Migration and Psychology: Research on Migration and Clinical Work with Refugees

Seminar in the Series PSYOPS: The Psychology of Political Struggle

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Time: Thursday, 09 March 2017 08:45-09:45
Place: UiO, Institute of Psychology, Forskningsveien 3A

Migration and Psychology: Research on Migration and Clinical Work with Refugees

Welcome to the second breakfast seminar in the series PSYOPS: The Psychology of Political Struggle - organized jointly by the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Department of Psychology , University of Oslo & Psychology Students Without Borders  (PUG).

This presents research and work with migration issues and refugees. Among the topics is how we can look at migration issues in a larger context, and treatment of refugees who have been subjected to torture. The major refugee crisis in recent times makes this a very topical and important theme.

Breakfast and coffee will be served.

Programme


08:45: Breakfast

09:15: Jørgen Carling, Research Professor at PRIO: Migration as a research field, and awareness of broader migration themes.

09:40: Nora Sveaass, Associate Professor at the Department of Psychology, UiO: Work with refugees and the treatment of refugees who have been subjected to torture and other abuses.

10:05: Questions from the audience


Please note that there are limited seats at Forsamlingssalen. Therefore we recommend you to come early and enjoy a nice breakfast with us.

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