Psychology, Technology & Society
Focus and goals
The expertise unit conducts applied, practice-oriented research in the field of psychology and technology. There is a strong focus on the interaction between both domains and the synergy they create, in particular within mental healthcare and human-technology interaction.
eMEN – Trends en technische ontwikkeling van apps in de geestelijke gezondheidszorg | 06.09.2018
Version française – English version Benieuwd naar de technische aspecten rond de ontwikkeling en het gebruik van apps in de geestelijke gezondheidszorg? Kom naar ons…Lees meer
LiCalab matchmakingevent – mental health | 03.05.2018
Tijdens dit matchmakingevent gaan zorginstellingen, ondernemers en kennisinstellingen met elkaar in gesprek over de toekomst van de geestelijke gezondheidszorg, de mogelijkheden van eHealth in GGZ,…Lees meer
Heights in 360° VR video on YouTube
The Expertise unit Psychology, Technology & Society recently recorded a number of locations of variable height in 360° VR video. The two Antwerp campuses, Sanderus and National,…Lees meer
Closer collaboration LicaLab & PsyTS
The Expertise Unit Psychology, Technology & Society and LiCalab are happy to announce that they will expand their collaboration. To be more precise, Nele De…Lees meer
Each year almost 165 million, or 38%, of people in the EU experience a mental health condition such as depression or anxiety. Mental ill health…Lees meer
The goal of the Carewear project is to improve current practice of organisations which are active in the field of wellbeing at work and mental…Lees meer
Link to practice & education
The expertise unit focuses on research and services that have the potential to contribute to community development in a changing, global society. This contribution can be situated on a micro level, like how to adapt technology to individual users, as on a macro level, like addressing the challenge to allow a growing number of people to live together in the context of global and ecological challenges. This expertise unit provides scientific, methodological and statistical support: for internal research, in the context of national and international projects and as a service to external organizations like SMEs and multinationals.
We provide direct input to the Applied Psychology & Technology course and shapes different courses within the Department of Applied Psychology. It furthermore offers the opportunity for internships and support student research in the form of bachelor dissertationss.