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Valeria Markova

Associate Professor, Cand. Psychol
  • E-mailvaleria.markova@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 42 72
  • Visitor Address
    Christies gate 12
    5015 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7807
    5020 Bergen

Valeria Markova earned her Cand. Psychol degree at the University of Bergen in 2012. While studying she has been on exchange to National University of Singapore (NUS) where she studied cultural diversity and had an internship in Saartjie Baartman Centre for women and children in Cape Town, South Africa. She has been a part of the research group since 2010. She is currently working on a PhD project with research focus on cultural/ethnic differences in conceptualizations of mental health problems and their treatement.

Academic article
  • Show author(s) (2022). Explanatory models of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depression among Afghan refugees in Norway. BMC Psychology.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Explanatory models and help-seeking for symptoms of PTSD and depression among Syrian refugees. Social Science and Medicine. 9 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2020). What do immigrants from various cultures think is the best way to cope with depression? Introducing the Cross-Cultural Coping Inventory. Frontiers in Psychology. 1-17.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Immigration, acculturation, and preferred help-seeking sources for depression: comparison of five ethnic groups. BMC Health Services Research. 11 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2016). Lay explanatory models of depression and preferred coping strategies among Somali refugees in Norway. A mixed-method study. Frontiers in Psychology. 1-16.
  • Show author(s) (2013). Kulturforskjeller i selvpresentasjon under jobbintervju: Russiske arbeidstakere i Norge. Søkelys på arbeidslivet. 202-221.
Report
  • Show author(s) (2013). "Mangfoldsledelse" og innvandreres tilknytning til arbeidsplassen. .
Lecture
  • Show author(s) (2021). Forklaringsmodeller for PTSD og depresjon blant afghanske flyktninger i Norge.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Forklaringsmodeller for PTSD og depresjon blant afghanske flyktinger i Norge/ Explanatory models of PTSD and depression of Afghan refugees in Norway.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Introduction and Development of the Cross-Cultural Depression Coping Inventory Scale.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Hvorfor Somaliere aldri blir "deprimert". En presentasjon om kulturelle forskjeller i forståelse av psykiske lidelser.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Hvordan psykologer kan hjelpe papirløse migranter.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Lay explanatory models of depression and preferred coping strategies among Somali refugees in Norway.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Kulturelle forskjeller i forståelse av psykiske lidelser og valg av behandling.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Helsehjelp til Papirløse.
  • Show author(s) (2015). Et rop om smerte: selvmord blant papirløse migranter.
Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) (2022). Explanatory models of PTSD and depression among Afghan refugees in Norway and PhD project.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Explanatory models of PTSD and depression among Afghan refugees residing in Norway .
  • Show author(s) (2021). Explanatory models of PTSD and depression among Afghan refugees in Norway.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Introduction and development of the Cross-cultural Depression Coping Inventory Scale.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Hvordan foretrekker ulike etniske grupper bosatt i Norge å mestre depresjon? Og hvordan kan ulikheter i preferanser være forstått?
  • Show author(s) (2017). Acculturation and Preferred Help-seeking Behaviour For Depression Among Different Ethnic Groups in a Norwegian Context.
  • Show author(s) (2015). Conceptualization of depression and the choice of treatment among Somali refugees in Norway – Focus group study.
Reader opinion piece
  • Show author(s) (2016). Diskriminerende helseomsorg Innvandringspolitikk går foran god helseomsorg i dagens Norge. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 646-647.
Feature article
  • Show author(s) (2017). Hvorfor Somaliere aldri blir «deprimert». Dagens medisin. 1 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2016). De som står utenfor. Bergens Tidende.
Programme participation
  • Show author(s) (2017). Kunnskapskanalen: Forsker grandprix-2017 Bergen.

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