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Aarhus BSS is establishing the Centre for Quality of Life together with Aarhus Municipality. Photo: Aarhus Municipality

2016.05.04 | Research news

New centre in Aarhus Municipality established in collaboration with Aarhus BSS

Aarhus BSS is establishing the Centre for Quality of Life together with Aarhus Municipality and is looking for psychologists who want to contribute to developing the centre.

Almost DKK 13 million for alcohol research. Photo: Colourbox

2016.05.13 | Research news

Almost DKK 13 million for alcohol research

A multinational four-year study financed by the NIAAA is the first study that evaluates the scope and effects of damages suffered by friends and relatives of someone who drinks.

In the Impulsive Lifestyle Counselling programme, crime and impulsive behaviour are seen as a way of life rather than a diagnosis. Foto: Colourbox

2016.04.14 | Research news

Self-understanding helps criminal substance abusers

Researchers from Aarhus BSS have developed the treatment programme Impulsive Lifestyle Counselling, which helps substance abusers who also suffer from impulsive and criminal behaviour.

Personality influences degree programme choices and grades. Photo: AU Foto

2016.02.12 | Research news

Personality influences degree programme choices and grades

Our personality matters in relation to what degree programme we choose and how well we perform. Researchers from Aarhus BSS explore in what way.

Book a Researcher 2016.

2016.02.10 | Research news

Book a Researcher 2016 – you can still make it

Deadline for lecture registration is the 26th of February, so you can still make it!

Events

Fri 27 May
13:00-15:00 | Room 455, building 1342, Bartholins Allé 9, University Campus, 8000 Aarhus C.
PhD-Defence: Merete Poulsen
To complete the PhD study programme in Psychology and Behavioural Sciences Merete Poulsen presents her PhD dissertation, giving a public lecture followed by a defence entitled: ”Substance use among women in same-sex partnership.”
Mon 30 May
13:00-15:15 | Auditorium 455, building 1342 University campus.
PhD Defence: Dagmar Feddern Donbaek
To complete the PhD study programme in Psychology and Behavioural Sciences Dagmar Feddern Donbaek presents her PhD dissertation, giving a public lecture followed by a defence entitled: “The relationship between trauma, mental health and substance abuse among youth”
Mon 13 Jun
13:15-15:15 | Auditorium 455, building 1342 University campus
PhD Defence: Stephen Adjei Baffour
To complete the PhD study programme in Psychology and Behavioural Sciences Stephen Adjei Baffour presents his PhD dissertation, giving a public lecture followed by a defence entitled: Exploring the psychosocial, cultural, and structural accounts of spousal abuse in Ghana.
Wed 22 Jun
09:00-17:00 | Aarhus University
Travelling in Time - The construction of past and future events across domains
The ability to remember past events and imagine events in the future is considered important, not only in its own right, but also in relation to other mental processes, such as planning, self-regulation, identity, mind wandering and creativity. We bring together some of the most outstanding researchers in these areas to present their key findings...
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