Ricko D. Nissen

Postdoc, PhD, MScN, RN. At Forensic Mental Health Research Unit Middelfart (RFM), Department of Regional Health Research, Faculty of Health Science, University of Southern Denmark & Psychiatric dept. Middelfart, Mental Health Services in the Region of Southern Denmark.

Research areas: Forensic psychiatry, Religion and psychiatry, Workplace violence, Constructivism, Qualitative analysis, Spiritual care

Ricko is currently Working together with Frederik on the The WAPS project with the overall aim of this mixed method study is to generate knowledge on how mental health staff report and describe situations of violence and threats (trigger-situational typologies). In addition, we investigate associations between incidence rate of violence and threats against coercion, type of ward, staffs education and seniority, trigger-situational typologies, time of incident, age and gender on ward and subject level when possible.

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