2023-2024 / PSYC0056-2

Assessment and prevention methods in health psychology


10h Th, 20h Pr

Number of credits

 Master in public health (120 ECTS) (Transitional programme)3 crédits 


Anne-Marie Etienne

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Digital tools and "health" consultations

Chronic illness and its consequences

Motivational interviewing


The humanization of care

Adherence to treatment

Caregiver-patient communication

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The main objective is to learn working in a biopsychosocial approach.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Paper presentations in an interactive seminar format

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face course

Additional information:

Participation of course

Recommended or required readings

The book "Agir pour sa santé"
To get the book: https://sqrbooks.fr/product/les-moocies-agir-pour-sa-sante/

Written work / report

Additional information:

Written report worth 20 points.

The evaluation criteria will be described during the first course and submitted in PDF format on e-Campus and / or MyULiege.

If the University were to return to distance education, the evaluation criteria would remain the same: a written report for a value of 20 points.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

The course will be organized during the first quadrimester of the 2021-2022 academic year.
The presence of the course in the audience will be in accordance with the "color" code decided by the University of Liège.
Students are encouraged to check their emails very regularly.


ETIENNE Anne-Marie (AM.Etienne@uliege.be)

Health Psychology Unit, University of Liège Quartier Village 2  - Rue de l'aunaie 30 - 4000 Liège
Tél : 04/366 46 53 

Association of one or more MOOCs

The MOOC entitled 'Agir pour sa santé (Y1)' is associated with this course.
The MOOC entitled 'Psychologue et orthophoniste : l'EBP au service du patient (Y2)' is associated with this course.