Marianne Løvstad

Associate professor II
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Visiting address Sunnaas Rehabilitation Hospital 1450 Nesoddtangen Bjørnemyrvn 11
Postal address Sunnaas Rehabilitation Hospital Bjørnemyrvn 11 1450 Nesoddtangen

Academic Interests

Clinical neuropsychology

Clinical neuroscience

Traumatic Brain Injury

Cognitive Rehabilitation

Executive deficit

The neural substrate of consciousness/disorders of consciousness following severe acquired brain injury

Electrophysiological methods in the study of cognition (Event Related Potentials)


PSYC2201 Nevrobiologi, genetikk og nevroanatomi

PSYC6300 Praktikum

Higher education and employment history

Cand. psychol, UiO, 2000

Sunnaas Rehabilitation Hospital, psychologist, 2000 -

Specialist in Clinical Neuropsychology, 2005

PhD, 2012

Part time position Assistant Professor II, PSI, UiO,  2013 →


  • President Norwegian Neuropsychological Society, 2012 →


Collaborates with relevant research groups within the field of neuropsycholy in Europe and USA.

Tags: Cognitive psychology, Neuroscience, Neuropsychology


  • Geard, Anne; Kirkevold, Marit; Løvstad, Marianne & Schanke, Anne-Kristine (2018). Exploring narratives of resilience among seven males living with spinal cord injury: A qualitative study. BMC Psychology.  ISSN 2050-7283.  6(1) . doi: 10.1186/s40359-017-0211-2
  • Egeland, Jens; Løvstad, Marianne; Norup, Anne; Nybo, Taina; Persson, Bengt A.; Rivera, Diego Fernando; Schanke, Anne-Kristine; Sigurdardottir, Solrun & Arango-Lasprilla, Juan Carlos (2017). Questionnaire Use Among Nordic Neuropsychologists: Shift From Assessing Personality to Checking Ecological Validity of Neuropsychological Assessments?. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice.  ISSN 0735-7028.  48(4), s 227- 235 . doi: 10.1037/pro0000119
  • Hauger, Solveig Lægreid; Olafsen, Kjell; Schnakers, Caroline; Andelic, Nada; Nilsen, Kristian Bernhard; Helseth, Eirik; Funderud, Ingrid; Andersson, Stein; Schanke, Anne-Kristine & Løvstad, Marianne (2017). Cognitive event-related potentials during the sub-acute phase of severe traumatic brain injury and their relationship to outcome. Journal of Neurotrauma.  ISSN 0897-7151.  34(22), s 3124- 3133 . doi: 10.1089/neu.2017.5062 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Howe, Emilie; Langlo, Knut-Petter; TERJESEN, Hans Christoffer Aargaard; Røe, Cecilie; Schanke, Anne-Kristine; Søberg, Helene L.; Sveen, Unni; Aas, Eline; Enehaug, Heidi; Alves, Daniele Evelin; Klethagen, Pål; Sagstad, Kjesti; Moen, Christine m; Torsteinsbrend, K; Linnestad, Anne-Margrethe; Nordenmark, Tonje Haug; Rismyhr, BS; Wangen, Grete; Lu, Juan; Ponsford, Jennie; Twamley, E; Ugelstad, Helene; SPJELKAVIK, Øystein; Løvstad, Marianne & Andelic, Nada (2017). Combined cognitive and vocational interventions after mild to moderate traumatic brain injury: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.. Trials.  ISSN 1745-6215.  18(483), s 1- 11 . doi: 10.1186/s13063-017-2218-7
  • Norup, Anne; Egeland, Jens; Løvstad, Marianne; Nybo, Taina; Persson, Bengt A.; Rivera, Diego Fernando; Schanke, Anne-Kristine; Sigurdardottir, Solrun & Arango-Lasprilla, Juan Carlos (2017). Education, training, and practice among nordic neuropsychologists. Results from a professional practices survey. The Clinical Neuropsychologist.  ISSN 1385-4046.  31, s 20- 41 . doi: 10.1080/13854046.2017.1291857
  • Stubberud, Jan; Edvardsen, Espen Madsen; Schanke, Anne-Kristine; Lerdal, Anners; Kjeverud, Anita; Schillinger, Andreas & Løvstad, Marianne (2017). Description of a multifaceted intervention programme for fatigue after acquired brain injury: a pilot study. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation.  ISSN 0960-2011.  s 1- 23 . doi: 10.1080/09602011.2017.1344132 Show summary
  • Tornås, Sveinung; Stubberud, Jan; Solbakk, Anne-Kristin; Evans, Jonathan; Schanke, Anne-Kristine & Løvstad, Marianne (2017). Moderators, mediators and nonspecific predictors of outcome after cognitive rehabilitation of executive functions in a randomised controlled trial. Neuropsychological Rehabilitation.  ISSN 0960-2011. . doi: 10.1080/09602011.2017.1338587

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  • Langhammer, Birgitta; Lund, Anne; Sveen, Unni; Sergeeva, Angelina; Emaus, Aina & Løvstad, Marianne (2017). Hvor plastisk er egentlig menneskehjernen? Hvor plastisk er egentlig menneskehjernen? Hvor plastisk er egentlig menneskehjernen?. Fysioterapeuten.  ISSN 0016-3384.  5, s 24- 27
  • Langhammer, Birgitta; Sveen, Unni; Lund, Anne; Sergeeva, Angelina; Emaus, Aina & Løvstad, Marianne (2017). Hvor plastisk er egentlig menneskehjernen?. Fysioterapeuten.  ISSN 0016-3384.  (5), s 24- 27
  • Løvstad, Marianne; Ugelstad, Helene; Spjelkavik, Øystein; Røe, Cecilie; Schanke, Anne-Kristine; Terjesen Aargaard, Hans Christoffer; Enehaug, Heidi; Paaske, Jeppe Johan; Howe, Emilie & Andelic, Nada (2017). The effect evaluation of combined cognitive and vocational interventions after mild-to-moderate traumatic brain injury: A randomized controlled trial and qualitative process evaluation—presentation of a study protocol. Brain Injury.  ISSN 0269-9052.  31:(6-7) . doi: 10.1080/02699052.2017.1312145

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Published Mar. 12, 2013 12:47 PM - Last modified Aug. 6, 2013 3:01 PM


  • Cognitive rehabilitation of executive dysfunction – Goal Management Training in patients with acquired brain injury
  • Electrophysiological correlates of residual cognition in disorders of consciousness - a study exploring the prognostic and diagnostic value of Event Related Potentials in vegetative and minimally conscious patients following acquired brain injury