2292
Activated in 2016/17
Year of degree course structure 2016/17
Class (Ministerial field of study code) LM-51 - Psychology
Degree issued
Branch Padova
Language Italian
Degree course tracks Common track
Related degree courses --
Other degree courses within the same class    PS1932 - COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE AND CLINICAL NEUROPSYCHOLOGY (Ord. 2017)
PS1091 - NEUROSCIENCE AND NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL REHABILITATION (Ord. 2017)
PS1089 - CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY (Ord. 2017)
PS1088 - CLINICAL DYNAMIC PSYCHOLOGY (Ord. 2017)
PS1978 - APPLIED COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY (Ord. 2017)
PS1090 - DEVELOPMENTAL AND EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY (Ord. 2017)
PS2381 - PSYCHOLOGY OF COMMUNITY, WELLNESS PROMOTION, AND SOCIAL CHANGE
PS1735 - PSICOLOGIA DI COMUNITÀ
PS1087 - SOCIAL, WORK AND COMMUNICATION PSYCHOLOGY (Ord. 2017)

Degree programme regulations Regulations Rector's decree and regulations, issued on 24/05/2017 with RD n. 1744/2017
Annex 1 General description of educational activities
Annex 2 Study progression and proposed educational activities (course units, contact hours, credits, relevant subject areas, teaching-learning methodology, etc.)
Annex 3 Plans of studies (tracks) which do not require further approval by the Degree Course Council

Brief description of the degree course
Characteristics and objectives
The second cycle degree course in Developmental Clinical Psychology prepares the students for the profession of Psychologist (after postgraduate training, the State Examination, and the enrollment in a Regional Register for Psychologists - Section A).

A strong multidisciplinary approach, as well as the integration between methods belonging to the current clinical and research models in developmental clinical psychology, structure the course offer.
This is reflected by the organization of the course offer, the contents provided, and the organization of the individual lessons, in which students will have the oportunity to learn from most updated contents.
The second cycle degree course furnishes theoretical knowledge and operational tools, useful for the training of skilled professionals working in the clinical practice and in research contexts.

The second cycle degree course in Developmental Clinical Psychology is characterized by the adoption of an integrated approach to the assessment and the description of typical developmental pathways.
At the same time, the graduate will be able to identify atypical, dysfunctional and psychopathological features, with particular attention to new pathologies emerging in children, adolescents and families (Eg. new addictions, psychopathology and interventions in early childhood, research in psychotherapy, the parental function, etc.).
In the same way, the central aspects of the course are derived from the most innovative contributions of Infant Research, Developmental Neuropsychology, Cognitive Sciences and Methodology for clinical setting.

The second cycle degree course in Developmental Clinical Psychology is based on the study of cognitive and affective-relational development in typical, atypical and / or dysfunctional trajectories, risk factors and psychopathology.
Moreover, students will have the opportunity to study methods of observation, assessment , diagnosis, prevention, psychological treatment, and of effectiveness. The structure of the course represents an answer to the need for a master course rooted in the evidence based approaches, and that includes the focus on cognitive sciences and clinical methodology. The course also includes a part of the teaching provided in form of laboratories, and with the help of laboratory facilities, equipped for clinical developmental research. Finally, the second cycle degree course posit internship activities, that might be carried out within the University and in qualified structures of the region/country.


Occupational opportunities
After a one-year postgraduate internship and the State Examination, the graduate in Developmental Clinical Psychology is allowed to access to the Regional Registers for Psychologists. He/She will also have all requirements for the enrollment in the Schools of Specialization in Psychotherapy.

The Developmental Clinical Psychologist can pursue the following occupational careers: (a) Psychotherapy: competencies of observation, diagnosis, and prevention, acquired during the Master degree, will be deepened through the psychotherapeutic training and then applied in the clinical work with Health Services taking dealing with children and families. Here, the Developmental Clinical Psychologist will work in both public and private contexts, and will contribute to the implementation of interventions aimed at the prevention, protection or recovery; (B) Research career in clinical contexts (e.g. with at-risk samples); here, the graduate in Developmental Clinical Psychology can attempt to National and International Doctoral Programs, thanks to the methodological, statistical, and experimental skills gained during the second cycle degree course. Indeed, the second cycle degree course's curriculum is in line with the most up-to-date models and research methods available and shared worldwide by the Scientific community.

