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Academic article
  • 2010. The relationship between “workaholism”, basic needs satisfaction at work, and personality. European Journal of Personality. 3-17.
  • 2010. The relationship between school day sleep duration and body mass index in Norwegian children (aged 10-12). International Journal of Pediatric Obesity. 214-220.
  • 2010. The relationship between aversive conditioning and risk-avoidance in gambling. Journal of Gambling Studies. 545-559.
  • 2010. The impact of partial sleep deprivation on moral reasoning in military officers. Sleep. 1086-1090.
  • 2010. Sleep problems in general practice. A national survey of assessment and treatment routines of GPs in Norway. Journal of Sleep Research. 36-41.
  • 2010. Preoccupation with failure affects number of study hours – not academic achievement. Scandinavian Journal of Educational Research. 125-132.
  • 2010. Patient characteristics and predictors of sleep medication use. International Clinical Psychopharmacology. 91-100.
  • 2010. Increased health risk in subjects with high self-reported seasonality. PLOS ONE. 7 pages.
  • 2010. Evaluating lifetime NODS using Rasch modelling. International Gambling Studies. 189-202.
  • 2010. Characteristics of sleep in older persons with chronic pain: A study based on actigraphy and self-reporting. The Clinical Journal of Pain. 132-137.
  • 2010. Attentional biases among pathological gamblers. International Gambling Studies. 45-59.
  • 2010. Academic achievement among first semester undergraduate psychology students: the role of course experience, effort, motives and learning strategies. Higher Education. 335-352.
  • 2010. A randomized controlled trial of cognitive behavioral therapy for anxiety and depression in COPD. Respiratory Medicine. 986-994.
  • 2009. The effectiveness of cognitive and behavioural treatment of chronic pain in the elderly: A quantitative review. Journal of clinical psychology in medical settings. 254-262.
  • 2009. Sleep and sleep disorders in chronic users of zopiclone and drug-free insomniacs. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine (JCSM). 349-354.
  • 2009. Shift work disorder among oil rig workers in the North Sea. Sleep. 558-565.
  • 2009. Reduksjon av søvnproblemer ved bruk av selvhjelpsbok. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 956-958.
  • 2009. Prevalence and correlates of gambling among 16 to 19-year old adolescents in Norway. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. 55-64.
  • 2009. Predicting transformational leadership in naval cadets: effects of personality hardiness and training. Journal of Applied Social Psychology. 2213-2235.
  • 2009. Personality profiles among targets and nontargets of workplace bullying. European Psychologist. 231-237.
  • 2009. A controlled study of the effect of cognitive-behavioural therapy for pathological gamblers. Nordic Journal of Psychiatry. 22-31.
  • 2008. Validation of the Seven Minute Screen and Syndrom Kurztest among elderly Norwegian outpatients. International Psychogeriatrics. 807-814.
  • 2008. Time trends in sleep-onset difficulties among Norwegian adolescents: 1983–2005. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health. 889-895.
  • 2008. Self-reported seasonality is associated with complaints of sleep problems and deficient sleep duration: the Hordaland Health Study. Journal of Sleep Research. 63-72.
  • 2008. Seasonality is associated with anxiety and depression: The Hordaland health study. Journal of Affective Disorders. 147-155.
  • 2008. Den eldre pasienten med kroniske smerter. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1841-1842.
  • 2008. Daytime functioning in older patients suffering from chronic insomnia: Treatment outcome in a randomized controlled trial comparing CBT with Zopiclone. Behaviour Research and Therapy. 623-641.
  • 2008. Clinical significance of periodic limb movement disorder (PLMD) in insomnia patients. The Open Sleep Journal. 52-57.
  • 2008. A new scale for measuring insomnia: the Bergen Insomnia Scale. Perceptual and Motor Skills. 691-706.
  • 2007. The association between sleep duration, body mass index and metabolic measures in the Hordaland Health Study. Journal of Sleep Research. 66-76.
