Researcher at Research Centre for Psychology of Religion, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Ottestad. Associate  Professor at Hedmark University College, Elverum. Key areas of interest and research: Doctoral thesis (PhD): “The illness experiences of older people with incurable cancer in specialized palliative healthcare contexts. The interactions between daily living and existential meaning-making”. MF Norwegian School of Theology 2015…

Innlandet Hospital Trust · Centre of Psychology of Religion Cand. Theol., PhD-fellow

Postdoctoral fellow at MF Norwegian School of Theology and Centre for Psychology of Religion, Innlandet Hospital Trust Key areas of interest and research: Epidemiological Studies of Religious Behaviours and Health in the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (HUNT 3), Norway   (Dissertation 2012). Meaning-making, spirituality and religion: significance for patients in treatment for substance use disorder. Sources…

Professor Dr.Philos. at Center of Diakonia and Professional Practice, VID Specialized University, Oslo Key areas of interest and research: Faith-based voluntary work in the care for elderly people. Spirituality and existential challenges in psychiatric care – concepts and methods. Rituals in coping with disaster. Sources of Meaning and Meaning in Life Questionnaire (SoMe): Translation and…

dr.theol., professor at MF Norwegian School of Theology and Head of Research Centre for Psychology of Religion, Innlandet Hospital Trust, Ottestad Key areas of interest and research: Religion and serious illness (psychoses, dementia, cancer) Disaster ritualizing Sources of Meaning and Meaning in Life Questionnaire (SoMe): Translation and Validation in a Norwegian setting.