Jesper Dahlgaard

Jesper Dahlgaard

Head of Programme for Mind and Body in Mental Health, Ph.d., Senior Associate Professor

1995 …2023

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Jesper Dahlgaard studies bio-phyco-social interventions including contemplative practises with mindfulness and compassion training, and how these approaches can prevent stress, anxiety and depression, affect our body, cells and gene expression, and promote mental health among welfare professionals, students of the welfare professions, patients, as well as children and adolescents in kindergarden and schools. He is head of program for Mind and Body in Mental Health at the Research Center for Health and Welfare Technology.

Jesper has special knowledge of:

    • Mind and Body in Mental health, including bio-psycho-social interventions to promote well-being and mental health
    • Promoting mental health among students, healthcare staff and welfare professionals, patients and relatives through mindfulness and compassion training
    • Stress biology and positive psychology


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