  • 2007. The Effects of Mandatory Prescribing of Thiazides for Newly Treated, Uncomplicated Hypertension: Interrupted Time-Series Analysis. PLoS Medicine. 1178-1186.
  • 2007. Søvnsykdommer - en oversikt. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 378-393.
  • 2007. Skiftarbeid og søvn. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 428-433.
  • 2007. Seven minute screen performance in a normal elderly sample. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 61-67.
  • 2007. Seven Minute Screen performance in an elderly normal sample. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 764-769.
  • 2007. Psykologisk forståelse og behandling av søvnproblemer hos voksne. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 413-422.
  • 2007. Psykologers kunnskaper om søvn. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 365-371.
  • 2007. Prevalence and risk factors of subjective sleepiness in the general adult population. Sleep. 619-624.
  • 2007. Outcome of pharmacological treatments of pathological gambling - A review and meta-analysis. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology. 357-364.
  • 2007. Night-time thoughts in high and low worriers: Reaction to caffeine-induced sleeplessness. Behaviour Research and Therapy. 715-727.
  • 2007. Factors affecting health status in COPD patients with co-morbid anxiety and depression. The International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. 323-328.
  • 2007. Epworth søvnighetsskala. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 448-450.
  • 2007. An overview of cognitive mechanisms in pathological gambling. Nordic Psychology. 347-361.
  • 2007. A Televised, Web-Based Randomised Trial of an Herbal Remedy (Valerian) for InsomniaBased on this and previous studies, valerian appears to be safe, but with modest beneficial effects at most on insomnia compared to placebo. The combined use of television and the Internet in randomised trials offers opportunities to answer questions about the effects of health care interventions and to improve public understanding and use of randomised trials. PLOS ONE. 10 pages.
  • 2006. Workaholism, organizational life and well-being of Norwegian nursing staff. Career Development International. 463-477.
  • 2006. The long-term effect of insomnia on work disability - The HUNT-2 historical cohort study. American Journal of Epidemiology. 1018-1024.
  • 2006. Personality correlates of workaholism. Personality and Individual Differences. 1223-1233.
  • 2006. Medikamentell behandling ved spilleavhengighet (Pharmacological treatment of pathological gambling). Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. 1322-1324.
  • 2006. Anabolic Steroid Use in High School Students. Substance Use & Misuse. 1705-1717.
  • 2006. A Norwegian adaptation of the Penn State Worry Questionnaire: Factor structure, reliability, validity and norms. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. 281-291.
  • 1998. Vigilanse og søvndeprivasjon. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 855-863.
  • 1998. Søvndeprivasjon og vigilanse. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 855-863.
  • 1998. Psykologisk behandling av søvnløshet. En oversikt med vekt på atferdsorienterte metoder. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 337-344.
  • 1998. Perception of sleep in the elderly. Norsk Epidemiologi. 183-189.
Academic lecture
  • 2019. The relationship between SUD and GD: a nationwide longitudinal health registry study.
  • 2019. Effects of Different Light Intensities on Adaptation to Simulated Night Shifts: A Randomized Counterbalanced Crossover Study.
  • 2018. The association between gaming and hazardous alcohol use.
  • 2018. Placebo conditions and blinding in bright light therapy studies on dementia: A systematic review.
  • 2018. Physical exercise augmented cognitive behaviour therapy for older adults with generalised anxiety disorder (PEXACOG): Study protocol and feasibility results from a randomised controlled trial.
  • 2018. Combining manualised physical exercise with internet-based cognitive behaviour therapy for panic disorder – A feasibility study.
  • 2016. Treating generalised anxiety disorder in older adults using cognitive behaviour therapy augmented with physical exercise– study design and exercise protocol.
  • 2016. Simulated night work alters clock gene expression in central and peripheral tissue in rats.
  • 2016. Losses disguised as wins and gambling behavior in EGMs.
