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Beck Anxiety Inventory: translation and validation of a Norwegian version
(The University of Bergen, 2001)
This study investigated the psychometric properties of the Norwegian version of the Beck Anxiety Inventory (BAI) in a community sample of 879 respondents and two student samples of a total of 408 respondents. Scores on the ...
Obstructive sleep apnea, verbal memory, and executive function in a community-based high-risk population identified by the Berlin Questionnaire Akershus Sleep Apnea Project
Purpose Cognitive functions in community-dwelling adults at high risk of obstructive sleep apnea have not been described and nor are associations between cognitive functions and obstructive sleep apnea severity fully ...
Clinical Significance of Periodic Limb Movement Disorder (PLMD) in Insomnia Patients
(Bentham Open, 2008)
Screening Foster Children for Mental Disorders: Properties of the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire
Background High prevalence of mental disorders among foster children highlight the need to examine the mental health of children placed out of home. We examined the properties of the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire ...
Cognitive Activity in Insomnia
(The University of Bergen, 2002)
The study investigated the causal relationship between worry and insomnia. A 2 x 2 design (Worry x Induced sleeplessness) with repeated measures was employed. In all 96 female undergraduate students who scored high or low ...
Parents’ Prenatal Mental Health and Emotional, Behavioral and Social Development in Their Children
(Springer US, 2014-12-13)
This study examines the association between expectant parents’ psychological distress and children’s development at 36 months old. This is a prospective population study based on the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study, ...
Internet-based self-help for social anxiety disorder and panic disorder. Factors associated with effect and use of self-help
(The University of Bergen, 2011-11-08)
Studies have documented the effect of self-help interventions for social anxiety disorder and panic disorder, and self-help interventions have been proposed as a way to improve access to psychological interventions for ...
Insomnia in older adults Consequences, assessment and treatment
(The University of Bergen, 2006-11-23)
Objective: Insomnia is one of the most common conditions in older adults, affecting almost one third of adults aged 55 years or older. Insomnia has been linked to a number of individual adverse medical and psychological ...
Ambivalens - hemmende eller fremmende i terapi? En teoretisk undersøkelse av ambivalensbegrepet i motiverende intervju
(The University of Bergen, 2003)
The present work explores and discusses theoretical questions in relation to different functional descriptions of ambivalence in Miller and Rollnick’s (2002) presentation of motivational interviewing (MI). There seems ...
The Relationship Between Structural Game Characteristics and Gambling Behavior: A Population-Level Study
The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between the structural characteristics and gambling behavior among video lottery terminal (VLT) gamblers. The study was ecological valid, because the data consisted of ...