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prof. dr. J.K. (Hanneke) Muthert

Professor Psychology of Religion with special attention for Spiritual Care and Wellbeing


Main research topics
The concept 'existential practice areas' provides the framework for various key themes:
1) Disaster chaplaincy. (Spiritual care in the earthquake region Groningen/ Spiritual care and Covid-19)
2) Meaningful work
3) Meaningful conversations/exchanges in the hospital
Related themes- Mourning and (religious) meaning in Mental health care- The spiritual caregiver's professional body of knowledge

Other positions

Head of the department for Comparative Study of Religion
Spiritual caregiver
Member of the scientific board of the VGVZ (professional organization for spiritual counselors)
Member Dutch commitee for disaster chaplaincy
Member Dutch commitee for chaplaincy in times of covid-19
Guest member Federatie Zingeving en GGZ
Member of ‘deelprojectgroep onderzoek van het ZonMW gefinancierde PLOEG onderzoek ‘GV in de eerste lijn’.
Last modified:25 June 2022 4.19 p.m.

Contact information

Oude Boteringestraat 38
9712 GK Groningen
The Netherlands

Place of work