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Thoresen, Siri Pressebilder

Thoresen, Siri

Forsker I / dr. psychol.
Enhet: Seksjon for traumer, katastrofer og tvungen migrasjon - barn og unge

Kompetanseområder

– vold og traumer

– krig, katastrofer og terror

– selvmord

– militært personell

– innsatspersonell

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Vitenskapelige artikler og bokkapitler

2018

Blix, I., Kanten, A. B., Birkeland, M. S., & Thoresen, S. (2018). Imagining What Could Have Happened: Types and Vividness of Counterfactual Thoughts and the Relationship With Post-traumatic Stress Reactions. Frontiers in Psychology, 9. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2018.00515

Glad, K. A., Thoresen, S., Hafstad, G. S., & Dyb, G. (2018). Survivors Report Back. Young people reflect on their media experiences after a terrorist attack. Journalism Studies, 19(11), 1652-1668. doi:10.1080/1461670X.2017.1291313

Strøm, I. F., Aakvaag, H. F., Birkeland, M. S., & Thoresen, S.Felix, E. (2018). The mediating role of shame in the relationship between childhood bullying victimization and adult psychosocial adjustment. [El papel mediador de la verguenza en la relacion entre la victimizacion por acoso en la infancia y el ajuste psicosocial de los adultos]. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 9(1). doi:10.1080/20008198.2017.1418570

Thoresen, S., Birkeland, M. S., Arnberg, F. K., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Blix, I. (2018). Mental health and social support in disaster victims in the third decade. A comparison with a general population sample. BJPsych Open. doi:doi.org/10.1192/bjo.2018.74

Thoresen, S., Birkeland, M. S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Blix, I. (2018). Loss of trust may never heal. Institutional trust in disaster victims in a long-term perspective: Associations with social support and mental health. Frontiers in Psychology, 9. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2018.01204

Thoresen, S., Aakvaag, H. F., Strøm, I. F., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Birkeland, M. S. (2018). Loneliness as a mediator of the relationship between shame and health problems in young people exposed to childhood violence. Social Science and Medicine, 211, 183-189. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2018.06.002

Aakvaag, H. F., Strøm, I. F., & Thoresen, S. (2018). But were you drunk? Intoxication during sexual assault in Norway. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 9.

Aakvaag, H. F., Thoresen, S., Strøm, I. F., Myhre, M. C., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2018). Shame predicts revictimization in victims of childhood violence. A prospective study of a general Norwegian population sample. Psychological Trauma. doi:10.1037/tra0000373

2017

Hafstad, G. S., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Maercker, A., & Dyb, G. (2017). PTSD or not PTSD? Comparing the proposed ICD-11 and the DSM-5 PTSD criteria among young survivors of the 2011 Norway attacks and their parents. Psychological Medicine, 47(7), 1283-1291. doi:10.1017/S0033291716002968

Haga, J. M., Stene, L. E., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Dyb, G. (2017). Does posttraumatic stress predict frequency of general practitioner visits in parents of terrorism survivors? A longitudinal study. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 8(1). doi:10.1080/20008198.2017.1389206

Haga, J. M., Thoresen, S., Stene, L. E., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Dyb, G. (2017). Healthcare to parents of young terrorism survivors: A registry-based study in Norway. BMJ Open, 7(12). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-018358

Shultz, J. M., Thoresen, S., & Galea, S. (2017). The Las Vegas Shootings—Underscoring Key Features of the Firearm Epidemic. Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). doi:10.1001/jama.2017.16420

Strøm, I. F., Hjemdal, O. K., Myhre, M. C., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Thoresen, S. (2017). The Social Context of Violence: A Study of Repeated Victimization in Adolescents and Young Adults. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. doi:10.1177/0886260517696867

Aakvaag, H. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Dyb, G. (2017). Adult Victimization in Female Survivors of Childhood Violence and Abuse: The Contribution of Multiple Types of Violence. Violence against Women, 23(13), 1601-1619. doi:10.1177/1077801216664427

2016

Magruder, K. M., Kassam-Adams, N., Thoresen, S., & Olff, M. (2016). Prevention and public health approaches to trauma and traumatic stress: a rationale and a call to action. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 7. doi:10.3402/ejpt.v7.29715

Thoresen, S., & Myhre, M. C. (2016). Tiden leger ikke alle sår. Vold og traumer i et livsløpsperspektiv.. I C. Øverlien, M. I. Hauge & J. H. Schultz (Red.) Barn, vold og traumer. Møter med unge i utsatte livssituasjoner. (s. 150-166). Universitetsforlaget.

Thoresen, S., Jensen, T. K., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Dyb, G. (2016). Parents of terror victims. A longitudinal study of parental mental health following the 2011 terrorist attack on Utøya Island. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 38, 47-54. doi:10.1016/j.janxdis.2016.01.004

Aakvaag, H. F., Thoresen, S., & Øverlien, C. (2016). Vold og overgrep mot barn og unge – definisjoner og typologisering. I C. Øverlien, M. I. Hauge & J. H. Schultz (Red.) Barn, vold og traumer. Møter med unge i utsatte livssituasjoner. (s. 265-280). Universitetsforlaget.

Aakvaag, H. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Dyb, G., Røysamb, E., & Olff, M. (2016). Broken and guilty since it happened: A population study of trauma-related shame and guilt after violence and sexual abuse. Journal of Affective Disorders, 204, 16-23. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2016.06.004

2015

Haga, J. M., Stene, L. E., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Thoresen, S., & Dyb, G. (2015). Early postdisaster health outreach to modern families: a cross-sectional study. BMJ Open, 5:e009402. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2015-009402

Jensen, T. K., Thoresen, S., & Dyb, G. (2015). Coping responses in the midst of terror: The July 22 terror attack at Utøya Island in Norway. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology, 56(1), 45-52. doi:10.1111/sjop.12182

Stensland, S., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Dyb, G. (2015). Interpersonal violence and overweight in adolescents: the HUNT Study. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 43(1), 18-26. doi:10.1177/1403494814556176

Thoresen, S., Myhre, M. C., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Aakvaag, H. F., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2015). Violence against children, later victimisation, and mental health: a cross-sectional study of the general Norwegian population. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 6, 1-12. doi:10.3402/ejpt.v6.26259

2014

Dyb, G., Jensen, T. K., Glad, K. A., Nygaard, E., & Thoresen, S. (2014). Early outreach to survivors of the shootings in Norway on the 22nd of July 2011. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 5. doi:10.3402/ejpt.v5.23523

Dyb, G., Jensen, T. K., Nygaard, E., Ekeberg, Ø., Diseth, T. H., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Thoresen, S. (2014). Post-traumatic stress reactions in survivors of the 2011 massacre on Utøya Island, Norway. British Journal of Psychiatry, 204(5), 361-367. doi:10.1192/bjp.bp.113.133157

Myhre, M., Dyb, G., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Grøgaard, J., & Thoresen, S. (2014). Maternal childhood abuse predicts externalizing behaviour in toddlers: a prospective cohort study. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 42(3), 263-269. doi:10.1177/1403494813510983

Shultz, J., Thoresen, S., Flynn, B. W., Muschert, G. W., Shaw, J. A., Espinel, Z., . . . Cohen, A. M. et al. (2014). Multiple Vantage Points on the Mental Health Effects of Mass Shootings. Current Psychiatry Reports, 16, 469-486. doi:10.1007/s11920-014-0469-5

Stensland, S., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Zwart, J. A., & Dyb, G. (2014). Recurrent headache and interpersonal violence in adolescence: the roles of psychological distress, loneliness and family cohesion: the HUNT study. The Journal of Headache and Pain, 15:35. doi:10.1186/1129-2377-15-35

Strøm, I. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Sagatun, Å., & Dyb, G. (2014). A Prospective Study of the Potential Moderating Role of Social Support in Preventing Marginalization Among Individuals Exposed to Bullying and Abuse in Junior High School. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 43(10), 1642-1657. doi:10.1007/s10964-014-0145-4

Thoresen, S., Jensen, T. K., & Dyb, G. (2014). Media Participation and Mental Health in Terrorist Attack Survivors. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 27(6), 639-646. doi:10.1002/jts.21971

Thoresen, S., Jensen, T. K., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Dyb, G. (2014). Social support barriers and mental health in terrorist attack survivors. Journal of Affective Disorders, 156, 187-193. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2013.12.014

Aakvaag, H. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Røysamb, E., & Dyb, G. (2014). Shame and guilt in the aftermath of terror: the Utøya Island study. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 27(5), 618-621. doi:10.1002/jts.21957

2013

Stensland, S., Dyb, G., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Zwart, J. A. (2013). Potentially traumatic interpersonal events, psychological distress and recurrent headache in a population-based cohort of adolescents: the HUNT study. BMJ Open, 3(7). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2013-002997

Strøm, I. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Dyb, G. (2013). Violence, bullying and academic achievement: A study of 15-year-old adolescents and their school environment. International Journal of Child Abuse & Neglect, 37(4), 243-251. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2012.10.010

Strøm, I. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Hjemdal, O. K., Lien, L., & Dyb, G. (2013). Exposure to life adversity in high school and later work participation: A longitudinal population-based study. Journal of Adolescence, 36(6), 1143-1151. doi:10.1016/j.adolescence.2013.09.003

Øverlien, C., Thoresen, S., & Dyb, G. (2013). Childhood adverse experience: Yes or No? Mothers’ decision making process when responding to survey questions. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 22(2), 192-210. doi:10.1080/10926771.2013.719591

2012

Myhre, M., Thoresen, S., Grøgaard, J., & Dyb, G. (2012). Familial factors and child characteristics as predictors of injuries in toddlers: a prospective cohort study. BMJ Open, 2(2). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2011-000740

Thoresen, S., Aakvaag, H. F., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Dyb, G., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2012). The day Norway cried: Proximity and distress in Norwegian citizens following the 22nd July 2011 terrorist attacks in Oslo and on Utøya Island. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 3. doi:10.3402/ejpt.v3i0.19709

2011

Jakobsen, M., Thoresen, S., & Johansen, L. E. (2011). The Validity of Screening for Post-traumatic Stress Disorder and Other Mental Health Problems among Asylum Seekers from Different Countries. Journal of Refugee Studies, 24(1), 171-186. doi:10.1093/jrs/feq053

2010

Sareen, J., Stein, M. B., Thoresen, S., Zamorski, M., Belik, S. L., & Asmundson, G. J. G. (2010). Is peacekeeping peaceful? A systematic review. Canadian journal of psychiatry, 55(7), 464-472.

2009

Michel, P. O., Thoresen, S., Sareen, J., Belik, S. H., & Mehlum, L. (2009). Suicidal Behavior Among Peacekeepers: An International Perspective. In L. Sher & A. Vilens (Eds.) Suicide in the Military (pp. 1-15). New York: Nova Biomedical Books.

Schou, L., Dyb, G., & Thoresen, S. (2009). Elever i ungdomsskolen i Oslo. Vold og overgrep. I S. Mossige & G. Dyb (Red.) Voldsutsatte barn og unge i Oslo. Forekomst og innsatsområder for forebygging (s. 17-48). Oslo: NOVA, Nasjonalt kunnskapssenter om vold og traumatisk stress.

Thoresen, S., & Øverlien, C. (2009). Trauma Victim: Yes or No? Why It May Be Difficult to Answer Questions Regarding Violence, Sexual Abuse, and Other Traumatic Events. Violence against Women, 15(6), 699-719. doi:10.1177/1077801209332182

Thoresen, S., Tambs, K., Hussein, A., Heir, T., Johansen, V. A., & Bisson, J. I. (2009). Brief measure of posttraumatic stress reactions: Impact of Event Scale-6. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology. doi:10.1007/s00127-009-0073-x

Thoresen, S., Tønnesen, A., Lindgaard, C. V., Andreassen, A. L., & Weisæth, L. (2009). Stressful but rewarding: Norwegian personnel mobilised for the 2004 tsunami disaster. Disasters. The Journal of Disaster Studies, Policy and Management, 33(3), 353-368. doi:10.1111/j.1467-7717.2008.01078.x

2008

Andreassen, A. L., & Thoresen, S. (2008). Tsunamiens etterdønninger. Hjelpearbeid ga mening. Tidsskriftet sykepleien(7), 42-46.

Thoresen, S., & Mehlum, L. (2008). Traumatic stress and suicidal ideation in Norwegian male peacekeepers. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 196(11), 814-821. doi:10.1097/NMD.0b013e31818b6a92

2006

Thoresen, S., & Mehlum, L. (2006). Suicide in peacekeepers: Risk factors for suicide versus accidental death. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behaviour, 36, 432-442.

Thoresen, S., Mehlum, L., Røysamb, E., & Tønnessen, A. (2006). Risk factors for completed suicide in veterans of peacekeeping: Repatriation, negative life events and marital status. Archives of Suicide Research, 10(4), 353-363. doi:10.1080/13811110600791106

2004

Thoresen, S., & Mehlum, L. (2004). Risk factors for fatal accidents and suicides in peacekeepers: is there an overlap. Military medicine, 169, 988-993.

2003

Thoresen, S., Mehlum, L., & Møller, B. (2003). Suicide in peacekeepers. A cohort study of mortality from suicide in 22,275 Norwegian veterans from international peacekeeping operations. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 38(11), 605-610.

2002

Andreassen, A. L., Thoresen, S., & Mehlum, L. (2002). Veterans from peacekeeping: Evaluation of a follow-up programme. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, 17.

Bøker og doktorgradsavhandlinger

Thoresen, S. (2006). Suicide in peacekeepers. A study of risk factors for suicide in Norwegian veterans of international military operations. Oslo: Faculty of Social Sciences, Norwegian University. (Doktorgradsavhandling).

Rapporter

Thoresen, S., Andreassen, A. L., Arnberg, F. K., Birkeland, M. S., Blix, I., & Hjorthol, T. (2017). Scandinavian Star: Erfaringer og helse hos overlevende og etterlatte etter 26 år. Oslo: Nasjonalt kunnskapssenter om vold og traumatisk stress. (Rapport 5/2017).

Dyb, G., Glad, K. A., Hafstad, G. S., Holt, T., Myhre, M. C., Skjørten, K., Thoresen, S., Warp, S. K., & Hauge, M. I. (2016). Juridiske, etiske og metodiske problemstillinger ved gjennomføring av omfangsundersøkelser med barn og unge om vold og seksuelle overgrep. Oslo: Nasjonalt kunnskapssenter om vold og traumatisk stress. (Rapport 5/2016).

Myhre, M. C., Thoresen, S., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2015). Vold og voldtekt i oppveksten: En nasjonal intervjuundersøkelse av 16- og 17-åringer. Oslo: Nasjonalt kunnskapssenter om vold og traumatisk stress. (Rapport 1/2015).

Thoresen, S., & Hjemdal, O. K. (Red.) (2014). Vold og voldtekt i Norge. En nasjonal forekomststudie av vold i et livsløpsperspektiv. Oslo: Nasjonalt kunnskapssenter om vold og traumatisk stress.

Thoresen, S. (2007). Mestring og stress hos innsatspersonell og journalister mobilisert til Tsunamikatastrofen. Oslo: Nasjonalt kunnskapssenter om vold og traumatisk stress. (Rapport 2/2007).

Andreassen, A. L., Thoresen, S., & Mehlum, L. (2002). Traumeeksponert og repatriert personell fra militært FN/NATO-operasjoner. Rapport fra en oppfølgingsundersøkelse. Oslo: Forsvarets Overkomando. Sanitetsstaben. Kontor for psykiatri.

Andre publikasjoner

2018

Birkeland, M. S., Strøm, I. F., Myhre, M. C., & Thoresen, S. (2018 November). Am I an island? A network analysis exploring social landscapes after childhood violence. Paper presented at 34th Annual Meeting: Promoting Societal Change: Integrating Traumatic Stress Research, Practice and Policy for Vulnerable Populations, Washington DC.

Nilsen, L. G., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Dyb, G. (2018 November). Institutional Trust after Terror. Paper presented at 34th Annual Meeting, International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Washington D.C.

Rueness, J., Myhre, M. C., Strøm, I. F., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Dyb, G., & Thoresen, S. (2018 August). The physical health impact of child abuse: A population survey on physical health complaints among adolescents and young adults. Paper presented at Nordisk Forening for barne- og omsorgssvikt (NFBO), Torshavn.

Rueness, J., Myhre, M. C., Strøm, I. F., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Dyb, G., & Thoresen, S. (2018 September). PTSR mediate the relationship between child abuse and physical Health complaints in adolescence and early adulthood. Paper presented at I-AM-PHD (1st Annual PhD meeting), Amsterdam.

Stensland, S., Aakvaag, H. F., Hafstad, G. S., & Thoresen, S. (2018). Å innlemme NKVTS i Folkehelseinstituttet er en nedprioritering av vold- og traumefeltet. Forskning.no.

Strøm, I. F., Birkeland, M. S., Aakvaag, H. F., & Thoresen, S. (2018 November). Trajectories of Alcohol use in Young Adults Exposed to Childhood Violence and Later Problematic Drinking Behavior. Paper presented at The International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS) Annual Meeting, Washington D.C.

Thoresen, S., Birkeland, M. S., Arnberg, F. K., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Blix, I. (2018 November). Loss of trust may never heal. Institutional trust in disaster victims in a long-term perspective: Associations with social support and mental health. Paper presented at ISTSS Annual Meeting, Washington DC.

Thoresen, S., Strøm, I. F., Aakvaag, H. F., & Birkeland, M. S. (2018 August). Childhood violence and long-term consequences: Three lessons learned from a longitudinal study. Paper presented at The 10th Nordic Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect, Torshavn.

Thoresen, S., Aakvaag, H. F., Strøm, I. F., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Birkeland, M. S. (2018 November). Violence-related shame, loneliness and health. An investigation of loneliness as a mediator of the relationship between shame and health problems in young people exposed to childhood violence. Paper presented at ISTSS Annual Meeting, Washington DC.

2017

Rueness, J., Myhre, M. C., & Thoresen, S. (2017 June). mishandlet som barn- dårlig somatisk helse som ungdom/ung voksen. Foredrag på Norsk barnelegeforenings vårmøte 2017, Drammen.

Rueness, J., Myhre, M. C., Strøm, I. F., & Thoresen, S. (2017 November). Child abuse and effects of PTSS on somatic Health complaints in adolescents and young adults. Paper presented at ISTSS Annual Meeting 2017, Chicago.

Stensland, S., Thoresen, S., & Dyb, G. (2017 June). Terror, interpersonal violence, marginalization and loneliness in adolescents: The Utøya and the HUNT Study. Paper presented at 15th Conference of European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, 2-4 June 2017 in Odense, Denmark, University of Southern Denmark.

Thoresen, S. (2017 April). Møtet mellom utøya-ungdommen og pressen. Foredrag på SKUP-konferansen, Tønsberg.

Thoresen, S. (2017 August). Survivors report back. Foredrag på Bachelorstudiet i journalistikk, Oslo.

Thoresen, S. (2017 June). Terror og katastrofer: Møter mellom de rammede og pressen. Foredrag på Norsk journalistlags kurs for sommervikarer, Oslo.

Thoresen, S. (2017 October). Survivors report back: Møtet mellom Utøya-overlevende og pressen. Foredrag på Gull og Gråstein-konferansen 2017, Lillestrøm.

Thoresen, S., Blix, I., & Birkeland, M. S. (2017 June). Erfaringer og helse hos overlevende og etterlatte fra Scandinavian Star-katastrofen. Foredrag på Støttegruppen for etterlatte etter mordbrannen på Scandinavian Star.

Aakvaag, H. F., Strøm, I. F., & Thoresen, S. (2017 November). But Were you Drunk? Substance Use During Sexual Assault in Norway. Paper presented at International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies.

2016

Filkukova, P., Hjemdal, O. K., & Thoresen, S. (2016 October). Reactions, attitudes and media consumption in the aftermath of terror. Paper presented at Fem år siden 22. juli: Hva har vi lært?.

Hafstad, G. S., Dyb, G., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Maercker, A. (2016 November). ICD-11 and DSM-5: Prevalence, Overlap and Stability of Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms over Time in Young Survivors of the 2011 Norway Attacks. Paper presented at International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies`32th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.

Myhre, M. C., Thoresen, S., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2016 August). Violence exposure in childhood and somatic health complaints in early adulthood. Paper presented at XXIst ISPCAN International Congress on Child Abuse and Neglect, Calgary.

Myhre, M. C., Thoresen, S., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2016 May). Omfang av vold og seksuelle overgrep i barndommen – endring over tid?. Foredrag på 9. Nordiske konferansen mot barnemishandling og omsorgssvikt, Stockholm.

Strøm, I. F., Hjemdal, O. K., Myhre, M. C., & Thoresen, S. (2016 July). The social context of violence: A longitudinal study of repeated victimization in adolescents and young adults. Paper presented at International Congress of Psychology (ICP), Yokohama.

Thoresen, S. (2016 November). Community responses to the 2011 attack in Norway: Psychological proximity, emotional responses, trust in government and attitudes towards safety measures. Paper presented at ISTSS Annual Meeting, Dallas.

Thoresen, S. (2016 October). Dagen Norge gråt. Hva gjør terroren med oss – en studie av befolkningens reaksjoner etter 22. juli 2011. Foredrag på Terrorkonferansen 2016.

Thoresen, S., & Aakvaag, H. F. (2016 May). Gendered consequences of violence? Mental health, shame and social support. Paper presented at Seminar with professor Sylvia Walby, Oslo.

Thoresen, S., Aakvaag, H. F., Stensland, S., Strøm, I. F., Myhre, M. C., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2016 November). Social resources and mental health in victims of childhood violence: Social support, social support barriers, shame, other people’s withdrawal,and loneliness. Paper presented at ISTSS Annual Meeting, Dallas.

Aakvaag, H. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Dyb, G., Røysamb, E., & Olff, M. (2016 July). Broken and guilty since it happened. A population study of trauma-related shame and guilt after violence and sexual abuse. Paper presented at International Congress of Psychology, Yokohama.

Aakvaag, H. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Dyb, G., Røysamb, E., & Olff, M. (2016 November). Broken since it happened. A population study of trauma-related shame after violence and sexual abuse. Paper presented at International Society of Traumatic Stress Studies 32nd annual meeting, Dallas, Texas.

2015

Haga, J. M., Stene, L. E., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Thoresen, S., & Dyb, G. (2015 June). Post-disaster health outreach in changing societies – the complexity of modern family structures. Paper presented at XIV Conference of European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies – Trauma in Changing Societies: Social Contexts and Clinical Practice, Vilnius.

Haga, J. M., Thoresen, S., Stene, L. E., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Dyb, G. (2015 November). Bridging the Gap — Healthcare to Families of Young Survivors of Terrorism. Paper presented at ISTSS 31st annual meeting – Back to Basics: Integrating Clinical and Scientific Knowledge to Advance the Field of Trauma, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Myhre, M. C., Thoresen, S., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2015). Vold, overgrep og alkoholbruk – en ond sirkel?. Forebygging.no.

Stensland, S., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Zwart, J. A., & Dyb, G. (2015 June). Heads ache after terror. Migraine and tension-type headache in survivors of terror compared to a population-based cohort of adolescents. Paper presented at ESTSS Conference 2015, Vilnius.

Thoresen, S. (2015 June). Meet the experts panel for young minds. Paper presented at ESTSS Conference 2015, Vilnius.

Thoresen, S., & Dyb, G. (2015 June). ISTSS Panel. How is the public health perspectiv relevant for understanding the impact of terrorist attacks. Paper presented at ESTSS Conference 2015, Vilnius.

Thoresen, S., & Myhre, M. C. (2015 June). Somatic health complaints in victims of childhood physical, sexual and psychological abuse: A follow-up study. Paper presented at ESTSS Conference 2015, Vilnius.

Thoresen, S., Dyb, G., Nesvold, H., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2015 September). Medical care and police reporting in Norwegian rape victims. Paper presented at European Conference on Domestic Violence, Belfast.

Aakvaag, H. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Dyb, G. (2015 June). Revictimization in light of the total burden of parental violence. Paper presented at ESTSS Conference 2015, Vilnius.

Aakvaag, H. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Dyb, G. (2015 September). Revictimization in light of the total burden of domestic violence. Paper presented at European conference on domestic violence.

2014

Dyb, G., Jensen, T. K., & Thoresen, S. (2014 November). The Norway 2011 Terror Attack: Parents’ experiences and posttraumatic stress reactions. Paper presented at ISTSS 31st Annual Meeting, Miami.

Hafstad, G. S., Dyb, G., & Thoresen, S. (2014 November). PTSD in ICD-11: A comparison of the proposed ICD-11 and DSM-5 diagnostic criteria in a sample of young survivors of a catastrophic shooting. Paper presented at ISTSS 31st Annual Meeting, Miami.

Myhre, M. C., Thoresen, S., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2014 August). Childhood Violence and sexual abuse in Norway – result from a telephone survey. Paper presented at Den 8. nordiske konferansen om barnemishandling og omsorgssvikt, Nuuk.

Thoresen, S., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2014 November). Childhood violence and Sexual Abuse in Norway – Polyvictimization, Revictimization and Mental Health Consequences. Paper presented at Internasjonal Society for Traumatic Stress Studies 30th Annual Meeting, Miami.

Thoresen, S., Myhre, M. C., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2014 August). Shame and guilt in adolescents exposed to violence and sexual abuse. Paper presented at Den 8. nordiske konference om børnemishandling og omsorgssvigt, Nuuk.

Thoresen, S., Myhre, M. C., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2014 November). Shame and guilt in adolescents exposed to violence and sexual abuse. Paper presented at ISTSS Annual Meeting 2014, Miami, Florida.

2013

Dyb, G., Glad, K. A., Nygaard, E., & Thoresen, S. (2013 June). A fine balance. How can we supply necessary support and outreach services and at the same time avoid interfering with survivors own coping efforts?. Paper presented at 13th European Conference on Traumatic Stress Studies, Bologna.

Dyb, G., Jensen, T. K., Nygaard, E., Ekeberg, Ø., Diseth, T. H., & Thoresen, S. (2013 June). Post-traumatic stress reactions (PTSR) in survivors from a terror attack in Norway: Exploring the meaning of gender, age, traumatic exposure and social support in an unselected and highly exposed group. Paper presented at 13th European Conference on Traumatic Stress Studies, Bologna.

STENSLAND, S. O., Dyb, G., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., & Zwart, J. A. (2013). Interpersonal Victimization, Psychological Distress, and Recurrent Headaches in Adolescents – The HUNT Study. Cephalalgia, 33(S8), 170-171.

Strøm, I. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel Larsen, T., & Dyb, G. (2013 March). Violence, bullying and academic achievement: A study of 15-year-old adolescents and their school environment. Paper presented at VAM`s midtveiskonferanse, Oslo.

Strøm, I. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Hjemdal, O. K., Lien, L., & Dyb, G. (2013 November). A longitudinal population based study of work marginalization as a consequence of exposure to life adversities. Paper presented at 141st American Public Health Associaton (APHA) Annual Meeting and Exposition, Boston, MA.

Thoresen, S., & Dyb, G. (2013 June). Media and terror victims: Media contact, satisfaction and regrets in young survivors from the shooting at the Utøya Island, Norway, 22. July 2011. Paper presented at 13th European Conference on Traumatic Stress Studies, Bologna.

Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Jensen, T. K., & Dyb, G. (2013 June). Exploring the social causation hypothesis and the social selection hypothesis in young survivors from the shooting at the Utøya Island, Norway. Paper presented at 13th European Conference on Traumatic Stress Studies (ESTSS), Bologna.

Aakvaag, H. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Røysamb, E., & Dyb, G. (2013 June). Shame in the aftermath of terror: The Utøya Island Study. Paper presented at European Society of Traumatic Stress Studies Conference, Bologna.

Aakvaag, H. F., Thoresen, S., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Røysamb, E., & Dyb, G. (2013 November). Shame and Guilt in the aftermath of terror: The Utøya Island Study. Paper presented at Interntional Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS).

2012

Dyb, G., Jensen, T. K., Thoresen, S., Glad, K. A., & Nygaard, E. (2012 November). Outreach and Follow-up in Norwegian Muncipalities After the 2011 Terror Attack. Paper presented at International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies 28th Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California.

Jensen, T. K., Thoresen, S., & Dyb, G. (2012 November). Coping in the Midst of Terror: Adolescents’ Self-Perceived Coping Reactions During the 22 July Terror Attack at Utoya in Norway. Paper presented at Symposium på ISTSS 28th Annual Meeting: Beyond Boundaries: Innovations to Expand Services and Tailor Traumatic Stress Treatments., Los Angeles.

Thoresen, S., Aakvaag, H. F., Wentzel-Larsen, T., Dyb, G., & Hjemdal, O. K. (2012 October). The day Norway cried. Proximity and distress in Norwegian citizens following the 22nd July 2011 terrorist attack in Oslo and on Utøya Island. Paper presented at ISTSS Annual Meeting 2012, Los Angeles.

2011

Michel, P. O., Ask, E., Dyb, G., Hjemdal, O. K., & Thoresen, S. (2011 June). Epidemiological traumatic stress research: Methodological and measurement issues. Paper presented at 12th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Wien.

Stensland, S., Dyb, G., Thoresen, S., & Wentzel-Larsen, T. (2011 June). Traumatic experiences in adolescents and somatic complaints: Is this relationship mediated by posttraumatic stress reactions or depression?. Paper presented at 12th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Wien.

Thoresen, S., & Michel, P. O. (2011 June). Measures of PTSD and post-traumatic stress reactions in epidemiological trauma research. Paper presented at 12th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Wien.

Aakvaag, H. F., Hjemdal, O. K., & Thoresen, S. (2011 June). Measurement of Exposure for Potentially Traumatic Events in Adulthood: Review of Selected Instruments. Paper presented at 12th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Wien.

2010

Myhre, M. C., Dyb, G., & Thoresen, S. (2010 June). Violence, sexual abuse, and depression in mothers of young children: Impact on infant temperament and behavior. Paper presented at 12th World Congress of the World Association for Infant Mental Health, Leipzig.

Thoresen, S., & Dyb, G. (2010 November). Life adversities and depression in women exposed to violence and abuse. Results from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study. Paper presented at ISTSS 26th Annual Meeting, Montreal.

2009

Dyb, G., Schou, L. A., & Thoresen, S. (2009 June). Sexual abuse and medication –a study of Norwegian 10th year students. Paper presented at 11th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Oslo.

Idaas, T., & Thoresen, S. (2009 June). A comparative study of journalists and disaster response personnel mobilized for the Tsunami disaster. Paper presented at 11th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Oslo.

Myhre, M. C., Dyb, G., & Thoresen, S. (2009 June). Are young children whose mothers have experienced violence or sexual abuse more prone to accidents?. Paper presented at 11th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Oslo.

Sareen, J., Stein, M. B., Thoresen, S., Belik, S., Zamorski, M., & Asmundson, G. (2009 June). Is peacekeeping peaceful? A systematic Review. Paper presented at 11th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Oslo.

Schou, L. A., Dyb, G., & Thoresen, S. (2009 June). Disabled adolescents at increased risk of violence and sexual abuse. Paper presented at 11th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Oslo.

Thoresen, S., & Dyb, G. (2009 July). Population Attributable Fraction (PAF) of depression in mothers of young children. Results from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study. Paper presented at 11th European Congress of Psychology, Oslo.

Thoresen, S., & Dyb, G. (2009 November). Violence and sexual abuse in mothers of young children: Risk of depression and mediating factors. Paper presented at 25th International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies Annual Meeting, Atlanta.

Thoresen, S., Tambs, K., Hussain, A., Heir, T., Johansen, V. A., & Bisson, J. (2009 July). Brief measure of posttraumatic stress reactions: Impact of Event Scale-6. Paper presented at 11th European Congress of Psychology, Oslo.

2008

Myhre, M. C., Thoresen, S., Grøgaard, J., & Dyb, G. (2008 October). Characteristics of young children with injuries. Paper presented at 2nd Congress of the European Academy of Paediatrics, Nice.

Thoresen, S., & Øverlien, C. (2008 November). Trauma victim: Yes or No? Why it may be difficult to answer traumatic event screening questionnaires. Paper presented at ISTSS 24 Annual Meeting, Chicago.

2007

Thoresen, S. (2007 October). Completed suicide and suicidal ideation in Norwegian peacekeepers. Paper presented at NATO Advanced Research Workshop Wounds of War: “Lowering Suicide Risk in Returning Troops”, Klagenfurt.

Thoresen, S., & Mehlum, L. (2007 August). Traumatic stress and suicidal ideation in peacekeepers – a seven years follow-up study. Paper presented at XXIV International Association for Suicide Prevention Congress, Killarney.

Thoresen, S., & Mehlum, L. (2007 November). Traumatic stress and suicidal ideation in male peacekeepers. Paper presented at International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies 23rd Annual Meeting, Baltimore.

Thoresen, S., Tønnessen, A., Vibe Lindgaard, C., Andreassen, A. L., & Weisæth, L. (2007 June). Training and experience as predictors of stress reactions in Norwegian disaster response personnel mobilized for the 2004 Tsunami disaster. Paper presented at 10th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Opatija.

Tønnessen, A., Thoresen, S., Andreassen, A. L., Vibe Lindgaard, C., Bjerkholt, T., & Weisæth, L. (2007 June). Managing expsoure to a mass death situation while working as a professional after the 2004 Tsunami. Paper presented at 10th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Opatija.

Vibe Lindgaard, C., Thoresen, S., Tønnessen, A., & Andreassen, A. L. (2007 June). Coping with overwhelming demands and stress reactions in Norwegian Tsunami disaster response personnel. Paper presented at 10th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Opatija.

2005

Thoresen, S., Mehlum, L., Røysamb, E., & Tønnessen, A. (2005 June). Predictors of attempted and completed suicide in veterans of peacekeeping. Paper presented at 9th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Stockholm.

Thoresen, S., Mehlum, L., Røysamb, E., & Tønnessen, A. (2005 June). Repatriation as an independent risk factor for completed suicide in veterans of peacekeeping. Paper presented at 9th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Stockholm.

2002

Andreassen, A. L., Thoresen, S., & Mehlum, L. (2002 May). Veterans from Peacekeeping: Evaluation of a Follow-Up Programme. Paper presented at Nordisk Militærmedisinsk kongress, Oslo.

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