We analyze authentic group counseling situations that aim to support healthy lifestyles and work ability. This way we produce information and tools for professionals working in the field of health promotion.
We are involved in the development of a mobile application for micro-entrepreneurs. We contribute with the perspectives of social psychology and behavioral sciences.
How is health promoted at work? And how to do it better in the future? We provide guidelines for promoting employees’ healthy lifestyles based on, for example, analyses of policy documents.
We analyze group-based lifestyle counselling and professional guidance counseling sessions using conversation analysis. Our data consist of video-recordings of authentic counselling situations. Read more about our scientific publications.
We are part of Promo @ Work “Evidence Based Health Promotion on Workplaces” consortium project funded by the Strategic Research Council at the Academy of Finland. The multidisciplinary consortium combines expertise from a variety of disciplines to achieve social and economic effectiveness. The project provides information on effective health promotion methods and applies it in practice, for example, through a mobile application.