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School of Psychology
Course unit
PSO2043215, A.A. 2019/20

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Information on the course unit
Degree course First cycle degree in
PS1085, Degree course structure A.Y. 2017/18, A.Y. 2019/20
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 9.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY
Department of reference Department of Philosophy, Sociology, Education and Applied Psychology
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Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Teacher in charge GIAN PIERO TURCHI M-PSI/08

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Core courses M-PSI/08 Clinical Psychology 9.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year 2nd Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
Hours of
Individual study
Lecture 9.0 63 162.0 No turn

Start of activities 01/10/2019
End of activities 18/01/2020
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2017 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
7 2019/20 01/10/2019 30/11/2020 TURCHI GIAN PIERO (Presidente)
CIGOLINI DILETTA (Membro Effettivo)
LALISCIA BARBARA (Membro Effettivo)
VENDRAMINI ALEXIA (Membro Effettivo)
6 2018/19 01/10/2018 30/11/2019 TURCHI GIAN PIERO (Presidente)
CIGOLINI DILETTA (Membro Effettivo)
LALISCIA BARBARA (Membro Effettivo)
VENDRAMINI ALEXIA (Membro Effettivo)

Prerequisites: no prerequisite required
Target skills and knowledge: Knowledge of epistemological, theoretical, conceptual and methodological tools for the study of Clinical Psychology, with particular attention to health issues.
Epistemological and theoretical foundation of the dialogical model and its basic assumptions.
Examination methods: Written test with long essay questions and oral exam.
The questions require: a) to argue his answers; b) provide operational examples.
Assessment criteria: The tests are evaluated for the relevance and adequacy of the argumentation and for the accuracy of the contents used.
Course unit contents: a) Epistemological assumptions in clinical psychology
b) operational tools for health promotion in the Community;
c) Organizational diagnosis methods, accident risk and management efficiency assessment
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: The lessons will offer a basic preparation on some areas of clinical psychology and require active student participation.
During the lectures period, seminars will be held for teaching support. Seminars will cover the topics of the course.
Additional notes about suggested reading: In addiction to the bibliography below, for the exam it is also required one of the following:
-Foucault M., L'ordine del discorso;
-Wittgenstein L., Ricerche filosofiche
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Turchi G.P., Manuale critico di psicologia clinica. Prolegomeni allo studio scientifico della Psicologia Clinica per la Salute. Napoli: Edises, 2016. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Turchi G.P., Vendramini A., De rerum salute. Teoria e prassi per un’architettura dei servizi generativi di salute. Napoli: Edises, 2016. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Turchi G.P., Dati senza numeri: per una metodologia dei dati informatizzati testuali MADIT. Bologna: Monduzzi Editore, 2009. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Turchi G.P., Perno A., Modello medico e psicopatologia come interrogativo. Padova: Domeneghini Editore, 2009. Cerca nel catalogo