Rebekka Rughave Joensen

Research activity per year

Personal profile


Rebekka Rughave Joensen, Lecturer at the Social Worker programme, Campus Holstebro. I teach social work on module 4 and module C, both on "Vulnerable adults and persons with disabilities", and on module 10 on "Social work - quality assurance, evaluation and practice development". In addition, i am a teacher, when the students have their practiceplacement. I am also a bachelor supervisor. I have previously worked as a social worker, which has given me practical experience. During my master's education, I have worked closely with a concrete administration and an institution with vulnerable adults. During my master's studies, I became interested in vulnerable adults, including user involvement and how oral and written communication can enable user involvement.


Linguistic competences:
Language: Danish
Level: Native speaker
Language: English
Level: Experienced

Organisational unit competences:
Administration: Some experience

Education/Academic qualification

Kandidatuddannelsen i socialt arbejde, Cand. Soc., Aalborg University

Award Date: 23 Mar 2015

Socialrådgiver, Socialt arbejde, Socialrådgiveruddannelsen

Award Date: 3 Feb 2012


Socialrådgiver, Herning Kommune

Mar 2012Sept 2012


  • socially endangered youth
  • rehabilitation
  • substance abusers
  • research designs, theory and method
  • case studies
  • homeless people
  • disabled
  • socially endangered
  • inclusion
  • social exclusion
  • municipalities
  • social counseling
  • social work and social conditions
  • evidence
  • discourse analysis
  • qualitative method
  • social work education
  • brugerinddragelse
  • stigmatization
  • socially endangered
  • social psychiatry