2023-2024 / PSYC1039-1

Questions On Adolescence


20h Th, 10h Pr

Number of credits

 Master in psychology (120 ECTS)3 crédits 


Martine Stassart


Martine Stassart

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

The course is centred around the study and the complication of psychodynamic and systemic processes implied in the adolescent problematic.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

To engage in reflection on the separation-individuation process in adolescence. To analyse and understand specifically adolescent symptomatology: behaviour problems, dependency, depression... ; to consider the specific nature of clinical treatment of adolescents.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

//Pré-requis: Réussite du cours PSYC1038-A: Psychologie de l'adolescence

Planned learning activities and teaching methods


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


Recommended or required readings

- KESTEMBERG, Evelyne. L'adolescence à vif. Presses universitaires de France, 2015.

- JEAMMET, Philippe, Les conduites de dépendance : Dimensions psychopathologiques communes. Paris, Masson, 2003.

- JEAMMET, Philippe, Anorexie, boulimie : les paradoxes de l'adolescence. Paris, Hachette littérature, 2004 (red. 2011)

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

oral exam

Written work / report

Additional information:


Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course


Martine Stassart - Phone: 04/366.23.93

Association of one or more MOOCs