Seksuelle overgreb


 In Press


Shevlin, M., Murphy, S., Elklit, A., Murphy, J. & Hyland, P.: Typologies of child sexual abuse: An analysis of multiple abuse acts among a large sample of Danish treatment-seeking survivors of childhood sexual abuse. Psychological Trauma, in press.


Hyland, P., Murphy, J., Shevlin, M., Carey, S., Vallieres, F. & Elklit, A. (2018): Correlates of a General Psychopathology Factor within a Clinical Sample of Childhood Sexual Abuse Survivors. Journal of Affective Disorders. In press.




Beck Hansen, N. (2017). Reported rape: An investigation of attrition in a sample of reported rapes within a Danish police district. Print & Sign, Syddansk Universitet.


Amone-P’Olak, K., Elklit, A. & Dokkedahl, S. (2017): PTSD, Mental Illness, and Care Among Survivors of Sexual Violence in Northern Uganda: Findings from the WAYS study. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy. Doi: 10.1037/tra0000295


Hansen, N.B, Hansen, M., Nielsen, L.H., Bramsen, R.H., Elklit, A. & Campbell, R.(2017): Reported rape crimes: Are victims’ acute psychological distress and perceived social support associated with police case decision and victim unwillingness to participate in the investigation? Violence against Women. Doi: 10.1177/1077801217710002


 Fletcher, S., Elklit, A., Shevlin, M. & Armour, C. (2017): Predicting Time Spent in Treatment in a Sample of Danish Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse, Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, vol. 26, 5, DOI: 10.1080/10538712.2017.1316336


 Hansen, N.B., Hansen, M., Nielsen, L.H. & Elklit, A. (2017) Positive or negative change in outlook on life following sexual assault and associations to PTSD severity. Sexual and Relationship Therapy, 32:1, 36-45, DOI: 10.1080/14681994.2016.1169266




 Lahav, T. & Eklit, A. (2016). The cycle of healing - dissociation and attachement during treatment of CSA survivors. Child abuse and neglect. Doi: 0145-2134


McElroy, E., Shevlin, M., Elklit, A., Hyland, P. Murphy, S. & Murphy, J. (2016). Prevalence and predictors of Axis I disorders in a large sample of treatment-seeking victims of sexual abuse and incest. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 7. DOI: 10.3402/ejpt.v7.30686


Nielsen, L. H., Hansen, M., Elklit, A. & Bramsen, R. H. (2016). Sexual Assault Victims Participating in Research: Causing Harm When Trying to Help? Archives of Psychiatric Nursing.


Hansen, N. B., Hansen, M., Nielsen, L. H. & Elklit, A. (2016). Positive or negative change in Outlook on life following sexual assualt and association to PTSD severity. Sexual and Relationship Therapy. DOI: 10.1080/14681994.2016.1169266


Hyland, P., Shevlin, M., Hansen, M., Vallières, F. Murphy, J. & Elklit, A. (2016). The Temporal Relations of PTSD Symptoms Among Treatment-Seeking Victims of SexualAssault: A Longitudinal Study. Journal of Loss and Trauma. DOI:10.1080/15325024.2015.1117933


Murphy, S., Elklit, A., Hyland, P. & Shevlin, M. (2016). Insecure Attachment Orientations and Posttraumatic Stress in a Female Treatment-Seeking Sample of Survivors af Childhood Sexual Abuse: A Cross-Lagged Panel Study.  Traumatology, 22 (48), p. 48-55


 Hyland, P., Shevlin, M., Hansen, M., Vallieres, F., Murphy, J., & Elklit, A. (2016). The temporal relations of PTSD symptoms among treatment-seeking victims of sexual assault? A longitudinal study. Journal of Loss & Trauma: International Perspectives on Stress & Coping.




Elklit, A. (2015). Treatment of Danish Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse - A Cohort Study. Behavioral Sciences, 5, 589-602. DOI: 10.3390/bs504089


Hansen, N. B., Nielsen, L. H., Bramsen, R. H., Ingemann-Hansen, O. & Elklit, A. (2015). Attrition in Danish rape reported crimes. J Police Crim Psych, 30, 221-228. DOI: 10.1007/s11896-014-9159-9




Nielsen, L. H., Hansen, N. B., Elklit, A. (2014). Service Utilization and Satisfaction with Service Providers in Help-Seeking Victims of Rape and Sexual Assault. US-China Law Review, 11(9), 105.