Course calendar
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Links
Ministerial websites Universitaly
Academic reference structures School of Psychology
Department of Developmental Psychology and Socialisation
Chair of the Degree Course Teachers' Council ALESSANDRA SIMONELLI

Accreditation and Assessment Team Members
Docente ALTOE' GIANMARCO
Docente FARRONI TERESA
Docente SESSA PAOLA
Presidente GAV SIMONELLI ALESSANDRA
Stakeholder ANTONIOLI MARIA ELISA
Stakeholder BARSOTTI RICCARDO
Studente BORAN GIOVANNA
Studente SONA ELISA

Course units available for each Academic Year of the degree course
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Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
COMMON PSP6074677 3 1st Year First
semester
ITA SILVIA SALCUNI
COMMON PSP6074670 3 1st Year First
semester
ITA DANIELA DI RISO
COMMON PSP6074607 6 1st Year First
semester
ITA ALESSANDRA SIMONELLI
COMMON PSP6074637 6 1st Year First
semester
ITA EMILIA FERRUZZA
COMMON PSO2044206 6 1st Year First
semester
ENG TERESA FARRONI
COMMON PSP6074601 6 1st Year First
semester
ITA ELOISA VALENZA
COMMON PSP6074671 3 1st Year First
semester
ITA MARINA MISCIOSCIA
COMMON PSP6074678 3 1st Year First
semester
ENG ROBERTO DE VOGLI
COMMON PSP4065362 3 1st Year First
semester
ITA MARIA ELISA ANTONIOLI
COMMON PSP6074659 3 1st Year First
semester
ITA ELISA DI GIORGIO
COMMON PSP6074558 6 1st Year Second
semester
ITA SABRINA BONICHINI
COMMON PSP6074673 3 1st Year Second
semester
ITA MARIA CRISTINA GATTO ROTONDO
COMMON PSP6074600 6 1st Year Second
semester
ITA GIANMARCO ALTOE'
COMMON PSP6074578 6 1st Year Second
semester
ITA GIOVANNI MENTO
COMMON PSP6074683 3 1st Year Second
semester
ITA PAOLA SESSA
COMMON PSP6074599 6 1st Year Second
semester
ITA PAOLA SESSA
COMMON PSP6074675 3 1st Year Second
semester
ITA SIMONE CUTINI
COMMON PSP6074672 3 1st Year Second
semester
ITA TERESA FARRONI
COMMON PSP6074602 6 1st Year Second
semester
ITA TIZIANA POZZOLI
COMMON PSP6074658 3 1st Year Second
semester
ITA SABRINA BONICHINI
COMMON PSP6074640 3 1st Year Second
semester
ITA GIANMARCO ALTOE'
COMMON PSP6074674 3 2nd Year First
semester
ITA PIETRO DE CARLI
COMMON PSP6074597 6 2nd Year First
semester
ITA IRENE TOLDO
COMMON PSP6074608 6 2nd Year First
semester
ITA SILVIA SALCUNI
COMMON PSP6074604 6 2nd Year First
semester
ITA PAOLO MICHIELIN
COMMON PSP6074657 6 2nd Year First
semester
ITA ALESSANDRA SIMONELLI
COMMON PSP6074777 3 2nd Year First
semester
ITA TERESA GAVARUZZI
COMMON PSP6074686 3 2nd Year First
semester
ITA ALESSIO PORRECA
COMMON PSP6074685 3 2nd Year First
semester
ITA RICCARDO BARSOTTI
COMMON PSP6074610 6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG ROBERTO DE VOGLI
COMMON PSP6074611 6 2nd Year Second
semester
ITA PAOLA FACCHIN
COMMON PSP6074579 6 2nd Year Second
semester
ITA LUCIA BUSATTA
COMMON PSP6075319 6 2nd Year Second
semester
ITA MICOL PAROLIN

Internships and traineeships
Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
COMMON PSL1003924 16 2nd Year Annual ITA SABRINA BONICHINI

Final examination
Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
COMMON PSP6074606 17   Annual ITA