Clinical Psychology - selected articles

 

  • Niklasson, M., Rasmussen, P., & Norlander, T. (2010). Vestibulär/sensomotorisk terapi finns också i Sverige. Läkartidningen 107 (43), 2663.

 

  • Ivarsson, B., Malm, U., Lindström, L., & Norlander, T. (2010). The self-assessment Global Quality of Life scale – reliability and construct validity. International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice, 14, 287-297.

 

  • Kjellgren, A., Buhrkall, H., & Norlander, T. (2010). Psychotherapeutic treatment in combination with relaxation in flotation tank: Effects on ‘burn-out-syndrome’. The Qualitative Report, 15, 1243-1269.

 

  • Hjärthag, F., Helldin, L., Karilampi, U., & Norlander, T. (2010). Illness related components for the family burden of relatives to patients with psychotic illness. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 45, 275-283.

 

  • Niklasson, M., Niklasson, I., & Norlander, T. (2010). Sensorimotor therapy: Physical and psychological regressions contributes to an improved kinesthetic and vestibular capacity in children and youth with motor difficulties and problems of concentration. Social Behavior and Personality, 38, 327-346.

 

  • Kjellgren, A., Lindahl, A., & Norlander, T. (2010). Altered states of consciousness and mystical experiences during sensory isolation in the flotation tank: Is the highly sensitive personality variable of importance? Imagination, Cognition and Personality, 29, 135-146.

 

  • Kjellgren, A., Lindahl, A., & Norlander, T. (2009). Searching for placebo effects: Do sensitive personality and breathing instructions influence the experience of flotation-REST (restricted Environmental Stimulation Technique)? Individual Differences Research, 7, 212-221. 

 

  • Harvey, P. D., Helldin, L., Bowie, C. R., Heaton, R. K., Olsson, A. K., Hjärthag, F., Norlander, T., & Patterson, T. L. (2009). Performanced-based measurement of functional disability in schizophrenia: A cross-national study in the United States and Sweden. The American Journal ofPsychiatry, 166, 821-827.

 

  • Niklasson, M., Niklasson, I., & Norlander, T. (2009). Sensorimotor therapy: using stereotypic movements and vestibular stimulation to increase sensorimotor proficiency of children with attentional and motor difficulties. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 108, 643-669.

 

  • Hjärthag, F., Helldin, L., & Norlander, T. (2008). How is family burden correlated to the patients' symptom severity, functional disability, quality of life and attitude to medication? European Neuropsychopharmacology, 17, 498. 

 

  • Hjärthag, F., Helldin. L., & Norlander, T. (2008). Family Burden: Psychometric Properties of the Burden Inventory for Relatives to persons with Psychotic disturbances (BIRP). Psychological Reports, 103, 323-335.

 

  • Helldin, L., Kane, J., Karilampi, U., Norlander, T., & Archer, T. (2008). Experience of quality of life and attitude to care and treatment in patients with chronic schizophrenia: Role of cross-sectional remission. International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practise, 12, 97-104. 

 

  • Kjellgren, A., Lyden, F., & Norlander, T. (2008). Sensory isolation in a flotation tank: altered states of consciousness and effects on well-being. The Qualitative Report, 13, 636-656.

 

  • Edebol, H., Bood, S. Å., & Norlander, T. (2008). Case studies on chronic whiplash associated disorders and their treatment using flotation-REST (Restricted Environmental Stimulation technique). Qualitative Health Research, 18, 480-488.

 

  • Hjärthag, F., Helldin, L., & Norlander, T. (2007). Illness activity or medical history – what is most important for family burden in schizophrenia? The impact of remission. European Neuropsychopharmacology, 17, 498. 

 

  • Kjellgren, A., Bood, S. Å., Axelsson, K., Norlander, T., & Saatcioglu, F., (2007). Wellness through a comprehensive Yogic breathing program. A controlled pilot trial. Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 7. Retrieved December 19, 2007, from http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6882/7/43 

 

  • Landström, A., Bood, S. Å., Kjellgren, A., & Norlander, T. (2007). Treating stress related pain in a clinical sample with flotation-REST: A further report on improvements on pain assessed by the Pain Area Inventory (PAI). Social Behavior and Personality, 35, 1279-1280.

