Maj Hansen

University of Southern Denmark, Denmark

Maj Hansen is an Associate Professor and head of the research group THRIVE at the Department for Psychology, University of Southern Denmark (SDU). Her research is focused within prevention, screening, and treating victims following traumatic exposure including a special focus within interpersonal violence and conceptual issues stressing the importance of having precise diagnostic configurations to guide clinical understandings. She is Associate Editor of the European Journal of Psychotraumatology, SDU's PI on the Marie Skłodowska-Curie specialized PhD education program CONTEXT, and member of several national and international networks within traumatic stress and interpersonal violence including the National Research Network on Violence against Children in Denmark.