John Kåre Vederhus

Summary

Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc The courage to change: patient perceptions of 12-Step fellowships
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:339. 2011
  2. pmc Attitudes towards 12-step groups and referral practices in a 12-step naive treatment culture; a survey of addiction professionals in Norway
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:147. 2009
  3. doi Obstacles to 12-step group participation as seen by addiction professionals: comparing Norway to the United States
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    J Subst Abuse Treat 39:210-7. 2010
  4. pmc Treatment of polydrug-using opiate dependents during withdrawal: towards a standardisation of treatment
    Øistein Kristensen
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 6:54. 2006

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc The courage to change: patient perceptions of 12-Step fellowships
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:339. 2011
    ..This study investigated the relationship between patient perceptions of TSGs and the intent to participate in TSGs after receiving detoxification treatment...
  2. pmc Attitudes towards 12-step groups and referral practices in a 12-step naive treatment culture; a survey of addiction professionals in Norway
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:147. 2009
    ..This study describes clinicians' attitudes and referral practices to TSGs in Norway where health authorities seek to promote self-help participation, but where the treatment culture is unfamiliar with 12-step fellowships...
  3. doi Obstacles to 12-step group participation as seen by addiction professionals: comparing Norway to the United States
    John Kåre Vederhus
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital HF, Kristiansand, Norway
    J Subst Abuse Treat 39:210-7. 2010
    ..S. providers (n = 100) did not. Treatment providers unfamiliar with the 12-step philosophy need to be better informed of TSGs' "higher power" concept to educate patients and maximize the utilization of TSGs...
  4. pmc Treatment of polydrug-using opiate dependents during withdrawal: towards a standardisation of treatment
    Øistein Kristensen
    Addiction Unit, Sørlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
    BMC Psychiatry 6:54. 2006
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