 

  • Helldin, L., Kane, J., Karilampi, U., Norlander, T., & Archer, T. (2007). Remission in Prognosis of Functional Outcome: A new dimension in the treatment of patients with schizo-psychotic disorder. Schizophrenia Research, 93, 160-168.

 

  • Åsenlöf, K., Olsson, S., Bood, S. Å., & Norlander, T. (2007). Case studies on fibromyalgia and burn-out depression using psychotherapy in combination with flotation-REST: Personality development and increased well-being. Imagination, Cognition and Personality, 26, 259-271. 

 

  • Karilampi, U., Helldin, L., Hjärthag, F., Norlander, T., & Archer, T. (2007). Verbal learning in schizopsychotic outpatients and healthy volunteers as a function of cognitive performance levels. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 22, 161-174. 

 

  • Bood, S. Å., Sundequist, U., Kjellgren, A., Nordström, G., & Norlander, T. (2007). Effects of flotation-REST (Restricted Environmental Stimulation Technique) on stress related muscle pain: Are 33 flotation sessions more effective as compared to 12 sessions? Social Behavior and Personality, 35, 143-156. 

 

  • Helldin, L., Kane, J., Karilampi, U., Norlander, T., & Archer, T. (2006). Remission and Cognitive Ability in a Cohort of Patients with Schizophrenia. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 40, 738-745.

 

  • Bood, S. Å., Sundequist, U., Norlander, T., Nordström, L., Nordenström, K., Kjellgren, A., & Nordström, G. (2006). Eliciting the relaxation response with help of flotation-REST (Restricted Environmental Stimulation Technique) in patients with stress related ailments. International Journal of Stress Management, 13, 154-175. 

 

  • Bood, S. Å., Sundequist, U., Kjellgren, A., Nordström, G., & Norlander, T. (2005). Effects of flotation-REST (Restricted Environmental Stimulation Technique) on stress related muscle pain: What makes the difference in therapy, attention-placebo or the relaxation response? Pain Research and Management, 10, 201-209. 

 

  • Norlander, T., Johansson, Å., & Bood, S. Å. (2005). The affective personality: its relation to quality of sleep and well-being. Social Behavior and Personality, 33, 709-722.

 

  • Kjellgren, A., Sundequist, U., Sundholm, U., Norlander, T., & Archer, T. (2004).Altered consciousness in flotation-REST and chamber-REST: Experience of Experimental Pain and Subjective Stress. Social Behavior and Personality, 32, 103-115. 

 

  • Gerdner, A., Norlander, T., & Pedersen, P. (2002). Personality factors and drug of choice in female addicts with psychiatric comorbidity. Substance Use & Misuse, 37, 1-18.  

 

  • Kjellgren, A., Sundequist, U., Norlander, T., & Archer, T. (2001). Effects of flotation-REST on muscle tension pain. Pain Research and Management, 6, 181-189.

 

  • Norlander, T., Kjellgren, A., & Archer, T. (2001). The experience of flotation-REST as a function of setting and previous experience of altered state of Consciousness. Imagination, Cognition and Personality, 20, 161-178.  

 

  • Kjellgren, A., & Norlander, T. (2001). Psychedelic drugs: A study of drug-induced experiences obtained by illegal drug users in relation to Stanislavs Grof’s model of altered states of consciousness. Imagination, Cognition and Personality, 20, 41-57.  

 

  • Norlander, T. (2000). Conceptual convergence in creativity: Incubation and brain disease state. Creativity Research Journal, 13, 329-333.

 

  • Norlander, T., Dahlin, A., & Archer, T. (2000). Health in women: associations among life events, social support and personality for selected patient groups. Psychological Reports, 86, 76-78.