Professor in cognitive neuropsychology Bruno Laeng at RITMO will give a talk on musical synaesthesia.
Although ubiquitous globally, psychotic disorders show strong social gradients by both individual attributes and geographical region, established via ground-breaking psychiatric epidemiology beginning in the U.S. and subsequently exported to Europe and beyond. Despite almost a century of research on this topic, persistent inequalities in the risk of psychotic disorders by both person and place remain, with potentially vital implications for etiology, public health and service provision.
Mapping the heterogeneity of responses to potential trauma.
Evelin Lindner has explored the theme of humiliation, or what she calls "the nuclear bomb of the emotions," for 45 years.
Opportunities and challenges for research into the social determinants of health and health disparities
Norsk narkotikapolitikk er i radikal endring. Bruk og besittelse av narkotika blir snart avkriminalisert. De såkalte «brukerorganisasjonene», som består av folk med egne erfaringer med skadelig rusbruk, spiller en stadig viktigere rolle i denne prosessen. PROMENTA-partnerne ved Institutt for sosiologi og samfunnsgeografi belyser dette, blant annet med basis i teori om såkalte «lay experts» og deres rolle i politikkutviklingen.
The winner of the Human Rights Awards for 2019 is Seyran Ates.
Welcome to the Department of Psychology`s Christmas seminar. It will be held at Soria Moria Hotel.
Happiness and well-being have emerged as important study subjects within and across many fields of research. A major driving force behind this is the association with physical and mental health and its pivotal role in socioeconomic issues and economic development. With the increased interest in the importance of well-being it is critically important to understand and reveal sources of individual differences.
The Costs and Consequences of Spending Time Alone in Childhood and Adolescence
Save the date: PROMENTA Opening Conference on November 14th, 2019
How is aberrant brain development related to adolescent mental health?
How can we reduce the burden associated with adolescent mental illness?
Open guest lecture by Professor Roberta Golinkoff, University of Delaware, USA.
Open guest lecture by Daniel Possler from Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover.
A hands-on workshop on genomicSEM, registration required.
As part of the PROMENTA lecture series, we are honored to invite you to this exciting lecture by Oliver P. John.
Clinical trials are essential to develop new treatments. What are the fundamental issues that must be considered when designing clinical trials? What are the pitfalls? What are the dos and don’ts?
How should we understand positive personality development across the lifespan?
The theme of this years Global Mental Health Day is 'Global Psychiatry and Neurology - the new number one burden of disease'. The seminar will feature eminent experts from Asia, Latin America and Europe.
Open guest lecture by Rita Silva, University of Cologne.
Is educational success already determined at birth?
Parents provide both genes and environments for their children. The first proMENTA seminar will have four speakers on intergenerational transmission of risk, with a special focus on how to study this in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort study.