Päivinen Helena, Yliopistonopettaja / University teacher

Päivinen Helena, Yliopistonopettaja / University teacher
Short number:
KÄRKI Aa255.8.

Areas of interest

Psychotherapy process research, intimate partner violence, gender studies, qualitative methodologies

Research Areas

Treatment for men and women who have abused their partners

Research on couple treatment in intimate partner violence

Recent Publications

Vall, B. Päivinen, H., & Holma, J. (2017). Results of the Jyväskylä research project on couple therapy for intimate partner violence: topics and strategies in successful therapy processes. Journal of Family Therapy (early view). doi: 10.1111/1467-6427.12170

Päivinen, H., Vall, B., & Holma, J. (2016). Research on facilitating successful treatment processes in perpetrator programs. Teoksessa M. Ortiz (Toim.) Domestic Violence: Prevalence, Risk Factors and Perspectives (pp. 163-187). Nova.

Päivinen, H. (2016). Gendered positioning: Addressing gendered power and cultural discourses in therapeutic conversations. Jyväskylä Studies in education, Psychology and Social Research, 569.

Päivinen, H., Holma, J., Karvonen, A., Kykyri, V. L., Tsatsishvili, V., Kaartinen. J., Penttonen, M., & Seikkula, J. (2016). Affective arousal during blaming in couple therapy: Combining analyses of verbal discourse and physiological responses in two case studies. Contemporary Family Therapy, 38, 373–384. doi: 10.1007/s10591-016-9393-7

Päivinen, H & Holma, J. (2016) Dominant story, power and positioning. In M. Borcsa, & P. Rober (Eds.), Research Perspectives in Couple Therapy: Discursive Qualitative Methods (pp. 89-104). Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-23306-2

Päivinen, H., & Holma, J. (2012). Positions constructed for a female therapist in male batterers' treatment group. Journal of Feminist Family Therapy, 24, 52-74. doi:10.1080/08952833.2012.629132

Teaching (list of courses)

PSYA203 Psykologian tutkimusmenetelmät II: Kvalitatiiviset tutkimusmenetelmät

PSYS303 Haastattelu- ja vuorovaikutustaidot

PSYS321 Diagnostinen harjoituskurssi ja harjoittelu