75299 - Psychiatry -

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This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Good health and well-being Reduced inequalities

Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student will be able to recognize the main psychiatric syndromes of the whole life spectrum.

Course contents

-Psychiatry and physical therapy: what are the possible correlations? A focus on psychotropic drugs induced side-effects.

-Clinical features and treatment of schizophrenia and other psychotic spectrum disorders.

-Clinical features and treatment of mood disorders and anxiety disorders.

-Mental disorders related to addiction.

-Eating disorders.

-Burnout and assertiveness.


References will be provided during the course.

Teaching methods

Traditional lessons supported by slides and video.

Assessment methods

Oral questions.

Office hours

See the website of Anna-Rita Atti