Ulrica Hörberg

Email: Ulrica Hörberg
Telephone: +46470708362
University: Linnaeus University

Senior Lecturer in caring science, Linnaeus University, Växjö, Sweden

RN, PhD in Caring science

Life-worldled Care and Education.

Programme co-ordinator for the Nursing Programme

Teaching interests related to Caring Science

Reflective Lifeworld Research, caring science, psychiatric care,supervision

Research interests related to Caring Science

Forensic psychiatric care, learning support to promote reflection and learning in caring science, dissemination, Integration of theory and praxis in nursing from a life-world perspective

  • Bournemouth- Växjö collaboration: Life-world led care and education.
  • Peer Reviewer: Qualitative Studies on Health and Wellbeing.
  • Special mandate from The Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare to evaluate a degree programme in Psychiatric care.
  • Hörberg, U., Brunt, D. & Axelsson, A. (2004). Clientsf perceptions of client-nurse relationships in local authority psychiatric services: A qualitative study. International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 13, 9-17. link
  • Hörberg, U. The lived experience of being cared for in forensic psychiatric care. Paper presented at the International Human Science Research Conference, Talbot Campus, Bournemouth University, UK, 10-13, August, 2005.
  • Galvin, K., Dahlberg, K., Todres, L., Keen, S., Ekebergh, M., Rees, K., Hörberg, U., Ozolins, L-L. & Petersson, B-O. Symposium: Lifeworld as evidence and action: the Växjö/Bournemouth Collaboration. Paper presented at International Human Science Research Conference, Rovereto, Italy, 13-16 June, 2007.
  • Hörberg, U (2008). Att vardas eller fostras. Det rattspsykiatriska vardandet och traditionens grepp. (To be the subject of care or the object of correction. Forensic psychiatric care and the power of tradition).(doctoral thesis) Acta Wexionensia No 133/2008. ISSN: 1404-4307, ISBN: 978-91-7636-590-8. Written in Swedish with a summary in English. http://lnu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:205815