Netherlands, Utrecht

Depression management and suicide prevention

when 7 July 2014 - 18 July 2014
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee EUR 890

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 but also be prevented and treated as long 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 life of patients and family having problems with mood disorders and /or self-destructive behaviour.
Our vision of sharing expertise in this area is strongly driven by using a variety of ways to integrate the following teaching parts: relevant scientific overviews by lectures, skill demonstrations, reflective exercises, working groups and student presentations.

Course leader

Marlou de Kuiper

Target group

Medical, nursing, para-medic, psychology, philophy, sociology students at Bachelor or Master level.

Course aim

The course aims to enlarge the professional and academic competences to adress working with or on behalf depressed and/or suicidal individuals.

Credits info

5 EC
Certificate of attendance

Fee info

EUR 890: • € 890 - Course + course materials + housing
• € 555 - Course + course materials


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

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