The rather uniform and planned structure of the suicide notes written by child and adolescent suicide victims, suggests that the suicides were not acts of sudden affect. Rather, they seem to have been final acts in life situations that, over time, had become unbearable, write Anne Freuchen and colleagues.
Norwegian adolescents in the premorbid phase of schizophrenia reported poorer self-perceived mental and psychosocial health in several areas compared with healthy controls, write Arne Okkenhaug and colleagues.
No reliable conclusions can be drawn on whether group dynamic interventions that are designed to enhance individual leadership development are effective. Given the available evidence, we recommend a focus on leadership behaviours related to interpersonal aspects, write Gerry Larsson and colleagues.
In our exploratory study, the Open Dialogue approach was seen as a largely positive experience for patients, family members, and professionals in a locked psychiatric unit, write Ritva Kyrrø Jacobsen and colleagues.
Our interview study shows that the organization of the substance use services in Norway imposes requirements for collaboration and increases the need for collaboration, while simultaneously making collaboration challenging, write Sari Lindeman and Lennart Lorås.
In our study of full-time musicians, psychological distress, higher scores on extraversion and neuroticism, less social support, and more work-related demands were related to insomnia, write Ingvild Saksvik-Lehouillier and colleagues.
Our pilot study indicates that mentalization-based treatment may be a promising treatment modality for female patients with comorbid substance use disorder and borderline personality disorder, write Katharina T. E. Morken and colleagues.