Course: Consulting for People with Health and Social Handicap

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Course title Consulting for People with Health and Social Handicap
Course code KPEG/SBK11
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 3
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Jankovský Jiří, doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Vaněčková Olga, PhDr.
  • Jošt Jiří, doc. Mgr. CSc.
Course content
Topics: Society and the individual with handicap (or with special needs). Integration and inclusion - current trends. Conditions, areas and objectives of social integration. Counseling as part of a comprehensive rehabilitation. Background and objectives of counselling. Approaches, principles, methods in counselling. Communication in counselling work. Personality of a counsellor. Counselling facilities and institutions. Other forms of counselling help. Analysis of specific cases.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
The aim of this subject is to familiarize students with current options of counselling for disadvantaged people, show the latest trends in this field and to demonstrate the importance of helping people in difficult life situations on some selected practical examples.
Student knows the fundamental basis and principles governing consulting work, he is able to choose appropriate approaches in his own work with a client.
Prerequisites
not required

Assessment methods and criteria
Essay, Student performance assessment

Elaborating a case study.
Recommended literature
  • HVÁTALOVA, H.:. Jak se žije lidem s postižením. Praha: Portál, 2005.
  • JESENSKÝ, J.:. Základy komprehenzivní speciální pedagogiky. Hradec Králové: Gaudeamus, 2000.
  • LEHTA V. a kol.:. Základy inkluzivní pedagogiky. Praha: Portál 2010.
  • MULLER, O.:. Terapie ve speciální pedagogice. Olomouc, VUP, 2005.
  • NOVOSAD, L.:. Poradenství pro osoby se zdravotním a sociálním znevýhodněním. Praha: Portál 2009.
  • NOVOSAD, L.:. Základy speciálního poradenství. Praha: Portál, 2000.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Social Pedagogy (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Social Pedagogy (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Summer