Available courses for health workers in peace issues

Mauvais traitements envers les enfants et les adolescents (Maltreatments against childen and adolescents)

Course level / degree:
Continuing education or vacational training
Related fields of medical peace work:
Prevention of self-induced, domestic and community violenceTrauma healing and reconciliation
Target groups:
PhysiciansOther health professionals
Country:
Switzerland
Institution:
University of Lausanne
Main Topics:
Maltreatment as a social phenomenon, its implications for all the persons concerned (victims, authors, professionals), and the system (law, social policy) in which professionnels have to exert their job in case of maltreatment
Aim:
Promoting a reflexive attitude vis-?-vis current and spontaneous reactions and attitudes concerning violence and maltreatment
Requirements:
all professionnals supposed to be in contact with maltreatment
Open to external students or non members:
Yes
Elective or obligatory:
Elective
Fee:
600 CHF
Duration:
6 full days
Contact hours:
Credits:
Teaching Methodologies:
Conferences followed by debates and workshops
Contact Details:
Prof. Claude Voelin, Institut de Psychologie, Faculté des SSP, Université de Lausanne, bât. Anthropole, 1015 Lausanne, e-mail: Claude.Voelin@unil.ch
Language:
French
Other comments:
Attachment provides course information from 2009.