prof. dr. sc. Kristina Urbanc
prof. dr. sc.
Kristina Urbanc

Social worker, licensed in sistemic family therapy, integrative child  psychotherapy  and supervision in psychosocial work; works as Full Professor at the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Law, Department of Social Work and is a chair of Social Theory and Methods Unit. She holds MA and PhD in Social Pedagogy. Special research interests: users' perspective in social work practice, theory and research; social work with people with disability; professional competences and ethics in social work; helping theories. Teaching activities: Social casework; Creative Methods in Social Work; Social work from the users' perspective; Methods of supervision; Integrative social work; Field placement for 2nd and 5th year students.


Published papers recorded in the Croatian Scientific Bibliography Database (CROSBI)

List of select projects

K. Urbanc participated as  a project leader  (2008 – 2009) at international project  “Service users as experience experts in social work education” financed by IASSW; as a research partner at project "The Multi-Dimensional Analysis of Social Inclusion of Children and Students with Disabilities in Educational Process (2013 - 2014)" financed by IPA; as a researcher in the project "Children, Youth, Families and Social Development in Croatia (2006-2013)" financed by Croatian Ministry of Science; as researcher in the project "Children from care-equalizing possibilities for their participation in higher education (2013 - 2014)" financed by the University of Zagreb..