Bjørn Helge Johnsen

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Affiliation: University of Bergen
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of sensitization and coping style on post-traumatic stress symptoms and quality of life: two longitudinal studies
    Bjørn Helge Johnsen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 43:181-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Dispositional optimism and self-assessed situation awareness in a Norwegian military training exercise
    Jarle Eid
    University of Bergen, Norway
    Percept Mot Skills 100:649-58. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Diminished aversive classical conditioning in pathological gamblers
    Geir Scott Brunborg
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Addiction 107:1660-6. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The relationship between attachment, personality and antisocial tendencies in a prison sample: a pilot study
    Anita Lill Hansen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Christiesgt 12, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 52:268-76. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Relationship between heart rate variability and cognitive function during threat of shock
    Anita Lill Hansen
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Anxiety Stress Coping 22:77-89. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint The relationship between the Psychopathy Checklist-Revised and the MMPI-2: a pilot study
    Anita L Hansen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Norway
    Psychol Rep 112:445-57. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute stress reactions after submarine accidents
    Jarle Eid
    Royal Norwegian Naval Academy, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Mil Med 167:427-31. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Sleep deprivation and hemispheric asymmetry for facial recognition reaction time and accuracy
    Stale Pallesen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen Royal Norwegian Naval Academy, Norway
    Percept Mot Skills 98:1305-14. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Perceived learning outcome: the relationship between experience, realism and situation awareness during simulator training
    Evelyn Rose Saus
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Int Marit Health 62:258-64. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Brief communication: psychopathy and recognition of facial expressions of emotion
    Anita Lill Hansen
    University of Bergen, Norway
    J Pers Disord 22:639-44. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of sensitization and coping style on post-traumatic stress symptoms and quality of life: two longitudinal studies
    Bjørn Helge Johnsen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 43:181-8. 2002
    ..Furthermore, only subjects with a dominant coping style of emotion-focused or task-focused coping showed a reduction in trauma-specific symptom scores over time...
  2. ncbi request reprint Dispositional optimism and self-assessed situation awareness in a Norwegian military training exercise
    Jarle Eid
    University of Bergen, Norway
    Percept Mot Skills 100:649-58. 2005
    ..The role of intrapersonal variables in mediating situation awareness and decision-making in stressful situations is discussed...
  3. doi request reprint Diminished aversive classical conditioning in pathological gamblers
    Geir Scott Brunborg
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Addiction 107:1660-6. 2012
    ..The current study investigated whether a group of pathological gamblers and a control group differed in aversive classical conditioning...
  4. doi request reprint The relationship between attachment, personality and antisocial tendencies in a prison sample: a pilot study
    Anita Lill Hansen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Christiesgt 12, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 52:268-76. 2011
    ..The study suggests that different types of antisocial tendencies could have different attachment and general personality correlates...
  5. doi request reprint Relationship between heart rate variability and cognitive function during threat of shock
    Anita Lill Hansen
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Anxiety Stress Coping 22:77-89. 2009
    ..The results from the study might have implications with regard to performance in operational settings, but also for other fields of psychological research such as individual differences, anxiety and coping...
  6. ncbi request reprint The relationship between the Psychopathy Checklist-Revised and the MMPI-2: a pilot study
    Anita L Hansen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Norway
    Psychol Rep 112:445-57. 2013
    ..Interestingly, partial correlations showed that Facet 4 of PCL-R was the only facet that correlated statistically significantly with the scores on the Psychopathic Deviate scale of the MMPI-2...
  7. ncbi request reprint Acute stress reactions after submarine accidents
    Jarle Eid
    Royal Norwegian Naval Academy, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Mil Med 167:427-31. 2002
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  8. ncbi request reprint Sleep deprivation and hemispheric asymmetry for facial recognition reaction time and accuracy
    Stale Pallesen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen Royal Norwegian Naval Academy, Norway
    Percept Mot Skills 98:1305-14. 2004
    ..The results also showed that hemispheric preference (for response latencies and response accuracy) tended to favour the left hemisphere when the participants were tested during sleep deprivation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Perceived learning outcome: the relationship between experience, realism and situation awareness during simulator training
    Evelyn Rose Saus
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Int Marit Health 62:258-64. 2010
    ..The present study investigated the effects of experience, perceived realism, and situation awareness (SA) on the perceived learning outcome of simulator-based navigation training...
  10. doi request reprint Brief communication: psychopathy and recognition of facial expressions of emotion
    Anita Lill Hansen
    University of Bergen, Norway
    J Pers Disord 22:639-44. 2008
    ..The experiment highlighted the importance of studying specific clusters of psychopathic symptoms, as opposed to measures of global symptomatology...
  11. ncbi request reprint Facets of psychopathy, heart rate variability and cognitive function
    Anita Lill Hansen
    Dept of Clinical Psychology, University of Bergen, Norway
    J Pers Disord 21:568-82. 2007
    ..Subjects scoring high compared to low on the interpersonal facet also showed better cognitive functioning. The study suggests that the different facets were differently associated with both physiological and cognitive functions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relationship between neuroticism, threat of shock and heart rate variability reactivity
    Anita L Hansen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Int Marit Health 64:54-60. 2013
    ..This may indicate that the High Neuroticism Threat Group found the whole task condition morestressful due to the threat situation. ..
