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Weekly themes 2020

Weekly themes 2020



Week 5 (Monday 27.1.- Friday 31.1.) Start of the programme. Grouping. Environmental Issues. Autisms. Adapted Sports.

  • Mr. Jyrki Vilhu, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences
  • Ms Delaran Jamshidi, Kajaani University of Applied Sciences
  • Ms. Nea Kujala, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences
  • Mrs. Tuuli Tukiainen, Vierumäki Infra Ltd.
  • Dr. Erwin Borremans, Live Vocational Institute, Helsinki

Week 6 (Monday 3.2.- Friday 7.2.) Legislation. Sherborne&Psychomotor Therapy. Social-haptic communication. Alpine Skiing.

  • Dr. Dilara Özer, Kent University, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Dr. Stefka Djobova, Bulgarian National Sports Academy
  • Dr. Riitta Lahtinen, Finland
  • Mr. Russ Palmer, UK / Finland
  • Mrs. Tiina Laiho, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences

Week 7 (Monday 10.2.- Friday 14.2.) Prison project. Adapted artistic gymnastics. Visits. Adapted skiing.

  • Mr. Erkki Tervo, Artic Gymnastics Legend
  • Mr. Jari Saatsi, Municipality of Lahti
  • Mr. Patrik Heimala, Municipality of Lahti
  • Mrs. Tiina Laiho, Haaga-Helia UAS


Week 8 (Monday 17.2.- Friday 21.2.) Philosophies, history&functioning bodies of apa. Kaarisilta Winter Day. Prison project. Exam 1.

  • Dr. Gunrun Doll-Tepper, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany


Week 9 is Winter Holiday.


Week 10 (Monday 2.3.-Friday 6.3.) Adapted sports including swimming. Health promotion and apa.

  • Dr. Ursula Barrett, IT Tralee, Ireland
  • Dr. Kwok Ng, Eastern University of Finland


Here you can have a look at EUDAPA 2019 programme.

Week 11 (Monday 11.3.-Friday 15.3.) Parasports (wheelchair basketball). Creativity. Adapted games. PA for elderly. Skiing.

  • Dr. Javier Perez Tejero, Polytechnical University of Madrid, Spain
  • Dr. Claire Boursier, Paris Nanterre University, France
  • Dr. Pedro Ruiz, University INEFC-Lleida, Spain
  • Ms. Aysegul "Rosa" Aksoy, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
  • Mrs. Tiina Laiho, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences

Week 12 (Monday 18.3.-Friday 22.3.) Adapted Sports. Educational visits. Inclusion. Assisting a wheelchair user.

  • Mr. Harri Ahtee and Mr. Markku Poikela, Validia Rehab Center, Helsinki
  • Dr. Aija Saari and Ms. Tiina Siivonen, Finnish Sports Association of Person with Disabilities
  • Dr. Ondrej Jesina, Palacky University, Olomouc, Czech Rebuplic

Week 13 (Monday 25.3.-Friday 29.3.) History, philosophies, organizations. HUS (psychiatric) project. Adapted alpine skiing.

  • Dr. Gudrun Doll-Tepper, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
  • Mrs. Tiina Laiho, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences

Week 14 (Monday 1.4.-Friday 5.4.) Inclusive wintersports week.

Week 15 (Monday 8.4.-Friday 12.4.) Current research on inclusion. Senior project.

  • Dr. Lars Kristen, Halmstad University, Sweden

Week 16 (Monday 15.4.-Thursday 18.4.) Project ID (Kaarisilta). Project Mikkeli Prison part 3. Exam 3.