Siri Thoresen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oslo
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Social support barriers and mental health in terrorist attack survivors
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Postbox 181 Nydalen, 0409 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 156:187-93. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Brief measure of posttraumatic stress reactions: impact of Event Scale-6
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Kirkeveien 166, 0407, Oslo, Norway
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:405-12. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for completed suicide in veterans of peacekeeping: repatriation, negative life events, and marital status
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Center for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    Arch Suicide Res 10:353-63. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Suicide in peacekeepers: risk factors for suicide versus accidental death
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Studies on Violence and Traumatic Stress, Ltd, Kirkeveien 166, Bygning 48 Z, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:432-42. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Traumatic stress and suicidal ideation in Norwegian male peacekeepers
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:814-21. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Stressful but rewarding: Norwegian personnel mobilised for the 2004 tsunami disaster
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    Disasters 33:353-68. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicide in peacekeepers--a cohort study of mortality from suicide in 22,275 Norwegian veterans from international peacekeeping operations
    Siri Thoresen
    The Norwegian Armed Forces Joint Medical Centre, Medical Division, Psychiatry Branch, Sognsvannsveien 21, Building 20, 0320, Oslo, Norway
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:605-10. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Violence, bullying and academic achievement: a study of 15-year-old adolescents and their school environment
    Ida Frugård Strøm
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Kirkeveien 166, N 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Child Abuse Negl 37:243-51. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Exposure to life adversity in high school and later work participation: a longitudinal population-based study
    Ida Frugård Strøm
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Kirkeveien 166, N 0407 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Adolesc 36:1143-51. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Trauma victim: yes or no? Why it may be difficult to answer questions regarding violence, sexual abuse, and other traumatic events
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Norway
    Violence Against Women 15:699-719. 2009

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Social support barriers and mental health in terrorist attack survivors
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Postbox 181 Nydalen, 0409 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 156:187-93. 2014
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  2. doi request reprint Brief measure of posttraumatic stress reactions: impact of Event Scale-6
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Kirkeveien 166, 0407, Oslo, Norway
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:405-12. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and validate an abbreviated version of the IES-R that could capture the three current symptom clusters of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for completed suicide in veterans of peacekeeping: repatriation, negative life events, and marital status
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Center for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    Arch Suicide Res 10:353-63. 2006
    ..Preventive measures should focus on careful personnel selection and follow-up of repatriated individuals...
  4. ncbi request reprint Suicide in peacekeepers: risk factors for suicide versus accidental death
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Studies on Violence and Traumatic Stress, Ltd, Kirkeveien 166, Bygning 48 Z, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:432-42. 2006
    ..No peacekeeping-related factor was associated with suicide. Preventive measures should focus on firearms control, improved detection systems for mental health problems in the military, and peer support through veterans' associations...
  5. doi request reprint Traumatic stress and suicidal ideation in Norwegian male peacekeepers
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:814-21. 2008
    ..Results indicate that the association between service stress exposure and suicidal ideation was mediated by posttraumatic stress symptoms and general mental health problems combined...
  6. doi request reprint Stressful but rewarding: Norwegian personnel mobilised for the 2004 tsunami disaster
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    Disasters 33:353-68. 2009
    ..Specific preparation for the mission was associated with a lower level of stress reactions in disaster-area personnel. Such factors may be considered in training and preparation programmes for disaster workers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicide in peacekeepers--a cohort study of mortality from suicide in 22,275 Norwegian veterans from international peacekeeping operations
    Siri Thoresen
    The Norwegian Armed Forces Joint Medical Centre, Medical Division, Psychiatry Branch, Sognsvannsveien 21, Building 20, 0320, Oslo, Norway
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:605-10. 2003
    ..The question has also been raised as to whether such veterans might be at increased risk of suicide. This study investigated the suicide mortality in Norwegian former peacekeepers...
  8. doi request reprint Violence, bullying and academic achievement: a study of 15-year-old adolescents and their school environment
    Ida Frugård Strøm
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Kirkeveien 166, N 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Child Abuse Negl 37:243-51. 2013
    ..Finally, we wished to assess whether school-level influence is different for the adolescents exposed to violence and sexual abuse versus the adolescents not exposed to these forms of abuse...
  9. doi request reprint Exposure to life adversity in high school and later work participation: a longitudinal population-based study
    Ida Frugård Strøm
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Kirkeveien 166, N 0407 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Adolesc 36:1143-51. 2013
    ..Although increasing educational level may have some preventive effect, these results indicate that prevention efforts should be initiated at an early age and should target adverse life experiences. ..
  10. doi request reprint Trauma victim: yes or no? Why it may be difficult to answer questions regarding violence, sexual abuse, and other traumatic events
    Siri Thoresen
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Norway
    Violence Against Women 15:699-719. 2009
    ..Reasons for difficulties in answering include "event fit" (severity, frequency, force), "me as a victim" (responsibility, reactions, protection, memory), and "you as abuser" (intention, protection)...
  11. pmc Familial factors and child characteristics as predictors of injuries in toddlers: a prospective cohort study
    Mia Cathrine Myhre
    Norwegian Centre for Violence and Traumatic Stress Studies, Oslo, Norway
    BMJ Open 2:e000740. 2012
    ..To identify family and child characteristics that put toddlers at risk of injuries...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for fatal accidents and suicides in peacekeepers: is there an overlap?
    Siri Thoresen
    The Norwegian Armed Forces Joint Medical Centre, Medical Division, Psychiatry Branch, Sognsvannsveien 21, Building 20, N 0320 Oslo, Norway
    Mil Med 169:988-93. 2004
    ..This study was conducted to investigate fatal accidents in Norwegian former peacekeepers...