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 […]

Wonder in Qualitative Research and Practice-based and Existential Phenomenology

Dear Network for Research in Faith and Health,  Here is an invitation to a seminar at Ålborg University November 15-17 that will interest many of you at! Best,  Niels Christian For more information, contact Network member, Prof. Finn Thorbjørn Hansen.  Registration hannepc@hum.aau.dk no later than November 1, 2017 Program for Seminar on Wonder in Qualitative Research and […]

Professor of Spiritual Care

Dear colleagues, We are very happy to inform you that as the first of his kind in Denmark,  Niels Christian Hvidt has now been appointed Professor of Spiritual Care. Partly financed by the University and partly by the Danish Cancer Society, the emphasis of the professorship is on cancer and related existential, spiritual and religious issues, needs […]

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.  

Eksistentielle og religiøse temaer i psykoterapi

Kære Netværksdeltagere, Vi er blevet gjort opmærksomme på en temadag, som kunne være interessant for Netværkets medlemmer. I forbindelse med sin doktorafhandling har Gry Stålsett udviklet og evalueret på en ny integrativ model til behandling af mennesker med depressive lidelser. Gry Stålsett er specialpsykolog ved Modum Bad, hvor hun har arbejdet i over tyve år, og […]

Religion as a resource in physical illness – a literature review

Psychologist Caroline Lind Pedersen from the cancer counseling unit on Bornholm, Denmark, has written a literature review on the subject of religion as a resource when facing physical illness, in connection with her training as a specialist in psychotherapy. The article touches upon topics such as increasing religiosity during illness, longevity in religious individuals, relation between religiosity and […]

New Overview of Development from Basic to Intervention Research in Denmark

A new presentation (animated by arrows or spacebar) shows the development of the last ten years’ intervention research in Spirituality and Health in Denmark, moving now into intervention research, mainly Existential Communication.  The research for the first ten years was necessary basic research as it was not possible to “import” research results from more religious cultures such as the US. On the basis […]

IAPR Conference 2017

Dear colleagues, The 21st-24th of august, 2017, the International Association for Psychology of Religion (IAPR) will once again organize their bi-annual conference, this time in Hamar, Norway. The programme presents with several prominent researchers in the field of psychology of religion, among others Dr. Valerie DeMarinis, Uppsala University, Dr. Tatjana Schnell, University of Innsbruck, Dr. Mohammad Khodayarifard, University […]

Bog: Hospice – æstetik, eksistens, omsorg

Bogen “Hospice – æstetik, eksistens, omsorg” er en ny forskningsbaseret antologi om hospicebevægelsens æstetik, etik og omsorg, som netop nu blevet udgivet. Bogens forfattere kommer fra forskellige grene af videnskaben, bl.a. sygeplejen, teologien, filosofi og antropologi, og bogen giver derfor en bredspektret indsigt i den forskning, som de senere år er foretaget på de danske hospicer. […]