Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
The research group studies mental illness among children and adolescents by using a variety of methods and perspectives.
About the group
The group is involved in a wide range of studies in youth mental health, including clinical studies, epidemiology, treatment studies, genetics, brain imaging, measurement methods. Topics include ADHD, psychosis, anxiety, OCD, autism, depression, children as carers, foster children.
The long-term strategy is to develop a more unified research profile together with other groups at the University of Oslo and Oslo University Hospital. One possible subject for strategic focus is emotional instability / dysregulation.