Objectives and competences

This course is aimed at professionals who work with children and adolescents in the educational, social and clinical fields, which addresses the subjective background of the following symptoms: ADHD, ASD, conduct disorders, transsexuality in childhood, violence, bullying and new online addictions: these are symptoms that respond to diverse realities, so interdisciplinary work that invents ways to read and welcome each child and help them to develop their unique response is essential. The classes are interactive workshops, focused on the construction of cases and problems, from practice to new forms of applied theory.

Basic information

TypePostgraduate courses
CertificateExpert diploma
Faculty or schoolFacultat de Psicologia
Branch of knowledge
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Behavioural sciences and psychology
  • Education sciences
Mode of deliveryFace-to-face
Length of course1 academic year
Language(s) of instructionCatalan
Enrolment fee:First year: 900,00 €
An increase of 10% is applied to the price, up to a maximum of € 70, as administration fee
In-company placement(s):No
Classes begin:07/01/2025
Master's degree course homepage http://posgradoinfantojuvenil.com
ManagmentBatista Trobalon, Josep
Open pre-enrolmentYes
Lead to doctoral studiesNo
Admission for applicants not holding a degree qualification:Sí, amb crèdits pendents (10% o menys)

Objectives and competences


- To learn to address the most common social and psychological symptoms of childhood and adolescence.
- To acquire practical skills for interaction with children and adolescents who exhibit complex behaviours.
- Promote ways of networking with professionals from the social, clinical and educational fields.
- To elucidate the main ethical aspects involved in the specific work of professionals.
- To explain in what way life events shape the subjectivity of children and adolescents.

Access and admission

Applicant profile and access requirements

Recommended applicant profile

- Graduates in Psychology.
- Graduates in social education.
- Graduates in social work.
- Educators and monitors in the area of mental health.
- Graduates in Education.
- Teachers in early childhood education.
- Primary education teachers.
- Secondary school teachers.
- Graduates in medicine.

Access requirements and conditions

The course is also open to students with no prior university education, who will acquire the same knowledge and skills and receive a specific qualification for their learner group. Information on the access requirements and other conditions can be obtained from the course directors.



13/03/2024 06/01/2025

Contact us

Faculty or school where the course is taught

Address:Facultat de Psicologia de la UB
Passeig de la Vall d'Hebron, 171

08035 - Barcelona
Email address:hectorgarcia@ub.edu

For further enquiries

Address:Héctor García de Frutos
Passeig de la Vall d'Hebron, 171

08035 - Barcelona
Email address:hectorgarcia@ub.edu