  • 2016. Implication of NOTCH1 Gene in Comorbid Anxiety and Depression Symptoms in a Sample of Sexual Abuse Victims.
  • 2016. Exposure to bullying behaviors at work and subsequent symptoms of anxiety: The moderating role of individual coping style.
  • 2015. Participant Experiences of Augmented Treatment Combining Internet Based CBT and Physical Exercise as Treatment for Panic Disorder - Preliminary Findings from Qualitative Interviews. iN Anders Hovland (Chair), Augmenting CBT with physical exercise for anxiety disorders.
  • 2015. Night work - disturbances in sleep and circadian rhythm parameters. An animal model.
  • 2015. Evaluation of a Low Threshold, Brief Intervention for Traumatized Adolescents .
  • 2015. Combining Internet Based Cognitive Behaviour Therapy with Physical Exercise as Treatment for Panic Disorder - Treatment Protocol and Preliminary Results from a Feasibility Study. In: Anders Hovland (Chair), Augmenting CBT with physical exercise for anxiety disorders.
  • 2015. Augmenting Cognitive Behaviour Therapy with Physical Exercise for Older Adults with Generalised Anxiety Disorder - A Randomized Controlled Trial. In: Anders Hovland (Chair, Augmenting CBT with physical exercise for anxiety disorders.
  • 2015. An empirical investigation of past financial outcomes and monthly expenditure among VLT gamblers.
  • 2014. The moderating role of individual coping style on the bullying-health relationship.
  • 2013. Short rest periods of less than 11 hours between work shifts predict sleep and health problems in nurses at one year follow-up.
  • 2013. Shift-rotations with less than 11 hours rest periods predict shift work disorder, excessive sleepiness and pathological fatigue in nurses at one year follow-up.
  • 2013. Hypothermia after chronic mild stress exposure in rats with ahistory of postnatal maternal separation.
  • 2012. Dataspillavhengighet - En introduksjon.
  • 2011. Time in bed, sleep sufficiency and emotional and behavioral problems in a general population of 10-12 year old children.
  • 2011. Shift work disorder in nurses.
  • 2011. Shift work disorder - operationalization, prevalence and related health outcome in nurses.
  • 2011. Physical exercise compared to cognitive behaviour therapy as a treatment for panic disorder: a randomized controlled trial. Physical exercise compared to cognitive behaviour therapy as a treatment for panic disorder: a randomized controlled trial. (2011, September). In E. W. Martinsen (Chair), Physical exercise in the prevention and treatment of mental disorders.
  • 2011. Lower brain activity during sleep and wakefullnes; induced by exposure to long maternal separation and chronic mild stress in rats.
  • 2011. Early and later life stress leads to a lower brain activity during sleep and wakefulness in rats.
  • 2011. Chronic mild stress potentiates a lower brain activity during sleep and wakefulness in rats exposed to long maternal separation.
  • 2010. Sleep in older patients - A comparative polysomnographic study.
  • 2010. REDUCTION IN MENTAL DISTRESS BUT NOT SUBSTANCE CRAVING DURING LONG TERM EXERCISE IN CHEMICALLY DEPENDENT MEN.
  • 2010. Psychological treatment studies of late-life anxiety: Presentation of trend data.
  • 2010. Individual differences in evaluative conditioning and reward responsiveness affect bet-sizes when gambling.
  • 2010. Early Life Stress and the effect on circadian rhythmicity. The mother - infant relationship in rats as model.
  • 2010. Characteristics of sleep in older persons with chronic pain.
  • 2010. Betydningen av lys for søvn og søvnkvalitet: Tromsø-Ghana studien.
  • 2010. Aggression from clients was not perceived as bullying among Norwegian nurses.
  • 2008. The relationship between formal power, whistleblowing and bullying in the police.
  • 2008. Personality profiles among targets and non-targets of workplace bullying.
