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Short about study course

Credit points / ECTS:8 / 12
Course supervisor: Ieva Rugina
Study type:Pilna laika
Course level:Bachelor
Target audience:Medical Services; Rehabilitation
Language:Latvian
Branch of science:Medicine; Health Care

Objective

To apply previously acquired theoretical knowledge into practice, to improve practical skills and their competence in order to be able to work independently as an occupational therapist in mental health care.

Prerequisites

Psychology, psychiatry, occupational therapy.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge

Students will be able to find, choose and explain the tactics of occupational therapy intervention strategies working with a variety of psychiatric nosology patients.

Skills

Students will be able to collect systematic information to evaluate the patient, to comply with ethical standards and confidentiality. To communicate, to build a therapeutic relationship and to cooperate with the patient and other professionals. To plan, to document the treatment process and assess its effectiveness. Will be able to organise and manage the group sessions. Will be able to plan and use time effectively.

Competence

Will be able to formulate and analyse a person with mental health problems occupational performance difficulties, to develop and implement the intervention plan.

Study course planning

Planning period:Year 2015, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Occupational Therapy7Bachelor’sRequiredIeva Rugina, Anda Beķere
Planning period:Year 2016, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Occupational Therapy7Bachelor’sRequiredIeva Rugina
Planning period:Year 2017, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Occupational Therapy7Bachelor’sRequiredIeva Rugina
Planning period:Year 2018, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Occupational Therapy7Bachelor’sRequiredIeva Rugina, Anda Beķere, Vladlena Buravcova, Nataļja Cīrule, Kristīne Šņukute
Planning period:Year 2019, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Occupational Therapy7Bachelor’sRequiredIeva Rugina, Anda Beķere, Vladlena Buravcova, Kristīne Šņukute, Nataļja Cīrule
Planning period:Year 2020, Autumn semester
Study programmeStudy semesterProgram levelStudy course categoryLecturersSchedule
Occupational Therapy7Bachelor’sRequiredVladlena Buravcova, Nataļja Cīrule, Kristīne Šņukute, Anda Beķere, Ieva Rugina