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STARS researchers from several countries are collaborating on an international study to examine the relationship between coping resources and mental health during the Corona crisis. 

Data collection is currently in progress in English (United States and German (Switzerland, Austria, Germany) 

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Der Mensch: Neue Ausgabe! (in German only)

Zeitschrift für Salutogenese und anthropologische Medizin

Die Zeitschrift "Der Mensch" wird vom Dachverband für Salutogenese herausgegeben und
ist ein multidisziplinäres Forum und Sprachrohr für Gedanken und Erfahrungen, die eine gesunde Entwicklung des Menschen samt seiner Lebenswelten im Auge haben. Jedes Heft hat ein Leitthema, in der aktuellen Ausgabe beispielsweise das Thema "Resonanzen". Über den Link gelangen Sie zur aktuellen Ausgabe sowie zum Archiv.

29th ETC-PHHP Summerschool

People Centered Health Promotion: Empowerment, competencies and evaluation

Lodz, Poland, 19th - 31st July 2020

The ETC Summer Course in 2020 will provide high level training focused on people-centred approach in health promotion activities implemented in different settings and communities. Lodz as one of the biggest cities in Poland is a perfect place to show how health activities and strategies have been evaluated during past decades in the east part of Europe. The overall aim of Lodz residential Summer School is to develop an international and multidisciplinary forum for the exchange of knowledge and skills, with opportunity to explore:principals and implementation of people-centered approach in health including different settings and communities; good practice in health promotion based on the person-centred approach role of Salutogenesis in empowering people; health policy from different international and intercultural perspectives; Innovation in health promotion.

The course is based on the principles of salutogenic learning