01.10.2019 - 30.09.2022The project is funded by Northern Periphery and Arctic -programme. The project is implemented by Ulster University NI (coordinator), University of Eastern Finland, Norrbotten Association of Local Authorities (SE), Region Norrbotten (SE), Luleå University of Technology (SE), NHS Western Isles (SC...
The project Working Life and Memory Impairment – Mental Wellbeing, Legal Security and Occupational Capacity of People with Early Onset Dementia (2018–2022) examines the experiences, life situations and realisation of rights among working-age people living with early onset dementia.
01.01.2020 - 31.12.2021We examine emotional skills that may enhance well-being, work ability and recovery and develop an evidence-based program for managers, school principals and sport coaches.
01.08.2016 - 31.12.2021PROMEQ researches and develops holistic model and inclusive methods for health and wellbeing promotion in collaboration with the representatives of the vulnerable groups, service professionals, third sector organizations and decision makers.
Research Director , Social Work
01.01.2021 - 31.12.2022The University of Eastern Finland has received a special grant from the Ministry of Education and Culture for the years 2021-2022 to promote the well-being of students and prevent exclusion. With the special grant, the University of Eastern Finland is implementing the BRIDGES project to increase ...
Professor , Psychology
The ageing and elder care research group is a multidisciplinary research group focusing on the management and organizational issues of elder care and on issues related to the wellbeing of older people in national and international contexts.