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Gro Janne Wergeland

Associate Professor
  • E-mailGro.Wergeland@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 86 16
  • Visitor Address
    Haukeland Universitetssykehus Laboratoriebygget, 7. etg. Heis øst
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen
Journal articles
  • Reardon, Tessa; Creswell, Cathy; Lester, Kathryn J.; Arendt, Kristian; Blatter-Meunier, Judith; Bögels, Susan M.; Coleman, Jonathan R.I.; Cooper, Philip J.; Heiervang, Einar; Herren, Chantal; Hogendoorn, Sanne M.; Hudson, Jennifer L.; Keers, Robert; Lyneham, Heidi J.; Marin, Carla E.; Nauta, Maaike; Rapee, Ronald M.; Roberts, Susanna; Schneider, Silvia; Silverman, Wendy K.; Thastum, Mikael; Thirlwall, Kerstin; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Eley, Thalia C. 2019. The utility of the SCAS-C/P to detect specific anxiety disorders among clinically anxious children. Psychological Assessment. 31: 1006-1018. doi: 10.1037/pas0000700
  • Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Gjestad, Rolf; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar; Øst, Lars Gøran. 2018. Do clinical experience, formal cognitive behavioural therapy training, adherence, and competence predict outcome in cognitive behavioural therapy for anxiety disorders in youth? Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy. 25: 1-13. doi: 10.1002/cpp.2321
  • Heiervang, Einar; Villabø, Marianne Aalberg; Wergeland, Gro Janne. 2018. Cognitive behavior therapy for child and adolescent anxiety disorders: an update on recent evidence. Current Opinion in Psychiatry. 31: 484-489. doi: 10.1097/YCO.0000000000000457
  • Kodal, Arne; Fjermestad, Krister; Bjelland, Ingvar; Gjestad, Rolf; Øst, Lars Gøran; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar; Wergeland, Gro Janne. 2018. Predictors of long-term outcome of CBT for youth with anxiety disorders treated in community clinics. Journal of Anxiety Disorders. 59: 53-63. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2018.08.008
  • McKinnon, Anna; Keers, Robert; Coleman, Jonathan R.I.; Lester, Kathryn J.; Roberts, Susanna; Arendt, Kristian; Bögels, Susan M.; Cooper, Peter; Creswell, Cathy; Hartman, Catharina A.; Fjermestad, Krister; In-Albon, Tina; Lavallee, Kristen; Lyneham, Heidi J.; Smith, Patrick; Meiser-Stedman, Richard; Nauta, Maaike H.; Rapee, Ronald M.; Rey, Yasmin; Schneider, Silvia; Silverman, Wendy K.; Thastum, Mikael; Thirlwall, Kerstin; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Eley, Thalia C.; Hudson, Jennifer L. 2018. The impact of treatment delivery format on response to cognitive behaviour therapy for preadolescent children with anxiety disorders. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines. 59: 763-772. doi: 10.1111/jcpp.12872
  • Fjermestad, Krister; Lerner, Matthew D.; McLeod, Bryce D.; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Havik, Odd E.; Öst, Lars-Göran; Silverman, Wendy K. 2017. Motivation and treatment credibility predict alliance in cognitive behavioral treatment for youth with anxiety disorders in community clinics. Journal of Clinical Psychology. 74: 793-805. doi: 10.1002/jclp.22551
  • Fjermestad, Krister; Wahlborg, Marte Strandheim; Stokke, Simen; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Havik, Odd E.; Wergeland, Gro Janne. 2017. Behavioral inhibition in boys with sex chromosome aneuploidies compared to a clinical sample. Advances in Neurodevelopmental Disorders. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2016.04.029
  • Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Raknes, Solfrid; Håland, Åshild Tellefsen; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Baste, Valborg; Himle, Joe; Rapee, Ronald M.; Hoffart, Asle. 2017. School-based cognitive behavioral interventions for anxious youth: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 18:100: 1-11. doi: 10.1186/s13063-017-1831-9
  • Kodal, Arne; Bjelland, Ingvar; Gjestad, Rolf; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar; Fjermestad, Krister. 2017. Subtyping social anxiety in youth. Journal of Anxiety Disorders. 49: 40-47. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2017.03.009
