In 2021./22. the Faculty of Education established the Rehabilitation Centre with the main aim of providing interdisciplinary lifelong support to children and young people with developmental disabilities, people with disabilities and their families. Moreover, the Centre aims to strengthen the capacities of the scientific community, including the implementation of therapeutic and rehabilitation work, practical training of students and implementation of research activities.
The mission of the Rehabilitation Center is to involve the academic community in the implementation of inclusive values in society and to reduce the risk of social exclusion through intersectoral cooperation and the exchange of good practice examples.
The vision of the Rehabilitation Center is to create a platform that will provide lifelong support to children with developmental disabilities and their families based on scientific knowledge and to disseminate scientifically based approaches, insights and programmes.
Head of the Center: Dražen Rastovski, Assistant Professor, PhD
Deputy head of the Center: Zvjezdana Penava Breklao, Assistant Professor, PhD