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Psychiatry

Arne Vaaler
effects and side effects of psychotropic drugs (antidepressants, antipsychotics, all kind of mood stabilizers, antiepileptic drugs, benzodiazepines etc.), mentall illness symptoms of organic brain syndrome (OBS) (epilepsy, stroke, migraine etc.), affective conditioning including depression, mania and bipolar disorders as well as treatment principles, suicide and prevention

Nanna Sønnichsen Kayed
mental health, child welfare

Marit Indredavik
child and adolescent psychiatry, mental health in children born with low birth weights

Turid Suzanne Berg-Nielsen
children and mental health, children and parents, parenting, parental stress, child care, preschool and kindergarten

Roger Hagen
anxiety, depression, psychoses, mental illnesses, psychotherapy, cognitive therapy, metacognitive therapy

Arve Strandheim
adolscent and young adult mental health and substance abuse

Egil Andreas Fors
musculoskeletal pain, fibromyalgia, chronic overlapping pain conditions (COPC) such as jaw pain, bladder pain, abdominal pain and irritable bowel syndrome, the psychology of pain, treatment of chronic pain syndrome treatment, multiple conditions in general medicine, psychosomatics, consultation-liaison (CL) psychiatry, behavioral medicine, health psychology, somatoform disorders (SSD, repeated presentation of physical symptoms)

Hans M. Nordahl
PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder) and trauma, anxiety disorders (social phobia, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder), cognitive therapy, metacognitive therapy, anxiety disorder and depressive overthinking, personality disorder (emotionally unstable personality disorders)


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