  • Kodal, Arne; Fjermestad, Krister; Bjelland, Ingvar; Gjestad, Rolf; Øst, Lars Gøran; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar; Wergeland, Gro Janne. 2017. Long-term effectiveness of cognitive behavioral therapy for youth with anxiety disorders. Journal of Anxiety Disorders. 53: 58-67. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2017.11.003
  • Lester, Kathryn J.; Coleman, Jonathan R.I.; Roberts, Susanna; Keers, Robert; Breen, Gerome; Bögels, Susan; Creswell, Cathy; Hudson, Jennifer L.; McKinnon, Anna; Nauta, Maaike; Rapee, Ronald M.; Schneider, Silvia; Silverman, Wendy K.; Thastum, Mikael; Waite, Polly; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Eley, Thalia C. 2017. Genetic variation in the endocannabinoid system and response to Cognitive Behavior Therapy for child anxiety disorders. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics. 174: 144-155. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.b.32467
  • Raknes, Solfrid; Pallesen, Ståle; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Hoffart, Asle; Dyregrov, Kari; Håland, Åshild Tellefsen; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt. 2017. Negative life events, social support, and self-efficacy in anxious adolescents. Psychological Reports. 120: 609-626. doi: 10.1177/0033294117699820
  • Raknes, Solfrid; Pallesen, Ståle; Himle, Joseph A.; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Hoffart, Asle; Dyregrov, Kari; Håland, Åshild Tellefsen; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt. 2017. Quality of life in anxious adolescents. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health (CAPMH). 11: 1-11. doi: 10.1186/s13034-017-0173-4
  • Coleman, Jonathan R.I.; Lester, Kathryn J.; Keers, Robert; Roberts, Susanna; Curtis, Charles; Arendt, Kristian; Bögels, Susan; Cooper, Peter; Creswell, Cathy; Dalgleish, Tim; Hartman, Catharina A.; Heiervang, Einar; Hötzel, Katrin; Hudson, Jennifer L.; In-Albon, Tina; Lavallee, Kristen; Lyneham, Heidi J.; Marin, Carla E.; Meiser-Stedman, Richard; Morris, Talia; Nauta, Maaike H.; Rapee, Ronald M.; Schneider, Silvia; Schneider, Sophie C.; Silverman, Wendy K.; Thastum, Mikael; Thirlwall, Kerstin; Waite, Polly; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Breen, Gerome; Eley, Thalia C. 2016. Genome-wide association study of response to cognitive-behavioural therapy in children with anxiety disorders. British Journal of Psychiatry. 209: 236-243. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.115.168229
  • Fjermestad, Krister; Lerner, Matthew D.; McLeod, Bryce D; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Heiervang, Einar; Silverman, Wendy K.; Öst, Lars-Göran; De Los Reyes, Andres; Havik, Odd E.; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt. 2016. Therapist-youth agreement on alliance change predicts long-term outcome in CBT for anxiety disorders. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines. 57: 625-632. doi: 10.1111/jcpp.12485
  • Lester, Kathryn J.; Roberts, Susanna; Keers, Robert; Coleman, Jonathan R.I.; Breen, Gerome; Wong, Chloe C.Y.; Xu, Xiaohui; Arendt, Kristian; Blatter-Meunier, Judith; Bögels, Susan; Cooper, Peter; Creswell, Cathy; Heiervang, Einar; Herren, Chantal; Hogendoorn, Sanne M.; Hudson, Jennifer L.; Krause, Karen; Lyneham, Heidi J.; McKinnon, Anna; Morris, Talia; Nauta, Maaike H.; Rapee, Ronald M.; Rey, Yasmin; Schneider, Silvia; Schneider, Sophie C.; Silverman, Wendy K.; Smith, Patrick; Thastum, Mikael; Thirlwall, Kerstin; Waite, Polly; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Eley, Thalia C. 2016. Non-replication of the association between 5HTTLPR and response to psychological therapy for child anxiety disorders. British Journal of Psychiatry. 208: 182-188. doi: 10.1192/bjp.bp.114.154997
  • Wergeland, Gro Janne; Fjermestad, Krister; Marin, Carla E.; Bjelland, Ingvar; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Silverman, Wendy K.; Öst, Lars-Göran; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Oeding, Kristin; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar. 2016. Predictors of treatment outcome in an effectiveness trial of cognitive behavioral therapy for children with anxiety disorders. Behaviour Research and Therapy. 76: 1-12. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2015.11.001
  • Wergeland, Gro Janne; Skotheim, Siv; Kvello, Øyvind. 2016. Kunnskapsoppsummering og klassifisering av tiltaket: DU-Mestringskurs for ungdom (2. utg). Ungsinn. Tidsskrift for virksomme tiltak for barn og unge. 14 pages. Published 2016-12-27.
