Crisis intervention and supervision

Seminar, 1.00 ECTS


Course content

In this course the role of the midwife in situations of crisis and developmental crises („becoming parents“) are examined. The students are introduced into the topic of crisis intervention (definition of crisis, types of crises, trauma, causes of crises, course of crises, crisis intervention, reflexion by using practical examples). This course offers the opportunity to carry out group supervision of crisis situations experienced during the placement. (e.g. stillbirth, family violence, excessive demand on the mother and family etc.)

Learning outcomes