Sophie Seychelle Havighurst

Associate Professor - Department of Psychology
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Visiting address Forskningsveien 3A Harald Schjelderups hus 0373 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1094 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic interests

  • Emotional development in children and adolescents

  • Parenting and parenting interventions

  • Emotion socialisation

  • Child and adolescent mental health

  • Prevention and early intervention

Projects

  • Norwegian Tuning in to Kids: A community effectiveness trial with parents of 4-year-old kindergarten children

  • Tuning in to Kids: Comparing three methods of delivery of an emotion-focused parenting program for parents of 3 -10-year-old children with behaviour problems

  • Tuning in to Teens Whole School Approach: An efficacy study investigating a universally offered emotion-focused intervention targeting students, parents and teachers.

  • Tuning in to Toddlers: A randomised controlled trial of a program for parents of toddlers.

  • Tuning in to Teens: A randomised controlled trial of a program for parents of adolescents

Background

  • 2018 →      Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Oslo

  • 2003-2017 Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, University of Melbourne, Australia

  • 2016          Visiting Research Fellow, Department of Psychology, University of Oslo

  • 2004-2017 Child Clinical Psychologist, Private Practice

  • 2000-2007 Child Clinical Psychologist, Children’s Court, Department of Justice, Melbourne

  • 1999-2003 PhD, Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne

Education
Ph.D. Psychology University of Melbourne, Australia 1999-2003
Diploma in Clinical Psychilogy University of Canterbury, NZ 1995-1997
BA Honours in Psychology University of Canterbury, NZ 1994
BA Psychology/ Political Science University of Canterbury, NZ 1991-1993

Awards and Grants

Havighurst, Thomas, Allen, Power (2015-2017). Tuning in to Toddlers (TOTS): A randomised controlled trial of a program for parents of toddlers. Australian Rotary Health.

Havighurst, Allen, Yap, Hayes (2014-2016). Tuning in to Teens: The prevention of mental health difficulties in adolescents using an emotion- focussed parenting program. Australian Rotary Health.

Havighurst, S.S., & Harley, A.E. (2011). Tuning in to Kids Translations. University of Melbourne Engagement Award.

Havighurst, Frankling, Stargatt (2009-2010). Preventing conduct disorders: The Austin CASEA evaluation of an early intervention service for children with behaviour problems. Australian Rotary Health.

Havighurst, Sanson, Wilson (2008-2010). Tuning in to Kids - A community treatment effectiveness trial of an early intervention parenting program for preventing emotional and behavioural difficulties in preschool children. Financial Markets Foundation for Children.

Havighurst, Prior, Sanson, Efron (2006-2008). Building preschooler's emotional competence: Evaluating an early intervention for children with behaviour problems. Australian Rotary Health.

Havighurst, Prior, Sanson. (2006-2008) Building preschooler's emotional competence: Evaluating an early intervention for preventing behaviour problems. Financial Markets Foundation for Children.

Havighurst, Wilson, Prior, Sanson, Efron, Harley (2006-2008). Building preschooler's emotional competence: Evaluating an early intervention for preventing behaviour problems in a clinical sample. William Buckland Foundation.

Tags: Developmental psychology

Publications

  • Havighurst, Sophie Seychelle; Kehoe, Christiane E; Harley, Ann E; Johnson, Ameika M; Allen, Nicholas B. & Thomas, Rae L (2019). Tuning in to toddlers: Research protocol and recruitment for evaluation of an emotion socialization program for parents of toddlers. Frontiers in Psychology.  ISSN 1664-1078.  10(MAY) . doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.01054
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