  • 2008. Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for anxiety and depression in COPD: A treatment option in pulmonary care.
  • 2008. CHANGES IN MENTAL DISTRESS IN PATIENTS WITH CHEMICAL DEPENDENCE FOLLOWING INDIVIDUALISED PHYSICAL TRAINING.
  • 2008. Acculturation Strategies, Multicultural Personality Traits, and Employment Decision.
  • 2007. Cognitive behavioral therapy in groups for anxiety and depression in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
  • 2006. Sleep quality, anxiety and depression in patients suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
  • 2006. Kognitiv atferdsterapi i gruppe ved kroniske smertetilstander hos eldre. En randomisert kontrollert studie.
  • 2006. During Interview Behavior - Preliminary Analyses.
  • 2006. Den eldre kroniske smertepasienten - data fra en norsk smerteklinikk.
  • 2006. Chronic pain in the elderly. A clinical randomized study.
  • 2006. Chronic insomnia in older adults: What is most effective - cognitive therapy (CBT) or pharmacology?
  • 2004. Reliability of grading essays and multiple choice tests for introductory psychology exams.
  • 2004. Performance on Cognistat in Norwegian non-demented community-dwelling elderly.
  • 2004. Late-life insomnia - prevalence, psychological characteristics and treatment.
  • 2004. Impact of antipsychotic withdrawal on behavour and sleep/wake activity in demented nursing home residents. A randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blinded study. (Oral presentation by S Ruths; , Book of abstracts no 521, pp 212).
  • 2003. What is the evidence of psychotherapy for anxiety in the elderly?
  • 2003. Ungdom, søvn og døgnrytme.
  • 2003. Søvn og skiftordninger.
  • 2003. Sleepiness and its Correlates in the Norwegian Population.
  • 2003. Seponering av antipsykotiske legemidler hos demente sykehjemspasienter - en kontrollert dobbelt blind studie.
  • 2003. Antipsychotic drug withdrawal from demented nursing home residents - a randomised double-blind controlled trial. The Bergen District Nursing Home (BEDNURS)Study.
  • 2002. Prevalence of anabolic steroid abuse and knowledge of anabolic steroid abuse among 1020 male Norwegian conscripts.
  • 2002. Early morning awakening (EMA) in the elderly: A bright light therapy study.
  • 2001. Behandling av søvnløshet hos eldre.
  • 2000. Prevalence of insomnia in the general population of Norway.
  • 2000. Epidemiologisk studie av insomni i befolkningen.
  • 1999. A Norwegian translation of the Penn State Worry Questionnaire.
Abstract
  • 2016. Use of electronic media in bed and reading in bed after bedtime – Age and sex differences in a representative adult population. Journal of Sleep Research. 377-377.
  • 2016. Simulated night work alters clock gene expression in central and peripheral tissue in rats. Journal of Sleep Research. 57-57.
  • 2016. Relationships between pain, sleep and mood: Perceptions of symptom interaction in patients awaiting total hip arthroplasty. Journal of Sleep Research. 224-224.
  • 2016. Psychological resilience during overwintering in Antarctica. Proceedings of the International Astronautical Congress. 1-1.
  • 2016. A rat model for shiftwork: Effects on sleep architecture and sleep homeostasis. Journal of Sleep Research. 248-249.
  • 2015. A polysomnographic comparison of sleep in children with obesity and normal weight. Acta Paediatrica. 13-13.
  • 2013. Video game addiction: Prevalence and correlates in a representative sample of Norwegian 17-year olds. Journal of Behavioral Addictions.
  • 2013. Prevalence and correlates of gambling addiction in a representative sample of Norwegian 17 year olds. Journal of Behavioral Addictions.
  • 2012. Work-related sleep problems vary according to work schedule. Journal of Sleep Research. 274-274.
  • 2012. The impact of sleep loss on moral cognition. International Journal of Psychology. 134-134.
