Det gjør fryktelig vondt å ikke få hjelp når man trenger det som mest. Mange sørgende og traumatiserte mennesker støter på barrierer i helsevesenet i dag. Klientene møtes av et system som har sin prosedyre å følge, nærmest uansett hva som er henvisningsgrunn, skriver Atle og Kari Dyregrov.
In our longitudinal study, bereaved parents after the Utøya terror attack in Norway showed a decrease in levels of complicated grief with time. Fathers had lower levels of complicated grief than mothers, write Sunniva Skagen Wågø and colleagues.
Our pilot study with 11 adolescents indicates that the self-help material The Psychological First Aid Kit may serve as a flexible and useful therapeutic tool in areas related to trauma, interpersonal relations, and school, write Solfrid Raknes and colleagues.
The amount of time spent following the media coverage in the wake of the July 22, 2011 terrorist attacks is a significant predictor of post-traumatic stress in the bereaved, write Reidar Nævdal and colleagues.
Friends of Utøya terror victims evidenced severe reactions to the loss of their friend, a loss even comparable to those of close family members, according to this survey study by Iren Johnsen and colleagues.