First Announcement on the 6th European Conference on Religion, Spirituality and Health

  On the 17th-19th of May, 2018, the biennial European Conference on Religion, Spirituality and Health will take place at Coventry University, England. This year, the main topic will be “Forgiveness in Health, Medicine and Social Sciences”, and keynote speakers from a variety of disciplines will provide a comprehensive overview on the topic. On of the keynote […]

Videos from Niels Christian Hvidt’s inaugural seminar

On the 15th of December,  Niels Christian Hvidt officially joined the position as Professor of Spiritual care, with a special focus on cancer, at the University of Southern Denmark. At this seminar, Niels Christian Hvidt had invited Professor John Swinton from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland, as a guest lecturer. Videos from their lectures can […]

Implementation of spiritual care

References about the development of spiritual care in Denmark:  1. Assing Hvidt E, Hansen DG, Ammentorp J, Bjerrum L, Cold S, Gulbrandsen P, et al. Development of the EMAP tool facilitating existential communication between general practitioners and cancer patients. Eur J Gen Pract. 2017:1-8. doi: 10.1080/13814788.2017.1326479 2. Assing Hvidt E, Søndergaard J, Ammentorp J, Bjerrum […]

Seminar med John Swinton

Den 15/11, umiddelbart før Niels Christians Hvidts tiltrædelsesforelæsning, vil Professor John Swinton fra University of Aberdeen i Skotland lave et oplæg for netværkets deltagere. Oplægget, med titlen: “A Matter of Faith? The role of belief in the experiences of people living with severe mental health challenges”, vil tage udgangspunkt i et fænomenologisk projekt der udforsker oplevelsesverdenen […]

PhD forsvar: Janni Lisander Larsen: “Grasping the Existential Experience of Living with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus – A Hermeneutic-Phenomenological Study”

Janni Lisander Larsen, sygeplejerske, cand. cur. vil fredag d. 17. november 2017 kl. 14.00 forsvare sin PhD “Grasping the Existential Experience of Living with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus – A Hermeneutic-Phenomenological Study”. Forsvaret finder sted på Campus Emdrup, Auditoriet, bygning D. lokale 169. Tuborgvej 164. 2400 København Yderligere information og kort forefindes i denne officielle invitation.

A Project Study on Meaning-Making Coping

Professor in sociology at the University of Gävle, Fereshteh Ahmadi, and a range of other prominent researchers in the field of meaning-making and coping are conducting a study on existential meaning-making coping in people diagnosed with cancer across eight countries, with several more countries to be involved prospectively. The goal of this international project is […]

Ny web-page om “Kilder til mening – kortmetoden”

Peter la Cour, Tatjana Schnell og Heidi Frølund Petersen har arbejdet med “Kilder til mening – kortmetoden” igennem nogle år, og den er nu lanceret officielt på dansk via en ny artikel i Psykolognyt: http://www.dp.dk/p-psykologernes-fagmagasin/fagartikler-psykologi-viden/kilder-til-mening-kortmetoden/ På den nye web-page, www.somecam.org, står lidt om metoden, der er reference til original-artiklen på engelsk, og sidst men ikke mindst […]

Invitation and Call for papers

The second international conference on The Impact of Religion: Challenges for Society, Law and Democracy will be held at Uppsala University, Sweden, April 24-26th, 2018. The Impact of Religion conference offers an interdisciplinary forum for sharing recent research on the role of religion in both the public and the private sphere – locally, nationally and […]

Invitation til Sankelmark seminaret

Kære alle, Hermed en invitation til Sankelmark seminaret, som omhandler pastoral care, rådgivning og selverfaring – og meget mere. Målgruppen er hovedsagelig præster, men der er også en del andre professioner. Seminaret finder sted d. 3.-7. januar, og temaet for årets seminar er “murer”; både de murer man finder i det terapeutiske, teologiske, psykologiske og […]

PhD forsvar, Hanne Bess Bolsbjerg

Kære kolleger, D. 22/6 skal Hanne Bess Bolsbjerg forsvare sit PhD projekt, med titlen: “At nærme sig døden – menneskeligt og metodisk. Et kvalitativt studie af kristne og muslimske kræftpatienter i palliative forløb”.  Forsvaret vil finde sted i København kl 14. Mere information om arrangementet kan findes i dette opslag.