Theories of community mental health

Degree: 1
Year: 3
Study program: Social work

Holder: Mojca Urek

Subject content:

Views on mental health since antiquity. Past and parallel models of treating mental distress and disturbing behaviour. Achievements and critiques of the psychiatric model. Stigma. Phenomenology of mental health and disorder. Personal experiences. Selected concepts of community care: deinstitutionalisation, normalisation, empowerment, antidiscriminatory practice, risk.