Professor of SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw. Her main research domain is health psychology, in particular stress and ways of coping with it, in the context of resources beneficial to psychological resilience. She is interested in daily hassles as well as critical life events, just like serious somatic disease. Together with prof. Marcin Rzeszutek they have been searching for understanding of well-being of people living with HIV. She is a member of the European Health Psychology Society (in 2013–2016 EHPS board member) and a board member of Health Psychology Section at the Polish Psychological Association (PTP).