  • Øst, Lars Gøran; Riise, Eili Nygard; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Hansen, Bjarne; Kvale, Gerd. 2016. Cognitive behavioral and pharmacological treatments of OCD in children: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Anxiety Disorders. 43: 58-69. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2016.08.003
  • Fjermestad, Krister; Stokke, Simen; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Anticich, Sarah; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar. 2015. Socio-emotional problems in boys with sex chromosome aneuploidies compared to a clinical sample. Children's health care. 44: 40-53. doi: 10.1080/02739615.2013.876538
  • Hudson, Jennifer L.; Keers, Robert; Roberts, Susanna; Coleman, Jonathan R.I.; Breen, Gerome; Arendt, Kristian; Bögels, Susan; Cooper, Peter; Creswell, Cathy; Hartman, Catharina; Heiervang, Einar; Hötzel, Katrin; In-Albon, Tina; Lavallee, Kristen; Lyneham, Heidi J.; Marin, Carla E.; McKinnon, Anna; Meiser-Stedman, Richard; Morris, Talia; Nauta, Maaike; Rapee, Ronald M.; Schneider, Silvia; Schneider, Sophie C.; Silverman, Wendy K.; Thastum, Mikael; Thirlwall, Kerstin; Waite, Polly; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Lester, Kathryn J.; Eley, Thalia C. 2015. Clinical predictors of response to cognitive-behavioral therapy in pediatric anxiety disorders: The genes for treatment (GxT) study. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 54: 454-463. doi: 10.1016/j.jaac.2015.03.018
  • Wergeland, Gro Janne; Fjermestad, Krister; Marin, Carla E.; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Silverman, Wendy K.; Øst, Lars Gøran; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar. 2015. Predictors of dropout from community clinic child CBT for anxiety disorders. Journal of Anxiety Disorders. 31: 1-10. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2015.01.004
  • Wergeland, Gro Janne Henningsen; Fjermestad, Krister; Marin, Carla E.; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Oeding, Kristin; Bjelland, Ingvar; Silverman, Wendy K.; Øst, Lars Gøran; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar. 2014. An effectiveness study of individual vs. group cognitive behavioral therapy for anxiety disorders in youth. Behaviour Research and Therapy. 57: 1-12. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2014.03.007
Reports and theses
  • Wergeland, Gro Janne. 2015. Effectiveness of cognitive behavior therapy for youth with anxiety disorders. A randomized controlled study. Universitetet i Bergen.
Book sections
  • Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Thastum, Mikael. 2017. Cool kids/Chilled - for å mestre den vanskelige angsten. Kapittel 1, pages 20-42. In:
    • Kjøbli, John; Eng, Helene; Ertesvåg, Sigrun K.; Frønes, Ivar. 2017. Å mestre det vanskelige. Individrettede intervensjoner for barn og unge. Gyldendal Akademisk. 224 pages. ISBN: 9788205500891.
  • Wergeland, Gro Janne; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Fjermestad, Krister; Rogde, Anja Høye. 2017. Freinds-programmet - for forebygging og behandling av angst hos barn og ungdom. Kapittel 2, pages 43-66. In:
    • Kjøbli, John; Eng, Helene; Ertesvåg, Sigrun K.; Frønes, Ivar. 2017. Å mestre det vanskelige. Individrettede intervensjoner for barn og unge. Gyldendal Akademisk. 224 pages. ISBN: 9788205500891.
  • Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Fjermestad, Krister; Kodal, Arne; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Bjelland, Ingvar; Heiervang, Einar; Øst, Lars Gøran; Hudson, Jennie L. 2016. Long-term outcome and predictors of outcome in CBT for youth anxiety. 3, pages 13-17. In:
    • Menzies, Ross G.; Kyrios, Michael; Kazantzis, Nikolaos. 2016. Innovations and future directions in the behavioural and cognitive therapies. Australian Academic Press. 298 pages. ISBN: 9781922117700.
  • Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Heiervang, Einar; Wergeland, Gro Janne Henningsen; Fjermestad, Krister Westlye; Oeding, Kristin. 2013. Kunnskapsbasert angstbehandling i psykisk helsevern for barn og unge. Kapittel 13, pages 138-144. In:
    • Kvale, Gerd; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar; Tangen, Tone; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt. 2013. Hvordan sikre angstpasienter kunnskapsbasert behandling? Universitetsforlaget. 226 pages. ISBN: 978-82-15-01879-9.

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