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OUSHI provides general support for research and
education in the area of social aspects of health. OUSHI
focuses on research of psychological, social and spiritual
determinants of health, epidemiology and public health.

The purpose of OUSHI
• conducting national and international research which
primarily focuses on the social and psychological
determinants of the health of individuals and groups
• educating students and young scholars, providing supervising
activities, training supervisors
• providing counselling services for academics, students
and other people in the areas of health psychology and
phenomenology of health


26. 08. 2020

Did psychotherapy move to Zoom and phone during COVID-19 in CZ, DE and SK?

Together with our team in Olomouc University Social Health Institute (OUSHI) and colleagues at Danube University Krems and Katholishe Universität Eichstätt-Ingolstadt we researched fear of COVID-19 infection and changes in provision of...
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17. 08. 2020

Insights on Resilience from the Czech COVID-19 Response

With great excitement we share a @PsychToday interview by our senior researcher Radek Trnka. Together with the interviewer @drjamieaten they covered a broad spectrum of topics from COVID-19 response in Czech Republic, over reinvention of nature...
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