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Jan Georg Friesinger

Associate Professor

 
Office:
C5034 ( Jon Lilletuns vei 9, Grimstad )

Sociologist with several years work experiences within community mental health service. Doctoral degree from the University in Agder with specialization in health and sport sciences.

Research interests

  • Materiality and places

 

  • sociology of (mental) health and illness

 

  • community mental health

Courses and teaching

  • Sociology

 

  • Qualitative Social Research

 

  • Practice placement supervision

 

Projects

  • 2016-2019: PhD project
    • Materiality and living situation of people with mental health problems in supported housing.
  • 2020 (jan-jun): Involved in project 'InnArbeid
    • Action design research regarding technologies that promote the employment of people with intellectual disabilities
  • 2019-2021: Research group project linked to 'an including society'

Selected publications

Friesinger, Jan Georg; Topor, Alain Pierre; Bøe, Tore Dag; Larsen, Inger Beate (2020). Materialities in supported housing for people with mental health problems: a blurry picture of the tenants. Sociology of Health and Illness. ISSN: 0141-9889. doi:10.1111/1467-9566.13162.

Friesinger, J.G., Topor, A., Bøe, T.D., Larsen, I.B., 2019a. The ambiguous influences of fire safety on people with mental health problems in supported housing. Palgrave Communications 5, 22. https://doi.org/10.1057/s41599-019-0230-0

Friesinger, J.G., Topor, A., Bøe, T.D., Larsen, I.B., 2019b. Studies regarding supported housing and the built environment for people with mental health problems: A mixed-methods literature review. Health & Place 57, 44–53. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healthplace.2019.03.006

Scientific publications

  • Friesinger, Jan Georg; Birkeland, Bente; Thorød, Anne Brita (2021). Human-Animal Relationships in Supported Housing: Animal Atmospheres for Mental Health Recovery. Frontiers in Psychology. ISSN: 1664-1078. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2021.712133.
  • Larsen, Inger Beate; Friesinger, Jan Georg; Strømland, Monica; Topor, Alain Pierre (2021). You realise you are better when you want to live, want to go out, want to see people: Recovery as assemblage. International Journal of Social Psychiatry. ISSN: 0020-7640. s 1 - 8. doi:10.1177/00207640211019452.
  • Friesinger, Jan Georg; Topor, Alain; Bøe, Tore Dag; Larsen, Inger Beate (2020). Materialities in supported housing for people with mental health problems: a blurry picture of the tenants. Sociology of Health and Illness. ISSN: 0141-9889. 47 (7). s 1742 - 1758. doi:10.1111/1467-9566.13162.
  • Friesinger, Jan Georg; Topor, Alain Pierre; Bøe, Tore Dag; Larsen, Inger Beate (2019). The ambiguous influences of fire safety on people with mental health problems in supported housing. Palgrave Communications. ISSN: 2055-1045. 5doi:10.1057/s41599-019-0230-0.
  • Brennås, Maiken Amanda; Brennås, Maiken Amanda; Friesinger, Jan Georg (2020). Norge i Europatoppen i Boligoppussing.
  • Wehus, Walter Norman; Friesinger, Jan Georg (2020). Et godt hjem er bedre enn praktiske løsninger, viser studie på omsorgsboliger.
  • Friesinger, Jan Georg; Wehus, Walter Norman (2020). Også omsorgsboliger må være gode hjem.
  • Friesinger, Jan Georg (2019). Presentasjon av forskningen relatert til 'betydningen av bosteder og materialitet for mennesker med psykiske helse problemer'.

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