Objectives and competences

The aim of the lifelong learning master's degree in Child Neuropsychology is to train graduates in Psychology in neuropsychology diagnosis and intervention in childhood and adolescence. Notably, this master's degree course offers 2,000 hours of placements in specialized, leading centres such as Sant Joan de Déu. In addition, the course offers the total hours of theoretical training required by the Spanish National Accreditation of Psychologists Specialized in Clinical Neuropsychology.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateLifelong learning master's degree certificate
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Psicologia
Branch of knowledge
  • Behavioural sciences and psychology
Mode of deliveryFace-to-face
Length of course2 academic years
Language(s) of instructionCatalan;Spanish
Enrolment fee:First year: 4.000,00 €
Second year: 4.000,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):Yes
Classes begin:04/09/2023
Master's degree course homepage https://masternpsinfantil.wixsite.com/website
ManagmentPueyo Benito, Roser
Open pre-enrolmentNo
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:No

Objectives and competences


- Acquire advanced training in child neuropsychology focused on the professional specialization in the diagnosis and neuropsychological intervention in childhood.
- To acquire knowledge on the normal and altered development of the nervous system and its relation with cognitive and emotional behaviour and function.
- Learn to use neuropsychological tests and other techniques to assess the functioning of the child, identify strengths and weaknesses, and diagnose the disorder.
- Learn how to plan, implement, and assess intervention strategies.
- Acquire the knowledge required to join multidisciplinary teams and also the fundamentals to design and present scientific work from the data obtained in clinical contexts.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

Graduates in psychology.

Access requirements and conditions


Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Hospital Sant Joan de Déu
Passeig Sant Joan, 2

08950 - Esplugues del Llobregat
Email address:

For further enquiries

Address:Facultat de Psicologia-Universitat de Barcelona
Passeig de la Vall d'Hebron, 171

08035 - Barcelona
Email address:master.neuropsicologia.infantil@ub.edu
Telephone:933 125 009
Observations:The website has been generated:
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