Health Psychology and Behavioural Medicine

SENACT

Prof. Dr. Jennifer Inauen

Head of the Department of Health Psychology & Behavioral Medicine

Phone
+41 31 684 36 41
E-Mail
jennifer.inauen@unibe.ch
Office
A 256
Postal Address
Universität Bern
Institut für Psychologie
Fabrikstrasse 8
3012 Bern

Research interests:

  • Health behavior change
  • Mobile health
  • Intensive-longitudinal methods
  • Global health

 

Covid-19: Current research projects in the context of the coronavirus pandemic

 

Further research projects (selected)

Fall 2021:

  • Lecture: Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine in Practice
  • Seminar: Habits and Health

Spring 2021:

  • Lecture: Research Methods of Health Psychology

  • Proseminar: Health Behavior Change

 

 

Selected publications:

Inauen, J., Contzen, N., Frick, V., Kadel, P., Keller, J., Kollmann, J., Mata, J., van Valkengoed, A.M. (2021). Environmental issues are health issues: Making a case and setting an agenda for environmental health psychology. European Psychologist, 26(3), 219-229. http://dx.doi.org/10.1027/1016-9040/a000438

Berli*, C., Inauen*, J., Stadler, G., Scholz, U., & Shrout, P.E. (2020). Understanding between person interventions with time-intensive longitudinal outcome data: Longitudinal mediation analyses. Annals of Behavioral Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1093/abm/kaaa066

*The authors share first authorship.

Inauen, J., Lilje, J., & Mosler, H.-J. (2020). Refining hand washing interventions by identifying active ingredients: A cluster-randomized controlled trial in rural Zimbabwe. Social Science & Medicine, 245. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2019.112712

Kwasnicka, D., Inauen, J., Nieuwenboom, W., Nurmi, J., Schneider, A., Short, C.E. … Naughton, F. (2019). Challenges and solutions for N-of-1 design studies in health psychology, Health Psychology Review, 13(2), 163-178. doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17437199.2018.1564627

Video Abstract: youtu.be/2r9d-AkBqIs 

Inauen, J., Bolger, N., Shrout, P.E., Stadler, G., Amrein, M., Rackow, P., & Scholz, U. (2017). Using support group messaging to promote healthy eating: A randomized trial in daily life. Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being, 9(3), 303–323. https://doi.org/10.1111/aphw.12093

Inauen, J., Shrout, P., Bolger, N., Stadler, G., & Scholz, U. (2016). Mind the gap? An intensive longitudinal study of between-person and within-person intention-behavior relations. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 50, 516-522. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12160-016-9776-x