Department of Psychology and Social Work

The Department of Psychology and Social Work aims at providing students with theoretical knowledge around the field of psychology and social work and the corresponding scientific and professional skills. It provides accompanied practical experience and practical experience (through fieldwork) in order to prepare competent and effective professionals in the field of social work. It also aims at helping each individual student develop the skills necessary so that they will be able as professional psychologists and social workers, both on their own and collectively, to promote mental health, social change and empower individuals, families, groups and communities. Through education and research, the Department contributes to the dissemination of psychology and social work the knowledge and values and to the understanding and alleviation of psychological and social problems.