Victor Counted, Ph.D
Dr Victor Counted is a behavioural, social, and health scientist, author, research consultant, and speaker. He is an interdisciplinary voice whose main research fuse psychology, religion, and health. Currently, he works and writes on the psychology of religion and place; the effects of place attachment disruption in the aftermath of a pandemic; migrant health and quality of life; the roots of radicalization; the role of place, God, and people as objects of attachment; and the relationship between hope and human flourishing. He is committed to transforming people and organisations through research and educational leadership. His new book “The Roots of Radicalization” is coming 2021 with Rowman & Littlefield (Lexington Books).
- Ph.D. in Psychology — Western Sydney University, Australia
- Ph.D. in Religion & Society — University of Groningen, Netherlands
IN THE MEDIA
Migrants and the bond with God: attachment and survival are linkedJanuary 27, 2020/
Upcoming Events and Speaking Engagements
There are no upcoming events at this time.
Book Project for Rowan & Littlefield (Lexington Books)
Title: "The Roots of Radicalization: Disrupted Attachment & Displacement"
I have signed a contract to write a book for Lexington Books on my work on disrupted attachment systems and displacement in the context of radicalization. The working title for the book is "The Roots of Radicalization". The book should be ready by the end of 2020.
Book Project for Springer International
Title: "Place Attachment and Post-Pandemic Urban Recovery: Displacement, Coping, and Healthy Behaviors"
I have signed a contract with Springer to co-author a book with two other colleagues (Haywantee Ramkissoon and Richard Cowden) on a COVID-19 pandemic urban recovery plan through the lens of place attachment and pro-environmental behaviours. The book should be published early 2021.
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