Project SPOLU ("Together") - Czech psychology and medicine students volunteering in psychiatric institutions

Barbora Chvatalova

Masaryk University

Founder & manager of Projekt SPOLU, an initiative securing long-term cooperation of psychology & medical students, psychiatric patients (mostly hospitalized) and medical staff in psychiatric facilities across the Czech Republic. Currently works as a Data Management Coordinator in a Destigmatization team of Social Psychiatry department in the Czech National Institute of Mental Health. 

Jana Muronova

Masaryk University

Education coordinator in Projekt SPOLU. Currently enrolled in doctoral program Clinical psychology. Works as a psychologist in an assertive community team in Sdruzeni PRAH – the biggest provider of psychosocial support for people with mental health diseases in Moravia region.

Abstract

Project SPOLU is an innovative platform, linking students of psychology and medicine, psychiatric patients and medical staff in psychiatric facilities across the Czech Republic. Hundreds of volunteers are regularly visiting... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Barbora Chvatalova (Masaryk University)
  2. Jana Muronova (Masaryk University)

Topic Areas

Art therapy , Other approaches to working for change , Other organisational approaches

Session

SAPM POS » Poster presentations (12:30 - Saturday, 2nd September, The Guild, Stanley Lecture Theatre)

Presentation Files

Projekt_SPOLU_poster.pdf