News archive for Centre for Crisis Psychology
Michelle Chang, BA, Fulbright student at the Centre for Crisis Psychology has written an article in American Journal of Public Health ( AJPH )
Martin Lytje and Atle Dyregrov have published a research article "When Young Children Grieve: Supporting Bereaved Children from the Perspective of Daycare Staff" in Scandinavian Journal of Educational Research
The first joint article from the Pandemic Centre as a unit has now been published in Scandinavian Journal of Public Health.
Jens C. Thimm, Agnete Egilsdatter Kristoffersen and Unni Ringberg have published a new article in the European Journal of Psychotraumatology
Associate professor Line Oldervoll is co-author on a published article on work participation after cancer treatment
Professor Atle Dyregrov, associate professor Martin Lytje at the centre and professor Kari Dyregrov at HVL have published an article in "Bereavement Care"
This week, the Centre for crisis psychology initiated a new continued educational course focusing on human aspects of the pandemic. The course runs over six weeks and was fully booked within days. A second course is will take place later this fall.
A comprehensive course in global mental health started for the first time on Monday 17th of August at the Faculty of Psychology.
The social needs of people are almost in line with the needs of food and drink. We are totally dependent on human contact. Young people maybe more than others.
These days, we must constantly adapt to new situations and new ways to interact. We humans are adaptable and in many cases, we will do just fine. However, in some situations it will require more of us.
For the poorest countries and refugees, preventive measures will be very challenging, and a large number of people around the world will experience increasing psychological consequences of the pandemic.
What can ease fear and pondering when we are flooded by information about dangers and risks we cannot influence much?
The Center for Crisis Psychology (SfK), in cooperation with the Section for Hyperbaric Medicine (SHM) and Occupational Medicine Department (YMA) at Haukeland University Hospital, has started data collection in the study 'Quality of life and hyperbaric treatment'.
Climate change is expected to occur more frequently and more extremely in years to come. The purpose of Tuva Emilie's project was to investigate the psychological effects of climate change and to gain insight into how the population understands a crisis situation, how they experience the situation has been handled by the authorities, who is affected, and how to cope with the situation.