Graduate Diploma in Chronic Illness and Childhood Behavioural Disorders


Este estudio ha sido validado por la UAB, dadas las extraordinarias circunstancias en las que nos encontramos, para impartir su docencia en formato no presencial, durante el curso 2020-2021, dependiendo de la situación sanitaria.

The Graduate Certificate in Chronic Illness and Childhood Behavioural Disorders aims to offer training in the area of mental disabilities, autism and child and adolescent behaviour.

It offers highly practical training geared towards professional practice of psychology together with theoretical learning about these disorders.


- The main objective is to offer students updated knowledge about intellectual disability, autism and child and adolescent behaviour.
- Understand and know how to use terms and criteria for diagnosis applied to psychopathology.
- Understand the main clinical sign and symptoms of intellectual disability, autism and child and adolescent behaviour.

- Know how to undertake a clinical interview.
- Know how to carry out an intervention programme.

Access requirements

Associate's degree in Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Special Education, Speech Therapy, Psychology, Psychopedagogy, Medicine.

Basic knowledge of the three official languages ​​of the program (Catalan, Spanish and English)is required.

Career opportunities

- Work in mental health teams
- Professional practice of Psychology
- School psychologist with Clinical Psychology training


Rosa Mª Bonet

Phone: 935811166



UAB Graduate Diploma

19 Edition
Places: 15
Orientation: Academic, Professional
Code: 1775/19
Price: 2100 ¤

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Modality: Onsite
Location: Casa de Convalescència, Hospital de Sant Pau. C/ Sant Antoni Maria Claret, 171.Barcelona
Dates: from 06/10/2020 to 30/09/2021
Teaching language:
Spanish (50%), Catalan (40%), English (10%)
Coordinating centres:
Departamento de Psicología Clínica y de la Salud
Collaborating centres:
ACIDH Associació Catalana d'Integració i Desenvolupament Humà
Amalgama-7 Centre d'atenció biopsicosocial
CDIAP Corporació Sanitària Parc Taulí (Sabadell)
CDIAP DAPSI (Cerdanyola)
CDIAP El Vendrell
CDIAP Olot i comarca (Olot)
CSMIJ Corporació Sanitària Parc Taulí ( Sabadell)
CSMIJ Gironès (Girona)
CSMIJ Hospital Mútua de Terrassa
CSMIJ Hospital St. Joan de Déu de Manresa
CSMIJ Hospital de Figueres
CSMIJ d'Osona (Consorci Hospitalari de Vic)
Centre Pla de l'Estany (Banyoles)
Centre TDAH Vallès (Sabadell)
Escola EE Fàsia
Escola EE Can Vila (Mollet del Vallès)
Escola EE Crespinell (Terrassa)
Escola EE Estel (Vic)
Escola EE Guru
Escola EE Rel
Escola EE Xaloc (Sabadell)
Fundació Planeta Imaginario
Fundació per la intervenció primerenca de l'Autisme
Institut de Diagnòsitc i Atenció Psiquiàtrica i Psicològica
Servei de Psicologia i Psiquiatria Hospital St. Joan de Déu (Espluges)
Unitat de Crisi d'Adolescents CASM Benito menni (St. Boi)

ENG/Centre de Psiquiatria i Psicologia

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