• A cross-sectional study of experienced coercion in adolescent mental health inpatients 

      Nyttingnes, Olav; Ruud, Torleif; Norvoll, Reidun; Rugkåsa, Jorun; Hanssen-Bauer, Ketil (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Background Involuntary care and coercive measures are frequently present in mental healthcare for adolescents. The purpose of this study was to examine to what extent adolescents perceive or experience coercion during ...
    • Ambulante akutteam i psykisk helsevern: Praksis og erfaringer 

      Ruud, Torleif; Karlsson, Bengt; Klevan, Trude Gøril; Hasselberg, Nina (SFPR-forskningsrapport; 17-2015, Research report, 2015)
      m prosjektet Målet for prosjektet har vært å kartlegge praksis og erfaringer med ambulante akutteam (AAT) i psykisk helsevern for å bidra til å identifisere viktige elementer og muligheter til forbedringer. Prosjektet ...
    • Continuity of care as experienced by mental health service users - A qualitative study 

      Biringer, Eva Aaker; Hartveit, Miriam; Sundfør, Bengt; Ruud, Torleif; Borg, Marit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Background: People who struggle with mental health problems can provide valuable insight into understanding and improving the coordination of mental health and welfare services. The aims of the study were to explore service ...
    • Experiences of support in working toward personal recovery goals: A collaborative, qualitative study 

      Biringer, Eva Aaker; Davidson, Larry; Sundfør, Bengt; Ruud, Torleif; Borg, Marit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Background: Recovery can be understood as a subjective process guided by personal expectations, goals and hopes. The aim of the study was to explore how persons using a Community Mental Health Centre (CMHC) experienced ...
    • Quality of life and service satisfaction in outpatients with severe or non-severe mental illness diagnoses 

      Ådnanes, Marian; Kalseth, Jorid; Ose, Solveig Osborg; Ruud, Torleif; Rugkåsa, Jorun; Puntis, Stephen Robert (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Purpose Our study investigated quality of life (QoL) in patients with severe or non-severe mental illness diagnoses (SMI and non-SMI) and the association between QoL and service satisfaction measured as patients’ perception ...
    • Training frontline workforce on psychosis management: a prospective study of training effects 

      Sørlie, Tore; Borg, Marit; Flage, Karin; Kolbjørnsrud, Ole Bjørn; Haugen, Gunnar; Saltyte Benth, Jurate; Ruud, Torleif (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Background: The care situation for persons experiencing severe mental illness is often complex and demands good coordination, communication, and interpersonal relationships among those involved from the primary and specialized ...