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Department of Social Work
Faculty of Social Sciences
+46 480-44 61 17
44169, Hus Vita, Kalmar
2026, Hus N, Växjö
My research groups
Social work, disability and ageing (SODA)
Within the research community of Social Work, Disability and Ageing (SODA) the research area is related to social problems among people with disabilities and…
My ongoing research projects
Project: Alone but connected?
This international project aims to deepen the understanding of the intersections between digitalisation and intergenerational care relationships among elderly living…
Article in journal (Refereed)
Leontowitsch, M., Putnina, A.,
, Niemistoe, C., Werny, R.,
Participatory action research on webs of caring in the digital age across four European countries
Quality in Ageing and Older Adults (QAOA)
Status: Epub ahead of print
, Jönson, H.,
Exploring the knowledge contributions of carers involved in a group process aimed at co-creating a targeted support intervention
International Journal of Care and Caring
. 7 (3). 479-497.
, Jonson, H.,
A balance between putting on the researcher's hat and being a fellow human being : a researcher perspective on informal carer involvement in health and social care research
Health Research Policy and Systems
. 20 (1).
, Kylén, M., Iwarsson, S.,
What motivates informal carers to be actively involved in research, and what obstacles to involvement do they perceive?
Research Involvement and Engagement
. 7 (1).
, Joenson, H.,
Moving beyond the first response phenomenon : Exploring carers' views and experiences of being involved in research and development work
International journal of sociology and social policy
. 39 (7-8). 627-643.
Conference paper (Refereed)
Carers' views and experiences of the co-creation of a national carer strategy
Presented at the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region Congress 2019, Gothenburg, Sweden, May 23-25, 2019, 2019
Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary (Other academic)
Involving informal carers in health and social care research
. Doctoral Thesis. Kalmar, Linnaeus University Press. 87.
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