Trauma Psychology Research Group

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 The aim of the Trauma Psychology Research Group (TPRG) is the advancement and exchange of knowledge about methods for assessment and treatment of post trauma psychological distress.

This includes to

  • study the mental health effects of traumatic events and the mediating effects of coping, vulnerability, and resilience
  • provide instruments for the assessment of short- and long-term trauma reactions
  • study and develop methods for psychological assistance and treatment for traumatized individuals
  • establish a forum for the integration of research, education and clinical work
  • collaborate with mental health services, child welfare services and others in the development of competence in trauma psychology