Netherlands, Utrecht

Depression Management and Suicide Prevention

when 2 July 2018 - 13 July 2018
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 575

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 can also be prevented and treated as long as a multidisciplinary approach is fostered. In this summer school course we will address 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.

You will have the privilege of working with students from many different countries and disciplines The lectures and workshops will be provided by a complementary team of expert lecturers. They carry decades of clinical experience in working with depressed and suicidal people. The combined knowledge and experience of lecturers and students makes up for a wonderful and inspiring two weeks.

Course leader

Marlou de Kuiper

Target group

All those interested in improving the quality of support to people with depression and/or suicidal thoughts/attempts.

Course aim

You will gain knowledge and insight through: relevant scientific overviews by lectures, skill demonstrations and practices, reflective exercises, working groups and student presentations.

Credits info

3 EC
Certificate of Attendance

Fee info

EUR 575: Course + course materials
EUR 350: Housing


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

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