Bente Træen

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Phone +47-22845178
Room S04-17
Available hours By agreement
Visiting address Harald Schjelderups hus Forskningsveien 3A 0373 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1094 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic Interests

Works with research in the field of health psychology, mainly:

  • Sexual behaviour and sexual dysfunction

  • Sexology

  • Alcohol consumption

  • Dental health behaviour

  • Health promotion/education

  • Effect of horse activities and equine therapy


PSY 4600 - Samfunn, helse og utvikling

PSY 2101 - Helsepsykologi

Higher education and employment history

  • Professor of Health psychology, UiO, fra 2012 →

  • 20% communication advisor, The Department of Health, Universitety of Tromsø, 2010 →

  • Professor of Health psychology, Universitetet i Tromsø, 2001-2012

  • The Norwegian Institute of Public Health (forskningsassistent, postdocstipendiat, forskerstipend), 1995-2001, 1988-1991

  • Dr. Philos. Fra UiO 1993

  • The Norwegian Institute for Alcohol and Drug Research, 1991-1994

  • Dentist (clinical practice), The Norwegian Directorate of Health (consultant), Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Oslo (PhD candidate), 1985-1987

  • Cand. Odont, UiO 1985


The Norwegian Research Council’s prize for outstanding communication in 2003

Tags: Health psychology, Social Psychology
Published Oct. 8, 2012 5:21 PM - Last modified Nov. 4, 2013 4:30 PM


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