PSiNET with Escuela Andaluza de Salud in a Conference on hea...

On 20th April 2017 the Andalusian School of Public Health (Escuela Andaluza de Salud Pública) and the UOC organised the Conference “Health literacy: overcoming communication barriers” in Granada (Spain).  Dr. Manuel Armayones and Dr. Beni Gómez Zúñiga, as PSiNET researchers, contributed in ...

Researchers of the JUNTS RecerCaixa project at the Conferenc...

Next March 23rd, the research group PSiNET (Psychology, Health and the Net) along with UPF and the UOC IULA (Institute of Applied Linguistics) organises the conference “Healthcom’17. Communication, language and health.” Manuel Armayones, associate professor of Psychology and Educat...

PSiNET at the II International Congress of Clinical and Heal...

Two projects:  DARWeb and Adolescents on the Net are  presented at the  II International Congress of Clinical and Health Psychology on Children and Adolescents that will be held in Barcelona from 17th to 19th November 2016.  It is a scientific meeting for researchers and professionals in the ...

Come to do your PhD with PSiNET!

If you want to make your PhD in any of our research areas, it’s time to apply for a place in the UOC’s PhD Program in Information and Knowledge Society and Education and ICT. We’re waiting for you until 15th February, 2017! UOC’s Doctoral School also offers you the possibility of applying fo...

DARWeb at the Ist Wrokshop of School Nursing.

DARWeb participates in the Ist Workshop of School Nursing,  held by the Catalan Association of School Nursing (Perelada –Girona- 07/10/2016). DARWeb,  an online intervention that offers to children with recurrent abdominal pain and their parents a set of tools to help them deal with the problem ...

PSiNET and Costa de Ponent primary healthcare services to st...

A framework partnership agreement recently signed between the Catalan Institute of Health’s (ICS) Metropolitana Sud Regional Office and the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) will focus on improving health promotion and disease prevention among adolescents, particularly with regard to their...

PSiNET researchers will favour the social relations of young...

PSiNET researchers are conducting a study to analyze the social relations of young people with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) and the way in which their pain affects their lives. The aim is to create an online resource to help them to manage the disease. To participate or recive more informatio...