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2014.06.20 | Research news

New opportunities for match-making with South African Universities

As a researcher at BSS you can now apply for seed-money in portions of maximum DKK 30,000 towards initiating new research collaborations with the South African universities, University of Cape Town and Witwatersrand Universitet, Johannesburg.

2014.06.20 | Research news, Rusmiddelforskning

Researcher from the Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research receives a grant of DKK 4.7 million

The Social Sciences (FSE) section under the Danish Council for Independent Research have granted DKK 4.7 million to a new research project led by Geoffrey Paul Hunt from the Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research at the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences.

Management collaboration at the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences. Photo: Tine Bagger

2014.04.30 | Public/media

Management collaboration at the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences

On 1 June, professor Carsten René Jørgensen assumes his duties as head of the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences, and joining him as deputy head of department is professor Jan Tønnesvang. The current head of department Henrik Høgh-Olesen is returning to his position as professor at the department.

Children with anxiety disorders cannot get proper treatment in Denmark Photo: Colourbox

2014.04.25 | Research news

CHILDREN WITH ANXIETY DISORDERS CANNOT GET TREATMENT IN DENMARK

Treating children with anxiety disorders is not being given sufficient priority in Denmark. This is the reality, despite the fact that researchers have established that the treatment is effective and treatment options are in high demand. Treating these children would likely ease the economic burden on society as well.

Preben Bertelsen

2014.04.11 | People

Preben Bertelsen turns 60

On Thursday 10 April 2014, Preben Bertelsen, professor of social and personality psychology at the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences at Aarhus University, turned 60. His list of publications is extensive, and most recently in 2013 he published a book in Danish about existential psychology, Tilværelsespsykologi. Et godt nok greb om…

Henrik Høgh-Olesen

2014.04.08 | People

Department head Henrik Høgh-Olesen is resigning

Head of the Department of Psychology and Behavioural Sciences Henrik Høgh-Olesen is resigning from his position in May when his employment contract expires. There are two reasons he wants to resign: First of all, he is eager to return to doing research - and second of all, he is frustrated with the new administrative model that he believes does…

Are we using the ADHD diagnosis too indiscriminately? Photo: Colourbox

2014.03.31 | Research news

Are we using the ADHD diagnosis too indiscriminately?

The ADHD diagnosis is still more widely defined and more widely applied. The group of people who are diagnosed with ADHD is very diverse and patients may need many different forms of treatment and help, which does not necessarily have to be medical.

In Denmark, the healthcare system has not been nearly as focused on complex trauma as the other Nordic countries. But now a group of Danish and Nordic researchers have decided to take action.

2014.03.27 | Health and disease

Major conference to create awareness about trauma in Denmark

Researchers from Aarhus University have organised a major conference that focuses on creating incentives for new trauma research and treatment approaches. The goal of the conference, which takes place from 27 to 29 March in the Tivoli Congress Center in Copenhagen, is to foster more awareness about how we are treating trauma patients in Denmark.

Forgotten childhood memories can be retrieved. Photo: AU Photo

2014.02.25 | Research news

Forgotten childhood memories can be retrieved

We may be unaware that they ever took place, but our early childhood experiences are stored in our unconscious memory and affect us as we grow older. Researchers have studied the awareness and long-term memory in little children and have found ground-breaking new knowledge.

2014.02.26 | News from the management

Rector Bech Nielsen: A difficult time lies ahead of us

The budget cutbacks at Aarhus University will impact about 350 employees, including about 190 planned dismissals and 160 voluntary resignations. The rector emphasises that AU is facing a difficult time.

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