Background and activities

Studying sleep disturbances in patients with bipolar disorder.

Clinical psychologist at the Intensive Care Unit at Østmarka, St. Olavs Hospital. 

PhD Candicate at NTNU since August 2012, working on "SLEEP-BP: Cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia in euthymic bipolar disorder: a randomized controlled trial"; a treatment study where we test the effect of the treatment model CBT-I on patients with bipolar disorder and sleep disturbances in euthymic phases of the illness. 


Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications


  • Steinan, Mette J Kvisten; Anderssen, Norman. (2004) Rapport fra spørreundersøkelsen "Trivsel, nedstemthet, seksualitet og holdninger". 2004.