  • 2012. Polysomnographic measures of sleep in adolescents and young adults with delayed sleep phase disorder and healthy controls on a self-chosen sleep schedule. Journal of Sleep Research. 6-6.
  • 2012. Medication use and its relation to measures on sleep, pain, depression and anxiety in older chronic pain patients. Journal of Sleep Research. 370-370.
  • 2012. Dilemmas associated with having delayed sleep phase disorder. Journal of Sleep Research. 172-172.
  • 2012. A comparison of sleep and health at the start and end of a 14-day work period among Norwegian oil rig workers. Journal of Sleep Research. 99-99.
  • 2010. Masculinized bodies (D2:D4 ratio) predict masculine jealousy responses. The Human Behavior and Evolution Society 22nd Annual Meeting. 61.
  • 2010. Associations between media use in the bedroom, sleep habits and symptoms of insomnia. Journal of Sleep Research. 291-291.
  • 2008. Treatment of chronic insomnia with cognitive behavioral therapy vs zopiclone. International Journal of Psychology. 34-34.
  • 2008. The relationship between sleep duration and body mass index in Norwegian children (age 10-12). International Journal of Obesity. S192-S192.
  • 2008. Prevalence, predictors and consequences of behaviorally induced insufficient sleep syndrome in adolescence. Journal of Sleep Research. P475.
  • 2008. Prevalence of possible parasomnias in the general population. Journal of Sleep Research. P48.
  • 2008. Increased health risk in subjects with high self-reported seasonality. Journal of Sleep Research. P74.
  • 2008. Group cognitive behavioural therapy for anxiety, depression and sleep disturbances in patients with chronic respiratory illness. International Journal of Psychology. 16-16.
  • 2008. Effects of a manualized cognitive behavioral treatment for childhood obesity. International Journal of Psychology. 693-693.
  • 2008. CBT versus pharmacological treatment of insomnia in older adults. International Journal of Psychology. 16-16.
  • 2007. Treatment of chronic insomnia with cognitive behavioral therapy vs. zopiclone. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 329-330.
  • 2007. The effect of insomnia and sleep duration on work disability. Sleep and Biological Rhythms.
  • 2007. Sleep habits and correlates in a randomized sample of Norwegian high school students. Sleep and Biological Rhythms.
  • 2007. Shift Work Sleep Disorder among oil rig workers in the North Sea. Sleep and Biological Rhythms.
  • 2007. High degree of seasonality is associated with more sleep problems and shorter sleep duration. Sleep and Biological Rhythms.
  • 2007. Effects of cognitive behavioural treatment (CBT) and zopiclone on measures of quality of life in insomniacs. Sleep and Biological Rhythms.
  • 2007. Cognitive behavioural therapy in groups for anxiety and depression in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Journal of Psychosomatic Research. 323-323.
  • 2006. The subjective symptomatology in patients with different sleep disorders. Sleep. A329-A329.
  • 2006. Subjective symptomatology in patients with different sleep disorders. Journal of Sleep Research. 117-117.
  • 2006. Seasonality, anxiety and depression. Sleep. A376-A376.
  • 2006. Objective and subjective measures of daytime functioning in late-life insomnia. Sleep. A266-A266.
  • 2006. Insomnia as risk-factor for permanent work disability. Sleep.
  • 2006. Effects of sleep length and body mass index on metabolic measures. Journal of Sleep Research. 236-236.
  • 2006. Cognitive-behavioural therapy is more effective than hypnotic treatment. a randomized controlled trial of elderly chronic primary insomniacs. Journal of Sleep Research. 158-158.
  • 2006. Cognitive-behavioral and hypnotic treatment of chronic primary insomnia among the elderly. A randomized controlled trial. Sleep. A253-A254.
  • 2005. Prevalence, severity and predictors of restless legs syndrome in Norway and Denmark. Sleep.