  13. doi request reprint Psychological hardiness predicts neuroimmunological responses to stress
    Asle M Sandvik
    a Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Psychol Health Med 18:705-13. 2013
    ..This study thus shows that being high in hardiness with a balanced profile is linked to more moderate and healthy immune and neuroendocrine responses to stress. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Outcome of psychological treatments of pathological gambling: a review and meta-analysis
    Stale Pallesen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Norway
    Addiction 100:1412-22. 2005
    ..To investigate the short- and long-term effect of psychological treatments of pathological gambling and factors relating to treatment outcome...
  15. ncbi request reprint Attentional and physiological characteristics of patients with dental anxiety
    Bjørn Helge Johnsen
    Department of Psychosocial Sciences, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Anxiety Disord 17:75-87. 2003
    ..Results showed the importance of vagal cardiac control in attentional, emotional, and physiological processes in patients suffering from dental fear...
  16. ncbi request reprint Trauma narratives and emotional processing
    Jarle Eid
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 46:503-10. 2005
    ..Negative emotional expressions explained between 6-8% of the variance in trauma specific symptoms at 2-3 weeks, and 11% of the variance in psychological distress symptoms at 4 months after the traumatic event...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cultural differences in emotional intelligence among top officers on board merchant ships
    Bjørn Helge Johnsen
    Department of Psychosocial Sciences, University of Bergen, Norway
    Int Marit Health 63:90-5. 2012
    ..Finally, we found a negative correlation between age and scores on the facet of "Self-control". These crosscultural differences may have implications for interpersonal relations and ship management...
  18. ncbi request reprint Vagal influence on working memory and attention
    Anita Lill Hansen
    University of Bergen, Department of Psychosocial Sciences, Christiesgt 12, 5015 Bergen, Norway
    Int J Psychophysiol 48:263-74. 2003
    ..This was evident for both groups. The present results indicated that high HRV was associated with better performance on tasks involving executive function...
  19. ncbi request reprint Stress and coping in a week-long disabled submarine exercise
    Jarle Eid
    University of Bergen, Department of Psychosocial Science, Bergen, Norway
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:616-21. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to explore stress reactions over time in submarine crewmembers exposed to a simulated SUBSUNK trial...
  20. ncbi request reprint Anabolic steroid use in high school students
    Stale Pallesen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Subst Use Misuse 41:1705-17. 2006
    ..Use of anabolic steroids and having acquaintances using such drugs were strongly related to use of other drugs such as alcohol, nicotine, and narcotics. Implications for prevention are discussed and the study's limitations are noted...
  21. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the revised Norwegian dispositional resilience (hardiness) scale
    Sigurd William Hystad
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 51:237-45. 2010
    ..Overall, the results support the reliability and validity of the revised DRS-15 and underscore the importance of examining the psychometric properties and cultural appropriateness of translated scales...
  22. ncbi request reprint Heart rate variability and its relation to prefrontal cognitive function: the effects of training and detraining
    Anita Lill Hansen
    University of Bergen, Department of Psychosocial Science, Christiesgate 12, 5015 Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Appl Physiol 93:263-72. 2004
    ..The results are discussed within a neurovisceral integration framework linking parasympathetic outflow to the heart to prefrontal neural functions...
  23. pmc Psychopathy and the ability to read the "language of the eyes": divergence in the psychopathy construct
    Asle M Sandvik
    Faculty of Psychology, Dept of Psychosocial Sciences, University of Bergen, Chrities gate 12, 5015, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 55:585-92. 2014
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Norwegian Impact of Event Scale-revised in a non-clinical sample
    Jarle Eid
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 63:426-32. 2009
    ..Despite the widespread use of the Impact of Event Scale to measure post-traumatic stress symptoms, psychometric evaluations of the scale have revealed mixed findings...
  25. doi request reprint The relationship between aversive conditioning and risk-avoidance in gambling
    Geir Scott Brunborg
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Christiesgate 12, 5020, Bergen, Norway
    J Gambl Stud 26:545-59. 2010
    ..These results may have implications for understanding risk-taking in gambling in general, and may be a starting point understanding the role of aversive conditioning in the development and maintenance of gambling problems...
  26. pmc The combined influence of hardiness and cohesion on mental health in a military peacekeeping mission: A prospective study
    Ådne G Thomassen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 56:560-6. 2015
    ..Individuals who scored low on hardiness, on the other hand, reported lower levels of mental health complaints when cohesion levels were high. ..
  27. pmc Teamwork skills, shared mental models, and performance in simulated trauma teams: an independent group design
    Heidi Kristina Westli
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 18:47. 2010
    ..The purpose of the study was to investigate whether demonstrated teamwork skills and behaviour indicating shared mental models would be associated with observed improved medical management in trauma team simulations...
  28. ncbi request reprint Dichotic listening and sleep deprivation: vigilance effects
    Bjørn Helge Johnsen
    Department of Psychosocial Sciences, University of Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 43:413-7. 2002
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of gambling among 16 to 19-year-old adolescents in Norway
    Helge Molde
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 50:55-64. 2009
    ..62), and dissociation (OR = 1.96) were related to problem and pathological gambling. These results support the view that gambling disorders are best understood as part of an addictive behavior spectrum (Jacobs, 2000)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Psychological characteristics of elderly insomniacs
    Stale Pallesen
    Department of Psychosocial Science, University of Bergen, Norway
    Scand J Psychol 43:425-32. 2002
    ..It is concluded that excessive worrying was the most characteristic feature of elderly insomniacs...
  31. ncbi request reprint Treatment of dental anxiety disorders. Outcome related to DSM-IV diagnoses
    Gerd Kvale
    Center for Odontophobia, University of Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Oral Sci 110:69-74. 2002
    ..Patients treated by dentists who had received supervised training in exposure treatment had significantly more often seen the dentist at follow-up...