Seminar: Psychosocial Work in the Digital Society

Dette er den tredje, årlige konferansen i Psychosocial Work.

Målgruppen for denne konferansen er alle forskere og andre interesserte innen psykososialt arbeid.

Tastatur hvor en av bokstavfeltene er byttet ut med ordet "Health".

Foto: Colourbox

Seminar programme

8:30-8:55: Coffee, registration

  • 8:55-9:00: Welcome
    • Anna Lydia Svalastog, Professor, Østfold University College
  • 9:00-9:45: Medicine and care in the digital society
    • Professor Srecko Gajovic, University of Zagreb School of Medicine, Croatian Institute for Brain Research
  • 9:45-10:30: Science communication in the digital society: Why is popular culture important?
    • Dr. Joachim Allgaier, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

10:30-10:45: Coffee

  • 10:45-11.30: Culture and agency in the digital society
    • Anna Lydia Svalastog, Professor, Østfold University College
  • NKL-Book launch, with a presentation of contributions from Østfold University College

11:30-12:30: Lunch

12:30-14:30: Presentations + 30 min discussion at the end

  • 12:30-12:50: What is the outside of the digital society
    • Dr. Christian Fritz-Hofmann, Carl von Ossietzky University of Bielefeld, Faculty of Sociology, Germany
  • 12:50-13:10: Maintaining normality when serving a sentence in the digital society
    • Marie Toreld, PhD student, and Kristin Opaas Haugli, Resettlement Coordinator at Kongsvinger Prison, both participants of PSW research group
  • 13:10-13:30: Digitalization of speech: On normalization, resistance and innovation among speech disabled ICT-users
    • Dr. Espen Marius Foss, Østfold University College
  • 13:30-13:50: "Bloody paperwork": alienation in digitalised oversight og multidisciplinary community services for older people and people with mental health problems in the UK
    • Dr. Guro Huby, Østfold University College
  • 13:50-14:10: Patient autonomy in a digitalized world
    • Dr. Øystein Ringstad, Østfold University College
  • 14:10-14:30: Discussion

14:30-16:15: Coffee

  • 14:30-14:50: Decreasing parental after-school stress with innovations in digital society
    • Professor Dina Šimunić, University of Zagreb, faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing
  • 14:50-15:10: Digital society and inclusion for people with learning difficulties: gains and detriments
    • Dr. Hadi Strømmen Lile and senior lecturer Lars Rune Halvorsen, Østfold University College
  • 15:10-16:10: PhD Social media, addiction, and individual recillience
    • Fredrik Andersen, Østfold University College
  • 16:10-16:30: Ambiguities of a digital society: Social media and human rights as seen form Myanmar
    • Dr. Camilla Buzzi, Østfold University College
  • 15:35-15:55: Discussion

Closure: 16:30-16:45, Anna Lydia Svalastog

  • Lunch will be organized for participants.
  • Registration: before December 1st.
  • Dinner: 17:00-20:00. People pay individually. Register for dinner reservations by sending an e-mail to before December 7th.
Publisert 1. nov. 2018 10:57 - Sist endret 1. nov. 2018 10:57