Bente Træen

Professor
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Phone +47-22845178
Room S04-17
Available hours By agreement
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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

Teaching

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

Honoraria

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

Tags: Health psychology, Social Psychology

Publications

  • Fischer, Nantje; Træen, Bente & Hald, Gert Martin (2018). Predicting Partnered Sexual Activity among Older Adults in Four European Countries: The Role of Attitudes, Health and Relationship Factors. Sexual and Relationship Therapy.  ISSN 1468-1994. . doi: 10.1080/14681994.2018.1468560 Show summary
  • Træen, Bente (2018). Predictors of internalized homonegativity in Norwegian men who have sex with men (MSM).. Scandinavian Psychologist.  ISSN 1894-5570.  5(1) . doi: https://doi.org/10.15714/scandpsychol.5.e2
  • Træen, Bente; Stulhofer, Aleksandar; Janssen, Erick; Carvalheira, Ana; Hald, Gert Martin; Lange, Theis & Graham, Cynthia (2018). Sexual Activity and Sexual Satisfaction among Older Adults in Four European Countries. Archives of Sexual Behavior.  ISSN 0004-0002. . doi: DOI: 10.1007/s10508-018-1256-x

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  • Carvalheira, Ana; Graham, Cynthia & Træen, Bente (2018). Sexual avoidance among older adults across Europe.
  • Fischer, Nantje; Træen, Bente & Stulhofer, Aleksandar (2018). The Mechanisms between Sexual Interest and Sexual Satisfaction among Older Partnered Adults in Europe: A Moderated Mediation Model.
  • Janssen, Erick; Enzlin, Paul & Træen, Bente (2018). Predictors of sexual and relationship satisfaction in European couples and individuals, with emphasis on the role of physical intimacy and nonsexual touch.
  • Kvalem, Ingela Lundin; Carvalheira, Ana & Træen, Bente (2018). Healthy sexual aging: Body image and sexual satisfaction - A comparison across four European countries.
  • Schaller, Sidsel; Træen, Bente & Kvalem, Ingela Lundin (2018). Barriers and facilitating elements in help seeking in Norwegian interviewees' accounts.
  • Træen, Bente (2018). Eldre og seksualitet - status på forskning.
  • Træen, Bente; Stulhofer, Aleksandar & Janssen, Erick (2018). THE HEALTHY SEXUAL AGING PROJECT: A MIXED-METHOD STUDY OF SEXUAL FUNCTION AND SEXUAL WELL-BEING IN OLDER ADULTS IN NORWAY, DENMARK, BELGIUM, UNITED KINGDOM, CROATIA, AND PORTUGAL. Show summary

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Published Oct. 8, 2012 5:21 PM - Last modified Nov. 4, 2013 4:30 PM