Prof. Dr. Nicolas Rohleder

Chair of Health Psychology

Our research focuses on the question of the mechanisms by which acute and chronic mental stress has a negative impact on health.

Research projects

  • Stress Response Patterns and Health
  • Chronic Stress and Health
  • Traumatic Stress and Health
  • Regulation of inflammatory processes as a mechanism between psychosocial stress and health
  • Digital biomarkers for stress
  • Investigation of the ability to cope with recurrent stressors, taking into account anxiety and stress management modes
  • Psychological determinants and biological stress response patterns in digital stress (fordigithealth)
  • “Violence in Institutions (VIOLIN)” funded by the Emerging Fields Initiative (EFI) of FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg
  • “Psycho-biological treatment effects of trauma-focused painting therapy for patients with psychological and physical trauma sequelae” funded by the Staedtler Foundation

  • Gesund Digital Leben - Der bayerische Forschungsverbund forDigitHealth

    (Third Party Funds Group – Overall project)

    Term: since 1. June 2019
    Funding source: Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Bildung und Kultus, Wissenschaft und Kunst (ab 10/2013) / Forschungsverbund
  • Psychobiologische Behandlungseffekte traumafokussierter Maltherapie bei Patienten mit psychischen und physischen Traumafolgestörungen

    (Third Party Funds Single)

    Term: since 1. February 2019
    Funding source: Staedtler-Stiftung




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