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The Department of Psychology has 60 employees and 700 students, distributed across four study programmes. Our students graduate as psychologists, Master's and Bachelor candidates in psychology, and we also offer yearly study programmes.
The psychological clinic at the Department of Psychology, Faculty of Health Sciences is a low-threshold psychological service providing psychological examinations of patients and treatment. Examinations and treatment are part of the educational programme for psychology students, help to maintain the clinical skills of the health personnel at the Department of Psychology and are also carried out for development and research purposes.
Employees at Department of Psychology: