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Skar, Ane-Marthe Solheim

Researcher II
Unit: Section for Implementation and treatment research
Telephone: 976 61 591

Areas of Expertise

Children and trauma

Evaluaion research

Implementation of evidence based practices

Preventive interventions

Trauma and trauma treatment

Projects

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Scientific articles and chapters

Andersson, E. S., Skar, A. M. S., & Jensen, T. K. (2021). Unaccompanied Refugee Minors and Resettlement: Turning Points Towards Integration. European Journal of Social Psychology. doi:10.1002/ejsp.2761

Skar, A. M. S., Jensen, T. K., & Harpviken, A. N. (2021). Who Reports What? A Comparison of Child and Caregivers´ Reports of Child Trauma Exposure and Associations to Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms and Functional Impairment in Child and Adolescent Mental Health Clinics. Research on child and adolescent psychopathology. doi:10.1007/s10802-021-00788-y

Engebretsen, I. M. S., Skar, A. M. S., Dierkes, J., Kühl, M. J., Skylstad, V., Teigland, K., . . . Aber, H. et al. (2020). Are pre-adolescent children drinking alcohol? Studies on child alcohol use disorder in Eastern Uganda. World Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Stadnick, N. A., Aarons, G. A., Blake, L., Brookman-Frazee, L. I., Dourgnon, P., Engell, T., Engell, T., Jusot, T., Lau, A. A., Prieur, C., Skar, A. M. S., & Barnet, M. L. (2020). Leveraging implementation science to reduce inequities in children’s mental health care: Highlights from a multidisciplinary international colloquium. BMC Proceedings, 14(2). doi:https://doi.org/10.1186/s12919-020-00184-2

Stadnick, N. A., Aarons, G. A., Blake, L., Brookman-Frazee, L. I., Dourgnon, P., Engell, T., Jusot, F., Lau, A. S., Prieur, C., Skar, A. M. S., & Barnett, M. L. (2020). Leveraging implementation science to reduce inequities in Children’s mental health care: Highlights from a multidisciplinary international colloquium. BMC Proceedings, 14, 1-12. doi:10.1186/s12919-020-00184-2

Egeland, K. M., Skar, A. M. S., Endsjø, M., Laukvik, E. H., Bækkelund, H., Babaii, A., Granly, L. B., Granly, L., Husebø, G. K., Borge, R. H., Ehrhart, M. G., Sklar, M., Brown, C. H., & Aarons, G. A. (2019). Testing the leadership and organizational change for implementaion (LOCI) intervention in Norwegian mental health clinics: a stepped-wedge cluster randomized design study protocol. Implementation Science, 14(28). doi:10.1186/s13012-019-0873-7

Jensen, T. K., Skar, A. M. S., Andersson, E. S., & Birkeland, M. S. (2019). Long-term mental health in unaccompanied refugee minors: Pre- and post-flight predictors. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. doi:10.1007/s00787-019-01340-6

Skar, A. M. S., De Abreu, R. M., & Vaughn, M. J. (2019). Strengthening a Whole Child Approach within Residential Care Settings Through Psychosocial Support and Nutritional Guidance. Child Care in Practice, 25(3), 230-247. doi:10.1080/13575279.2017.1371670

Skar, A. M. S., Ormhaug, S. M., & Jensen, T. K. (2019). Reported Levels of Upset in Youth After Routine Trauma Screening at Mental Health Clinics. JAMA Network Open, 2(5), e194003. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.4003

Skar, A. M. S., Flakk, G., & von Tetzchner, S. (2017). ICDP – International Child Development Programme. In H. Eng, S. K. Ertesvåg, I. Frønes & J. Kjøbli (Red.) Den krevende foreldrerollen (pp. 148-168). Gyldendal Akademisk.

Skar, A. M. S., Sherr, L., Macedo, A., von Tetzchner, S., & Fostervold, K. I. (2017). Evaluation of parenting interventions to prevent violence against children in Colombia – a randomised controlled trial. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 1-29. doi:10.1177/0886260517736881

Clucas, C., Skar, A. M. S., Sherr, L., & Tetzchner, S. v. (2014). Mothers and Fathers Attending the International Child Development Programme in Norway. The Family Journal, 22(4), 409-418. doi:10.1177/1066480714533640

Sherr, L., Skar, A. M. S., Clucas, C., Tetzchner, S. v., & Hundeide, K. (2014). Evaluation of the International Child Development Programme (ICDP) as a community-wide parenting programme. European Journal of Developmental Psychology, 11(1), 1-17. doi:10.1080/17405629.2013.793597

Skar, A. M. S., Sherr, L., Clucas, C., & Tetzchner, S. v. (2014). Evaluation of Follow-Up Effects of the International Child Development Programme on Caregivers in Mozambique. Infants and young children, 27(2), 120-135. doi:10.1097/IYC.0000000000000006

Skar, A. M. S., Tetzchner, S. v., Clucas, C., & Sherr, L. (2014). Paradoxical Correlates of a Facilitative Parenting Programme in Prison – Counterproductive Intervention or First Signs of Responsible Parenthood. Journal of Scandinavian Studies in Criminology and Crime Prevention, 15(1), 35-54. doi:10.1080/14043858.2014.898981

Skar, A. M. S., Tetzchner, S. v., Clucas, C., & Sherr, L. (2014). The impact of a parenting guidance programme for mothers with an ethnic minority background. Nordic Journal of Migration Research, 4(3), 108-117. doi:10.2478/njmr-2014-0020

Skar, A. M. S., Tetzchner, S. v., Clucas, C., & Sherr, L. (2014). The long-term effectiveness of the International Child Development Programme (ICDP) implemented as a community-wide parenting programme. European Journal of Developmental Psychology, 12(1), 54-68. doi:10.1080/17405629.2014.950219

Brennen, T., Hasanovic, M., Zotovic, M., Blix, I., Skar, A. M. S., Prelic, N., . . . Gavrilov-Jerkovic, V. et al. (2010). Trauma Exposure in Childhood Impairs the Ability to Recall Specific Autobiographical Memories in Late Adolescence. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 23(2), 240-247. doi:10.1002/jts.20513

Reports

Skar, A. M. S., Sherr, L., Ramirez, B. R., Armstrong, N., Blestad, C., Knut Inge, F., . . . Tetzchner, S. v. et al. (2015). The effects of the International Child Development Programme (ICDP) on experiences of child violence in Colombia. A randomized controlled trail. Children and Violence Evaluation Challenge Fund.

Skar, A. M. S., Bjørnstad, S., & Hannah, D. (2014). ICPD-foreldreveiledning i Oslo Voksenopplæring som en del av Introduksjonsprogrammet for innvandrere og flyktninger. Oslo: Helseetaten Oslo kommune.

Sherr, L., Skar, A. M. S., Clucas, C., Tetzchner, S. v., & Hundeide, K. (2011). Evaluation of the Parental guidance programme based on the International Child Development Programme. Report to the Ministry of Children, Equality, and Social Inclusion. Oslo: International Child Development Programme.

Other publications

2020

Andersson, E. S., Skar, A. M. S., & Jensen, T. K. (2020 February). Barn på flukt alene – Hvordan går det med dem og hva trenger de av oss?. Foredrag på De daglige utfordringene- viktigere enn vi tror?, Oslo.

Andersson, E. S., Skar, A. M. S., & Jensen, T. K. (2020 September). Mot et bedre liv: Vendepunkter blant enslige mindreårige asylsøkere under 16 år. Foredrag på Migrasjonskonferanse 2020: Helse og arbeid i det nye landet, Scandic Flesland Airport Hotell, Bergen.

Borge, R. H., Skar, A. M. S., & Jensen, T. K. (2020 March). Målet er systematisk traumekartlegging. Er holdninger til evidensbasert praksis en del av løsningen? [The goal is systematic trauma screening. Are attitudes to evidence-based practices part of the solution?]. Foredrag på Helseforskningskonferansen, Oslo.

Engebretsen, I. M. S., Skar, A. M. S., Dierkes, J., Kühl, M. J., Skylstad, V., Teigland, K., . . . Aber, H. et al. (2020). Are pre-adolescent children drinking alcohol? Studies on child alcohol use disorder in Eastern Uganda. World Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 19, 37-38.

Harpviken, A. N., & Skar, A. M. S. (2020 March). Bakgrunn, traume, symptomer eller omstendigheter? En undersøkelse av årsaker til avbrutt traumefokusert kognitiv atferdsterapi i BUP. Foredrag på Helsetjenesteforskningskonferansen, Oslo.

Skar, A. M. S. (2020 April). Research Group. The youngest children in crises. Impact and potential. Paper presented at GLOBVAC webinar series, Webinar.

Skar, A. M. S., & Jensen, T. K. (2020 January). Latest Research in Service Provision for Traumatized Youth. The importance of leaders to support service provision. Paper presented at 35th Annual San Diego International Conference on Child and Family Maltreatment, San Diego.

Skar, A. M. S., & Skar, A. M. S., & Jensen, T. K. (2020 January). The importance of leaders to support service provision. Paper presented at 35th Annual San Diego International Conference on Child and Family Maltreatment, San Diego.

Skylstad, V., Nalugya, J., Skar, A. M. S., Opesen, C., Ndeezi, G., Okello, E., . . . Tumwine, J. K. et al. (2020 December). Early Childhood Alcohol Use in Mbale District, Uganda: A Qualitative Study. Paper presented at 24th World Congress of the International Association for child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions, Singapore, Online.

2019

Andersson, E. S., Jensen, T. K., & Skar, A. M. S. (2019 June). Unaccompanied minor refugees and resettlement: Turning points, Meaning making, and Pathways. Paper presented at ESTSS 2019, Rotterdam.

Borge, R. H., Blestad, C., Skar, A. M. S., Skagemo, C. U., Ormhaug, S. M., & Jensen, T. K. (2019 September). Treating Young Victims of Domestic Violence: The Usefulness of Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Paper presented at 3rd European Conference on Domestic Violence, Oslo.

Borge, R. H., Harpviken, A. N., & Skar, A. M. S. (2019 November). In the Eyes of the Beholder: Therapist and Leader Perceptions of Leadership and Associations with Professional Quality of Life and Turnover Intentions. Paper presented at ISTSS 35th Annual Meeting: Trauma, Recovery, and Resilience: Charting a Course Forward, Boston, Massachusets.

Harpviken, A. N., Skar, A. M. S., Birkeland, M. S., Ormhaug, S. M., & Jensen, T. K. (2019 September). Who reports what? A comparison of child and caregiver’s reports of child trauma exposure and post-traumatic stress symptoms. Paper presented at 3rd European Conference on Domestic Violence (ECDV), Oslo.

Laukvik, E. H., Egeland, K. M., & Egeland, K., & Skar, A. M. S. (2019 September). Translation and Adaptation of LOCI for Implementation of Evidence-Based Treatment for PTSD in Norwegian Child and Adult Mental Health Care Services. Paper presented at Society for Implementation Research Collaboration, 2019 biennial, Seattle.

Skar, A. M. S., Birkeland, M. S., Ormhaug, S. M., & Jensen, T. K. (2019 January). Does routine screening for trauma matter? A quasi-experiment of differences in diagnoses after implementation of trauma screening procedures in Norway. Paper presented at The 34th annual San Diego international conference on child and family maltreatment, San Diego.

Skar, A. M. S., Jensen, T. K., & Selvanayagam, K. (2019). Veien fra ankomst til bosatt. In R. Dybdahl, L. Lien, H. Siem, H. H. Bakke & I. Julardzija (Red.) Asylsøkere og flyktninger. Psykisk helse og livsmestring (pp. 144-156). Universitetsforlaget.

Skar, A. M. S., Ormhaug, S. M., & Jensen, T. K. (2019 June). Implementing trauma focused treatments with fidelity into child and adolescent mental health clinics. Anchoring new approaches in the organization to ensure reach over time. Paper presented at Konferanse, Rotterdam.

2018

Jensen, T. K., Skar, A. M. S., & Ormhaug, S. M. (2018 September). Implementing TF-CBT in Norwegian Child Mental Health Clinics: Youth’s reports of distress following routine trauma screening. Paper presented at ISPCAN XXII International Congress on child abuse and neglect, Praha.

Skar, A. M. S. (2018 January). Veien videre: Hvordan utvikle og vedlikeholde kompetansen etter prosjektslutt?. Foredrag på TF-CBT-konferansen 2018, Oslo.

2017

Skar, A. M. S., Jensen, T. K., & Ormhaug, S. M. (2017 June). Is trauma screening upsetting for youth?. Paper presented at 15th Conference of European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ESTSS), Odense.

2016

Skar, A. M. S. (2016). Evalueringsstudier av ICDP. In I. Egebjerg, A. Johsen & G. Flakk (Red.) Håndbok for ICDP-veiledere – International Child Development Programme (pp. 47-51). Oslo: Barne-, ungdoms- og familiedirektoratet.

Skar, A. M. S., Ormhaug, S. M., Granly, L., & Jensen, T. K. (2016 December). Transferring Knowledge to Practice: Implementing TF-CBT in Norwegian Child Mental Health Clinics. Paper presented at International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Dallas.

2015

Skar, A. M. S. (2015). Innsatte i norske fengsler og deres barn. PT (Psykologisk Tidsskrift), 1(2).

Skar, A. M. S., & Tetzchner, S. v. (2015). Parenting support as community-oriented early intervention. Journal “Early Intervention: Theory and Practice, 2.

2012

Skar, A. M. S. (2012 November). Evaluering av ICDP. Foredrag på Nasjonal fagkonferanse 2012. Fra gjennombrudd til gjennomføring, Oslo.

2007

Blix, I., Brennen, T., Skar, A. M. S., Hasanovic, M., Kravic, N., Memehdovic, I., & Pajevic, I. (2007 September). The specificity of autobiographical memory in adolescents exposed to war in childhood. Paper presented at 10th European Conference on Traumatic Stress, Opatija.

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