Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences

The Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences is part of Aarhus BSS, one of the four faculties at Aarhus University. The department carries out research and teaching within all of the important fields of psychology and contributes with research and knowledge exchange for society at large. Researchers from the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences are part of close national and international collaborations and have a strong tradition for collaborating with researchers from many different academic areas.


Programmes


News

New Doctor of Medical Science Lene Vase has recently defended her doctoral dissertation on how placebo factors influence treatment in clinical practice. Photo: Pernille Holm Andersen.

2018.04.04 | People

NEW DOCTOR OF MEDICAL SCIENCE CARRIES OUT RESEARCH INTO PLACEBO EFFECTS

Lene Vase is a new Doctor of Medical Science at Aarhus University, Health. Her research into placebo effects is targeted towards medical doctors, researchers and pharmaceutical companies who want to test and increase the effect of their treatment and of new forms of treatment.

Photo: Aarhus BSS Communication

2018.01.09 | People

Postdoc grant for Müge Özbek Akçay

Müge Özbek Akçay receives a 2-year postdoctoral research grant from the Carlsberg Foundation for her project on Turkish immigrants’ autobiographical memories.

2017.12.15 | Health and disease

More than just anxiety treatment - Aarhus BSS centre expanding treatment options for children

The Anxiety Disorder Clinic for Children and Adolescents is changing its name to the Centre for the Psychological Treatment of Children and Adolescents. With the new name come expanded treatment options for children with psychological disorders. Among other things, children with worrying levels of school absenteeism can get help at the centre.

Events

Wed 20 Jun
08:00-17:00 | Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Aarhus, Danmark (20. - 21. juni 2018)
Autobiographcal Memory and the Self

Research