Eivor Fredriksen

Associate Professor - Department of Psychology
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Phone +47 22855610
Mobile phone +4797582770 +47-975 82 770
Room S02-16
Available hours By agreement
Visiting address Forskningsveien 3A Harald Schjelderups hus 0373 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1094 Blindern 0317 OSLO
Other affiliations Department of Education (Student)

Academic Interests

My Ph.D. project is called “Prediction and early identification of infant relational difficulties”.  The project is part of a larger study “A longitudinal population study of infant vulnerability and plasticity from pregnancy to age 18 months” at the National network for infant mental health in Norway, R-BUP Eastern and Southern Norway.

  • Parent - child interactions

  • Developmental psychology and developmental psychopathology

  • Schizophrenia / psychotic disorders, and the treatment of psychotic disorders

Higher education and employment history

  • Clinical psychologist at Follo DPS, Ungdomsenheten/Tire, 2008-2012, in an Early intervention team for psychosis/schizophrenia in youth and young adults. I also worked with addiction and mental health problems in youth

  • Two-year introduction program for intensive psychotherapy, Institutt for psykoterapi, Oslo, 2010-2012

  • Profession-oriented degree program in psychology (Cand. Psychol), University of Oslo, 2008

  • Bachelor in Social Anthropology, University of Oslo, 2003

Tags: Clinical psychology, Developmental psychology


  • Bekkhus, Mona; von Soest, Tilmann & Fredriksen, Eivor (2020). Psykisk helse hos ungdommer under covid-19. Om ensomhet, venner og sosiale medier. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening.  ISSN 0332-6470.  57(7), s 492- 501
  • Fredriksen, Eivor; Von Soest, Tilmann; Smith, Lars & Moe, Vibeke (2019). Depressive symptom contagion in the transition to parenthood: Interparental processes and the role of partner-related attachment. Journal of Abnormal Psychology.  ISSN 0021-843X.  128(5), s 397- 403 . doi: 10.1037/abn0000429 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Moe, Vibeke; Fredriksen, Eivor; Kjellevold, Marian; Dahl, Lisbeth Jane; Wik, Maria; Stormark, Kjell Morten; von Soest, Tilmann; Olafsen, Kåre Sten; Vannebo, Unni Tranås & Smith, Lars (2019). Little in Norway: a prospective longitudinal community-based cohort from pregnancy to child age 18 months. BMJ Open.  ISSN 2044-6055.  9:e031050(12), s 1- 11 . doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-031050 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Fredriksen, Eivor; von Soest, Tilmann; Smith, Lars & Moe, Vibeke (2018). Parenting Stress Plays a Mediating Role in the Prediction of Early Child Development from Both Parents` Perinatal Depressive Symptoms. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.  ISSN 0091-0627.  s 1- 16 . doi: 10.1007/s10802-018-0428-4
  • Moe, Vibeke; von Soest, Tilmann; Fredriksen, Eivor; Olafsen, Kåre Sten & Smith, Lars (2018). The multiple determinants of maternal parenting stress 12 months after birth: The contribution of antenatal attachment style, adverse childhood experiences, and infant temperament. Frontiers in Psychology.  ISSN 1664-1078.  9, s 1- 14 . doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2018.01987 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Fredriksen, Eivor; von Soest, Tilmann; Smith, Lars & Moe, Vibeke (2017). Patterns of pregnancy and postpartum depressive symptoms: Latent class trajectories and predictors.. Journal of Abnormal Psychology.  ISSN 0021-843X.  126(2), s 173- 183 . doi: 10.1037/abn0000246 Full text in Research Archive.

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  • Fredriksen, Eivor (2019). Depressive symptoms in the transition to parenthood: Patterns, processes and child outcomes. Full text in Research Archive.
  • Fredriksen, Eivor; Siqveland, Torill; Willis, David; Condon, Marie-Celeste; Eddy, Mark; Smith, Lars; Vannebo, Unni Tranaas & Moe, Vibeke (2014). The Relational Health Screen: A new screening instrument for assessing dyadic quality in parent-child interactions.

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Published Nov. 16, 2012 3:20 PM - Last modified July 8, 2019 1:54 PM


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