Shevlin, M., Hyland, P. & Elklit, A. (2014). Different Profiles of Acute Stress Disorder Differentially Predict Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in a Large Sample of Female Victims of Sexual Trauma. Personality Assessment. Advance online publication


Elklit, A., Christiansen, D. M., Palic, S., Karsberg, S., & Eriksen, S. B. (2014). Impact of Traumatic Events on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder among Danish Survivors of Sexual Abuse in Childhood. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 23(8), 918-934. DOI: 10.1080/10538712.2014.964440


Elklit, A. (2014). Treatment of Danish Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse – a Cohort Study. Behavioral Sciences, 4, xx, doi:10.3390/bs40x000x


Hansen, N. B., Nielsen, L. H., Bramsen, R., Ingemann-Hansen, O. & Elklit, A. (2014). Attrition in Danish rape reported crimes. Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology. DOI 10.1007/s11896-014-9159-9


Karstoft, K-I., Beck, N., Eriksen, S. B., & Elklit, A. (2014). Senfølger & behandling af seksuelt misbrug i barndommen. Odense: Videnscenter for Psykotraumatologi, Syddansk Universitet, pp 1-73.


Armour, C., Elklit, A., Lauterbach, D., & Elhai, J. D. (2014). The DSM-5 dissociative-PTSD subtype: Can levels of depression, anxiety, hostility, and sleeping difficulties differentiate between dissociative-PTSD and PTSD in rape victims? Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 28, 418–426.


Bramsen, R. H., Lasgaard, M., Koss, M. P., Elklit, A., Banner, J. (2014). Investigating the Effect of Child Maltreatment on Adolescent Peer-on-Peer Sexual Aggression: Testing a Multiple Mediator Model in a Non-incarcerated sample of Danish Adolescents. European Journal of Psychotraumatology 5: 10.3402/ejpt.v5.24533.




Bramsen, R.H. (2013). En systematisk kortlægning af programmer/metoder til forebyggelse af seksuelle overgreb blandt unge. Glostrup: Det Kriminal Præventive Råd. pp. 1-86. 


Elklit, A. & Shevlin, M. (2013). Sexual Victimization and Anxiety and Mood Disorders: A Case Control Study Based on the Danish Registry System. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, 30: 119-124. Doi: doi.10.1017/ipm.2013.9


Elklit, A. & Christiansen, D.M. (2013).Risk Factors for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Female Help-Seeking Victims of Sexual Assault. Violence and Victims, 28 (3): 552-568.


Bramsen, R.H., Lasgaard, M., Koss, M.P., Shevlin, M., Elklit, A., & Banner, J. (2013). Testing a Multiple Mediator Model of the Effect of Childhood Sexual Abuse on Adolescent Sexual Victimization. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 83: 47-54. Doi: 10.1111/ajop.12011.




Bramsen, R.H., Lasgaard, M., Koss, M.P., Elklit, A., & Banner, J. (2012). Adolescent sexual victimization: A prospective study on risk factors for first time sexual assault. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 21: 521-526.


Karstoft, KI., Beck, N. & Elklit, A. (2012). Senfølger og behandling af seksuelt misbrug i barndommen. Odense: Center for Psykotraumatologi, Syddansk Universitet. pp 1-58.


Bramsen, R. H. (2012). Seksuel vold blandt unge: En systematisk tilgang til primær forebyggelse Glostrup: Det Kriminalpræventive Råd, pp 1-59.  


Armour, C., Shevlin, M., Elklit, A., Mroczek, D. (2012) A Latent Growth Mixture Modelling Approach to PTSD Symptoms in Rape Victims. Traumatology 18, (1): 20-28.

Christiansen, D., Bak, R. & Elklit, A. (2012). Secondary victims of rape. Violence and Victims, 27: 246-262




Elklit, A. (2011). Visions, experiences, problems: a decade with the Sexual Assault Centre in Aarhus. 

Armour, C., Shevlin, M., Elklit, A. & Mroczek, D. (2011). A Latent Growth Mixture Modeling Approach to PTSD Symptoms in Rape Victims. Traumatology, 1-9.




Armour, Cherie ; Shevlin, M. ; Elklit, Ask ; Mroczek, D. (2010). PTSD symptom trajectories in Rape victims. Mental Well-Being Conference, Sydney.


Elklit, A. & Shevlin, M. (2011) Female Sexual Victimization Predicts Psychosis: A Case-Control Study Based on the Danish Registry System. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 37: 1305-1310, 2011. Doi:10.1093/schbul/sbq048. 


Elklit, A. & Shevlin, M. (2010). General Practice Utilization After Sexual Victimisation: A Case Control Study. Women Against Violence, 16 (3): 280-290. 

Elklit, A. & Christiansen, D. (2010). ASD and PTSD in rape victims. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 25: 1470-1488.