  • 2004. What is the evidence of psychotherapy for anxiety in the elderly? International Psychogeriatrics. 47-47.
  • 2004. Sleepiness and it's correlates in a Norwegian population. Sleep. A400.
  • 2004. Reliability of grading essays and multiple choice test for introductory psychology exams. International Journal of Psychology. 434-434.
Academic literature review
  • 2020. Workplace bullying and sleep - A systematic review and meta-analysis of the research literature. 1-12.
  • 2020. Light interventions and sleep, circadian, behavioral, and psychological disturbances in dementia: A systematic review of methods and outcomes. 1-12.
  • 2019. Social media and social functioning in psychosis: A systematic review. 1-22.
  • 2019. Shift Work and Lifestyle factors: A 6-year follow-Up Study Among Nurses. 1-10.
  • 2019. Psychological interventions for the Fear of Public Speaking: A Meta-analysis. . 1-27.
  • 2018. Impulse-control disorders in Parkinson's Disease: A meta-analysis and review of case-control studies. 1-15.
  • 2018. Androgen abuse epidemiology. 185-194.
  • 2017. Treatment of Internet gaming disorder: An international systematic review and CONSORT evaluation. 123-133.
  • 2016. Trajectories of sleepiness and insomnia symptoms in Norwegian nurses with and without night work and rotational work. 480-489.
  • 2016. Systematic review of the relationship between quick returns in rotating shift work and health-related outcomes. 1-14.
  • 2016. Joint occurrence of pain and sleep disturbances in people with dementia. A systematic review. 539-545.
  • 2016. Behandling av mareritt : en oversikt over randomiserte behandlingsstudier. 716-726.
  • 2015. Sleep, circadian rhythms, and athletic performance. 1-9.
  • 2015. Polypharmacy among anabolic-androgenic steroid users: A descriptive metasynthesis.
  • 2015. Dataspillavhengighet : en oversikt over utbredelse, måling, korrelater, og behandling. 33-50.
  • 2015. Behandling av dataspillavhengighet : en systematisk oversikt. 471-478.
  • 2014. The global epidemiology of anabolic-androgenic steroid use: a meta-analysis and meta-regression analysis. 383-398.
  • 2014. The aetiology and trajectory of anabolic-androgenic steroid use initiation: A systematic review and synthesis of qualitative research.
  • 2014. Social network site addiction - An overview. 4053-4061.
  • 2014. Anabole-androgene steroider - en oversikt. 22-28.
  • 2013. Randomized controlled trials of psychological and pharmacological treatments for nightmares: A meta-analysis. 143-152.
  • 2013. Effects of shift and night work in the offshore petroleum industry: a systematic review. 530-544.
  • 2013. Attentional bias in problem gambling: a systematic review. 359-375.
  • 2012. Søvnlengde og psykisk helse hos barn : en systematisk litteraturstudie. 130-137.
  • 2012. Sleep disturbances in sexual abuse victims: A systematic review. 15-25.
  • 2011. Individual differences in tolerance to shift work--a systematic review. 221-235.
  • 2011. Individual differences in tolerance to shift work - A systematic review. 221-235.
  • 2010. Measures to counteract the negative effects of night work. 109-120.
  • 2010. Individual differences in tolerance to shift work - a systematic review.
  • 2009. Symptommønstre ved kroniske søvnsykdommer. 2011-2014.
  • 2009. Personality factors as predictors of pathological gambling. 933-937.
  • 2009. Parasomnier. 1892-1894.
  • 2009. Measures to couteract the negative effects of night work. 109-120.
  • 2009. Insomni. 1766-1768.
  • 2009. Døgnrytmeforstyrrelser. 1884-1887.
  • 2009. A practical approach to circadian rhythm sleep disorders. 47-60.
  • 2005. Psychological characteristics of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A review. 429-443.
  • 2005. Outcome of psychological treatments of pathological gambling: a review and meta-analysis. 1412-1422.

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