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Theres Wess

Physiotherapist
Academic Staff


T: +43 1 606 68 77-4742
F: +43 1 606 68 77-4709

Room: D.2.26
Favoritenstraße 226
1100 Wien


Lectures 2020/21

Health Sciences

> Supervised Contemplation of the Clinical Placement…
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Supervised Contemplation of the Clinical Placement 2 SE

Lector: Andrea Buresch-Kirner, MSc, Gerhard Eder, MSc MSc, Angelika Eder, MSc, Mag.a Silke Gruber, MMSPhty, Elisabeth Grünberger, Dipl.Med.Päd.in Franziska Höhne, Dr. Ingrid Kaltenbrunner, Mag.a Meike Klinger, Bakk., Claudia Manhartsberger, Carina Preinfalk, Katarina Sadovnik, Mag.a Claudia Schume, Christine Stelzhammer, MEd, Theres Wess, Christina Wiegele

1SWS
1ECTS

Lecture contents

Supervised counselling during the education at the university of applied sciences and reflection on work placement focusing on handling questions and problems arising in a multi-professional context.

Assessment methods

No exam; attendance only

Teaching methods

Seminar

Language

German

> Contemplation of the Clinical Placement 3 ILV
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Contemplation of the Clinical Placement 3 ILV

Lector: Dr. Sabine Copar, PT, BSc, Gerhard Eder, MSc MSc, Angelika Eder, MSc, Elisabeth Jelem-Zdrazil, Manuela Kundegraber, MSc, Elisabeth Pilsl, Christa Timmerer-Nash, Theres Wess, Renate Zettl, MBA PhDr.

1SWS
1ECTS

Lecture contents

Students will be stimulated to combine and apply the obtained knowledge and skills from previous lectures to real models. The analysis from the assessment results, the identification of functional and structural problems, and the application of all physiotherapeutic skills obtained so far, is the main content of this course.
The physiotherapy action is supported by research of current scientific literature and thus provides a connection to evidence-based physiotherapy.
Counselling in a physiotherapeutic context should deepen the ability to represent the own Profession.

Assessment methods

immanent examination character

Teaching methods

supervised practice, reflexion of counselling work

Language

German

> Professional development 1 ILV
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Professional development 1 ILV

Lector: FH-Prof.in Mag.a Dr.in Ursula Eckler, Angelika Eder, MSc, Mag.a Silke Gruber, MMSPhty, Katarina Sadovnik, Michaela Strauss, MSc, Christa Timmerer-Nash, Theres Wess

1SWS
1ECTS

Lecture contents

Come together (1. Week): Getting to know colleagues and lecturers
Getting in contact and establishing relationships by using professional techniques
MAHARA-training including start of a personal e-portfolio
Self-assessment-tools and tools to visualize personal competences
Introduction to concepts of competence development and professional development
Self-reflexion as part of personality development
“SMART” Goal-setting
Tools to evaluate goal attainment (f.ex. goal attainment scale)
Reflexion talks

Assessment methods

Continuous assessment
Participation; prerequisite: (to do/to work on an) e-Portfolio, a self-assessment form, and goalsetting

Teaching methods

Presentation and activating methods, learning on the model, working on a portfolio (MAHARA)

Language

German

> Physiotherapeutical process in the professional fi…
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Physiotherapeutical process in the professional field ILV

Lector: Gerhard Eder, MSc MSc, Angelika Eder, MSc, Andrea Greisberger, MSc, Birgit Kunerth, MSc, Theres Wess

2SWS
2ECTS

Lecture contents

Legal scope of professional education and the profession itself (FHSG, AV, MTDG)
Profile of competencies
ICF-model
Concept of diversity
The physiotherapeutic process
Basics of communication skill training
Basics of Clinical Reasoning
Development of the profession and its position within the national health system
Core competences and interfaces of related professions within the interdisciplinary team
The physiotherapists role in multiprofessional teams
National and international professional organisations and associations
Data protection and medical devices

Assessment methods

Final exam

Teaching methods

Presentation and activating methods e.g. role plays

Language

German

> Gynecology/obstetrics/urology 1 ILV
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Gynecology/obstetrics/urology 1 ILV

Lector: Katharina Meller, Christine Stelzhammer, MEd, Theres Wess

1SWS
1ECTS

Lecture contents

Peculiarities of the physiotherapeutic process in the obstetrics and puerperal phase, as well as in selected pathologies in the field of gynaecology, urology and proctology
Specific assessments and test procedures
Perceptional training of the pelvical and abdominal area (zone)
Exercises for the pelvic floor: selective, active, reactive , as well the trunk system
Instruction for self-inspection/self-palpation
Strategy, implemetation, reflection/evaluation and modification of physiotherapeutic group therapy in selected problems in the field of gynaecology/obstetrics /urology
Present body of evidence

Assessment methods

Final exam

Teaching methods

Presentation and active-learning method, e.g.: group puzzle, role play, market place, own experience, practicing on the model

Language

German

> Neurological rehabilitation 1 ILV
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Neurological rehabilitation 1 ILV

Lector: Susanne Burian, Mag. Karin Jäger, Elfriede Jeglitsch, Dr. Martin Kohlmann, Elisabeth Pilsl, Katarina Sadovnik, Theres Wess

4.5SWS
4.5ECTS

Lecture contents

Basics of brain function, hemmorhagic and ischemic stroke in the central nervous system
Medical examination, diagnostics, assessments and treatment with focus on regulation of muscle tone
Pathophysiology and treatment of the upper motor neuron syndrom in general, stroke and various dysfunctions of higher brain performances
Basics of physiotherapeutic examination, assessments and specific treatments of these syndroms, including facial palsy
Neurodevelopmental treatment of the upper motor neuron syndrom shown in the example of stroke
Current evidence

Assessment methods

Final exam

Teaching methods

Presentating and activating methods, group puzzle, learning and practicing on a model, video-analysis and/or demonstration of treatment on real patients

Language

German

Publications

The publications of Theres Wess written at FH Campus Wien can be found in our publication database, others in the personal web space.