Charak, R. (2010). Childhood under Threat: Effect of Child Sexual Abuse on Mental Health. PsyInsight, 1(5), 36-37.



Elklit, A. (2009). Traumatic Stress and Psychological Adjustment in Treatment-seeking Women Sexually Abused in Childhood: a Follow-up. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology, 50(3): 251-257.


Elklit, A. & Shevlin, M. (2009). Family structure as a risk factor for sexual victimization. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 39: 1375-1379.


Elklit, A., Due, L. & Chistiansen, D.M. (2009) Predictors of acute stress symptoms in rape victims. Traumatology, 15 (2): 38-45.


Bramsen, R.H., Elklit, A., Nielsen, L.H. (2009). A Danish model for treating victims of rape and sexual assault: The multidisciplinary public approach. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma 18: 886-905.


Elklit, A., Shevlin, M. (2009). Sexual victimization as a risk factor for residential instability: a case-control study using the Danish registry system. Public Health 123, (7): 502-5.


Elklit, A. (2009). Rape victims - vulnerabilities, diagnosis, prognosis, and multidisciplinary treatment response. Abstract from 3. EWOTS , Warsaw, Polen.


Parding, S. & Elklit, A. (Eds.): Et nej er et nej! Århus: Center for Voldtægtsofre 2009 (1-155).



Ingemann-Hansen, O.I., Elklit, A., Sabroe, S., Vesterby, A., & Brink, O. (2009). Chronic posttraumatic stress in victims of sexual violence. Scandinavian Journal of Forensic Science, 14 (2), 54-58.


Elklit, A., Due, L., Christiansen, D.M. (2008) Predictors of acute stress symptoms in rape victims. Traumatology, 15 (2), 38-45. 


Elklit, A. & Shevlin, M. (2008). Post-rape health care use: A case-control study. The First International Conference on Survivors of Rape - a Multidisciplinary Approach. Abstract Book. Center for Voldtægtsofre, Århus Universitetshospital, Århus Sygehus, s. 32. 




Hansen, O. I., Vesterby, A., Elklit, A., Brink, O., Knudsen, M. (2006) The Western Danish Sexual Assault Center. Abstract from 8th World Conference on Injury Prevention & Safety Promotion, Durban, Sydafrika.




Elklit, A. (2005). Traumatic stress and psychological adjustment among Danish women sexually abused in childhood. Psychotraumatology: Abstract Book: The   9th European Conference on Traumatic Stress.



Nielsen, R. H., Pedersen, G. G., & Elklit, A. (2003). En undersøgelse af hjælpebehov og krisestyring hos de skjulte ofre efter en voldtægt. Årsberetning fra Center for Voldtægtsofre, Aarhus Amtssygehus. Center for Voldtægtsofre; Århus Universitetshospital. 2004, 41-61. 

Elklit, A. & Knudsen, M. (2003): Undersøgelse af en klientårgang. Årsberetning fra Center for Voldtægtsofre, Aarhus Amtssygehus. Center for Voldtægtsofre, Århus Universitetshospital: 33-40.

Elklit, A., Magnusdóttir, M., & Knudsen, M. (2003). Efter en voldtægt - hvordan klarer danske voldtægtsofre sig? Psykolog Nyt, 57 (21): 3-11 

Elklit, A. & Øxenberg, A. (2003). Voksne ofre for incest. Psykolog Nyt, 57 (6), 6-11.


Elklit, A. (2003). A study of adult childhood sexual abuse victims seeking treatment. European Psychotherapy.



Elklit, A. (2002). Følger af incest – en beskrivelse af en gruppe incestofre i behandling. Odense: Incestcenter, Fyn. 1-29.

Elklit, A. (2002). Attitudes Toward Rape Victims. Journal of Scandinavian Studies in Criminology and Crime Prevention, 3 (1): 73-83.

Elklit, A. (2002). Omfang af seksuelle krænkelser og følger heraf blandt danske unge i relation til anden viktimisering og familiestatus. Årsberetning fra Center for Voldtægtsofre, Aarhus Amtssygehus: 29-30. 

Elklit, A.: Holdninger til voldtægtsofre. (2002). Årsberetning fra Center for Voldtægtsofre, Aarhus Amtssygehus: 27-28.



Elklit; A. (red.) (2001). Voldtægt.



Elklit, A. & Knudsen, M.: Psykiske følger af voldtægt. I Brink, O. (Red.) Håndbog for fagpersoner i kontakt med voldtægtsofre. Århus: Center for Voldtægtsofre, 2000, 63-90.

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