• Analysis of blocking of flavour-preference conditioning based on nutrients/palatable tastes

    Dr. Garcia-Burgos, who joined the group of Prof. Simone Munsch and our Department last September, has recently published a research work focusing on strategies for preventing the development of unwanted flavour preferences in an animal model. Link to the article

  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Eating Disorder

    Short-term Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Binge Eating Disorder: Long-term efficacy and predictors of long-term treatment success

    Researchers of our Department have published a study evaluating the long-term efficacy (four years after treatment) of a short-term Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment (CBT) of Binge Eating Disorder (BED). Link to the article

  • Hypnose verlängert den erholsamen Tiefschlaf

    L'hypnose prolonge le sommeil profond réparateur

    Forschende der Universitäten Zürich und Freiburg zeigen, wie der erholsame Tiefschlaf auch ohne Medikamente verlängert werden kann – nämlich mit Hypnose. Uni Website

    Des chercheurs zurichois et fribourgeois montrent comment le sommeil profond réparateur peut être prolongé sans médicaments, grâce à l’hypnose. Voir le site l'uni

  • De la neurochirurgie contre les douleurs ?

    Une équipe de chercheurs autour du neurochirurgien Daniel Jeanmonod et de la psychologue Chantal Martin Sölch a examiné les effets physiques et psychiques d’une opération neurochirurgicale dans la thérapie de douleurs chroniques intraitables.

    Lien vers l’article : http://journals.lww.com/neurosurgery/Abstract/publishahead/Cognitive_Functioning,_Emotional_Processing,_Mood.98399.aspx

  • Our Department in a European research network

    The Department of Psychology is part of a European research network acclaimed as Research Success Story

    Pascal Gygax and Saya Sato, members of the Psycholinguistics and Applied Social Psychology team, are partners of the ITN - Language, Cognition and Gender, which has been nominated as European Research Success Story by EURESEARCH.

    Download the article here.

  • BA 150 ECTS → 180 ECTS

    Le Département de Psychologie a un nouveau plan de bachelor depuis le début du semestre d’automne 2013. Pour répondre aux questions des étudiants, une liste avec les questions les plus fréquentes se trouve sous ce lien.

    Das Psychologie Department hat seit Anfang des HS 2013 einen neuen Studienplan für das Bachelorstudium. Eine Liste häufig gestellter Fragen zum neuen Studienplan steht ab jetzt den Studierenden zur Verfügung unter diesem Link

 

Department of Psychology

Psychology at the University of Fribourg is distinguished by the emphasis it places on high-level research, an extensive choice of courses in B.Sc., M.Sc. and postgraduate programs as well as by the University's bilingual character. The Department of Psychology offers complete study programs (B.Sc. and M.Sc.) in German and French, together with mixed language programs. Education is complemented by practical components with excellent supervision in a stimulating international atmosphere.

M.Sc. and postgraduate students are involved in a number of departmental and third party research projects in a wide range of domains distributed between ten Research Units.

Events

  • Jubilé125
    WHO: Prof.Petra Klumb
    WHAT: Mesures de l'esprit / Die Vermessung des Geistes
    WHEN: 10.10.2014, 13:00 - 21:00
    WHERE: Regina Mundi: S-01.117/S-01.118 /S-01.109 /S-01.116
  • LUNCHTIME SEMINAR
    WHO: Carol Madden
    WHAT: Event Representations Through Language
    WHEN: 25.09.2014, 12h05-13h05
    WHERE: S.0-113
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