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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
Academic article
  • Føreland, Øyvind; Oppedal, Silje; Sørensen, Julie; Vognhild, Ylva; Gjestad, Rolf; Öst, Lars-Göran; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Shirk, Stephen R.; Wergeland, Gro Janne. 2020. herapist Alliance-Building Behaviors, Alliance, and Outcomes in Cognitive Behavioral Treatment for Youth Anxiety Disorders. Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology.
  • Føreland, Øyvind; Oppedal, Silje; Sørensen, Julie; Vognild, Ylva; Gjestad, Rolf; Öst, Lars-Göran; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Shirk, Stephen R.; Wergeland, Gro Janne. 2020. Therapist Alliance-Building Behaviors, Alliance, and Outcomes in Cognitive Behavioral Treatment for Youth Anxiety Disorders. Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology.
  • 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. 1006-1018.
  • 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. 763-772.
  • 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. 53-63.
  • 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. 1-13.
  • 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. 484-489.
  • 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. 40-47.
  • 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. 1-11.
  • 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). 1-11.
  • 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. 609-626.
  • 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. 793-805.
  • 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. 58-67.
  • 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. 144-155.
  • 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.
  • 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. 625-632.
  • 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. 1-12.
  • 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. 182-188.
  • 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. 236-243.
  • 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. 40-53.
  • 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. 1-10.
  • 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. 454-463.
  • 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. 1-12.
Academic lecture
  • Husabo, Elisabeth; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Manger, Terje; Ogden, Terje; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt. 2016. Lavterskeltiltak for engstlige ungdommer, hva er viktig i implementeringen? (LIST-studien).
  • Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Håland, Åshild Tellefsen; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Raknes, Solfrid; Rogde, Anja Høye; Hilde, Øverby; Hoffart, Asle. 2015. School Based, Early Intervention For Anxious Youth : An example of primary care psychology in Norway .
  • Idsøe, Thormod; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Håland, Åshild Tellefsen; Raknes, Solfrid. 2014. New Group Interventions for Adolescents.
  • Raknes, Solfrid; Håland, Åshild Tellefsen; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Wergeland, Gro Janne Henningsen; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Rogde, Anja Høye; Stormark, Kjell Morten; Hoffart, Asle. 2014. Low-intesity for Youths who Dare.
  • Wergeland, Gro Janne Henningsen; Fjermestad, Krister; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar; Öst, Lars-Göran. 2013. Predictors of treatment outcome in CBT for youth with social anxiety disorder.
  • Wergeland, Gro Janne Henningsen; Fjermestad, Krister Westlye; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar; Silverman, Wendy K. 2013. Predictors of treatment outcome in CBT for youth with anxiety disorders.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Kodal, Arne. 2018. Long-term effectiveness of cognitive behavior therapy for youth with anxiety disorders: Outcome, predictors and social anxiety.
  • Wergeland, Gro Janne. 2015. Effectiveness of cognitive behavior therapy for youth with anxiety disorders. A randomized controlled study.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • 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. 5 pages.
Poster
  • Husabo, Elisabeth; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Ogden, Terje; Manger, Terje; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt. 2016. Lavterskeltiltak for ungdom med angst: protokoll for en implementeringsstudie.
  • Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Øhlckers, Lars Ravn; Moe, Lars Conrad; Skandsen, Jan; Johannessen, Jan Olav; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Øst, Lars Gøran. 2015. Examining the content and effectiveness of treatments for anxiety disorders in child and adolescent mental health clinics.
  • Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Stormark, Kjell Morten; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Raknes, Solfrid; Håland, Åshild Tellefsen; Wergeland, Gro Janne Henningsen; Hoffart, Asle. 2014. LIST-prosjektet: Lav-intensiv versus standard kognitiv atferdsterapi for engstelige ungdom.
  • Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Wergeland, Gro Janne Henningsen; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar. 2013. Negative self-statements in anxious youth.
Academic literature review
  • Wergeland, Gro Janne; Skotheim, Siv; Kvello, Øyvind. 2016. Kunnskapsoppsummering og klassifisering av tiltaket: DU-Mestringskurs for ungdom (2. utg). 14 pages.
  • 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. 58-69.
Chapter
  • 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. 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.
  • Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt; Wergeland, Gro Janne; Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Thastum, Mikael. 2017. Cool kids/Chilled - for å mestre den vanskelige angsten. 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.
  • Bjåstad, Jon Fauskanger; Heiervang, Einar; Wergeland, Gro Janne Henningsen; Fjermestad, Krister Westlye; Oeding, Kristin. 2013. Kunnskapsbasert angstbehandling i psykisk helsevern for barn og unge. 138-144. In:
    • Kvale, Gerd; Havik, Odd E.; Heiervang, Einar; Tangen, Tone; Haugland, Bente Storm Mowatt. 2013. Hvordan sikre angstpasienter kunnskapsbasert behandling? Universitetsforlaget.

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