Client participation in social work

Continuing Education Course
  • Qualification awarded:
  • Duration:
    18 training units à 45 minutes, 2 days
  • Places per year:
    15 (at least)
  • Language of instruction:
  • Course fees:
    EUR 280
  • Trainer:
    Michaela Moser
  • Location:
    St. Pölten UAS
  • To register please e-mail:

Client participation in social organizations is a requirement. It needs (knowledge about) structures, framework conditions, participation theories and methods as well as the appropriate implementation for the respective field of action. The course provides an introduction to central topics and questions.

Course contents

  • Getting to know theories and methods of participation
  • Analysis of the requirements and framework conditions for successful client participation
  • Development of concrete application possibilities for client participation in one's own field of action
  • Reflection on critical situations and central challenges in participatory practice, development of solution strategies