UNESCO Chair Global Health and Education Health Education, Prevention, Health Promotion, Children and Young People

New edition of the handbook of Salutogenesis

In January 2022 Springer published ‘The Handbook of Salutogenesis’ and is coordinated by Maurice Mittelmark as one of the leading expert in this field. It is the second edition and available as open access. The handbook provides an overview of the development of the field of salutogenesis and its applications in health care and health promotion. There are chapters on the life course approach, salutogenesis in different health promoting settings: organisations, communities and environments. The comprehensive handbook concludes with a number of chapters on salutogenesis theory and methods: developments, innovations and next steps.