War trauma


In Press

Ovuga, E., Oboke, H., Abio, A., Ocaka, F. K., Sodeman, M. & Elklit, A. Impact of mental health training on the mental well-being of lay counselors in Northern Uganda. Jacobs Journal of Community Medicine, in press.

2018

León, B.P., Andersen, S.B., Karstoft, K-I., & Elklit, A. (2018). Sensation Seeking as a Predictor of Psychopathology in Danish Soldiers Deployed to Afghanistan. Military Psychology, 30(5), 381-389. Doi:10.1080/08995605.2018.1478544

León, B. P., Andersen, S. B., Karstoft, K-I., & Elklit, A. (2018): Pre-deployment Dissociation and Personality as Risk Factors for Post-deployment Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in Danish Soldiers Deployed to Afghanistan. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 9(1). Doi: 10.1080/20008198.2018.1443672

2017

Amone-P’Olak, K., Dokkedahl, S. & Elklit, A.(2017): Post-traumatic Stress Disorder among child perpetrators and victims of violence from the Northern Uganda civil war: Findings from the WAYS study. Journal of Psychology in Africa, 27(3), 235-242. Doi: 10.1080/14330237.2017.1321849

Jørgensen, S., Auning-Hansen, M. & Elklit, A. (2017): Can disability predict treatment outcome among traumatized refugees? Torture, 27(2). Doi: 10.7146/torture.v27i2.97208

Murphy, S., Elklit, A., Dokkedahl, S. B., & Shevlin, M. (2017). Anger, Guilt and Shame as Mediators in the Relationship Between war Experiences and PTSD: Testing the Moderating Role of Child Soldier Status. Journal of Child & Adolescent Trauma, 10(4), 323-331. Doi: 10.1007/s40653-016-0124-x

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,10(3), 282-289. Doi: 10.1037/tra0000295

2016

Sonne, C., Carlsson, J., Bech, P.,Elklit, A. & Mortensen, E. L. (2016). Treatment of trauma-affected refugees with venlafaxine versus sertraline combined with psychotherapy - a randomised study. BMC Psychiatry, 16(1).Doi:10.1186/s12888-016-1081-5

Vindbjerg, E., Carlsson, J., Mortensen, E. L., Elklit, A. &Makransky, G. (2016). The latent structure of post-traumatic stress disorder among Arabic-speaking refugees receiving psychiatric treatment in Denmark. BMC Psychiatry, 16(1), 309.Doi: 10.1186/s12888-016-0936-0

Palic, S., Zerach, G., Shevlin, M., Zeligman, Z., Elklit, A.&Solomon, Z. (2016). Evidence of complex posttraumatic stress disorder (CPTSD) across populations with prolonged trauma of varying interpersonal intensity and ages of exposure. Psychiatry Research, 246, 692-669. Doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2016.10.062

Sonne, C. K., Mortensen, E. L., Carlsson, J., Bech, P., Elklit, A., & Vindbjerg, E. (2016). Psychosocial predictors of treatment outcome for trauma-affected refugees. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 7(1), 1-11. Doi:10.3402/ejpt.v7.30907

2015

Palic, S., Carlsson, J., Armour, C. & Elklit, A. (2015). Assessment of dissociation in Bosnian treatment-seeking refugees in Denmark. Nordic Journal of Psychiatry,69, 301-314. Doi: 10.3109/08039488.2014.977344

2014

Palic, S., Kappel, M.L., Nielsen, M.S., Carlsson, J., & Bech, P. (2014). Comparison of psychiatric disability on the health of nation outcome scales (HoNOS) in resettled traumatized refugee outpatients and Danish inpatients. BMC Psychiatry, 14(1). Doi: 10.1186/s12888-014-0330-8

Palic S., Carlsson J., Armour C. & Elklit A. (2014). Assessment of dissociation in Bosnian treatmentseeking refugees in Denmark. Nordic Journal of Psychiatry, 69(4), 307-314. Doi : 10.3109/08039488.2014.977344.

Palic, S. & Elklit, A. (2014). Personality Dysfunction and Complex Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Among Chronically Traumatized Bosnian Refugees. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 202(2), 111-118. Doi:10.1097/NMD.0000000000000079.

2013

Palic, S. (2013). Measurement and Documentation of Complex PTSD in Treatment Seeking Traumatized Refugees. Ph.d. afhandling, Syddansk Universitet.

Holmgård, C., Yannakakis, G. N., Karstoft, K-I. & Andersen, H. S. (2013). Stress Detection for PTSD via the Startle Mart Game. Humane Association Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction (ACII), Geneva, 2-5 Sept. 2013, 523-528. Doi: 10.1109/ACII.2013.92.

Karstoft, K-I. & Elklit, A. (2013). Spilbaseret behandling af veteraner med PTSD - en manual til individuel kognitiv behandling med spilbaseret eksponering. Odense: Center for Psykotraumatologi, Syddansk Universitet. Pp. 1-24.

2012

Elklit. A., Østergård, K.K., Lasgaard, M. & Palic, S. (2012).Social Support, Coping and Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms in Young Refugees. Torture, 22 (1), 11-23.

2011

Karstoft, K-I. (2011). Uledsagede Afghanske Flygtningebørn. Videnscenter for Psykotraumatologi.

Karstoft, KI. (2011). Børn uden ledsager. Psykolog Nyt 10: 20-21.

Karstoft, K-I. (2011). Uledsagede (Afghanske)flygtningebørn. Konferencepræsentation:Videnscenter for Psykotraumatologi.

2010

Palic, S. & Elklit, A. (2010). Psychosocial treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder in adult refugees: a systematic review of prospective treatment outcome studies and a critique. Journal of Affective Disorders, 131: 8-23.

 

2009

Palic, S., & Elklit, A. (2009). An explorative outcome study of CBT-based multidisciplinary treatment in adiverse group of refugees from a Danish treatment centre for rehabilitation of traumatized refugees. Torture, 19(3), 248-70.

Schwarz-Nielsen, K. H. & Elklit, A.(2009). An evaluation of the mental status of rejected asylum seekers in two Danish asylum centers. Torture, 19 (1), 51-59.

2006

Elklit, A. (2006). Psychological Assessment and Diagnosing of Traumatized Refugees. Århus: Psykologisk Institut, Aarhus Universitet.

 

2004

Dekel, R., Solomon, Z., Elklit, A., Ginsburg, K. (2004). World Assumptions and Combat-Related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Journal of Social Psychology, 144 (4), 407-420. Doi:10.3200/SOCP.144.4.407-420

 

2003

Holmgren, H., Søndergård, H., & Elklit, A. (2003). Stress and coping in traumatized interpreters – a pilot study of refugee interpreters working for a humanitarian organization. Intervention, 1 (3), 22-27.

Elklit, A. & Einarsdóttir, T. (2003). PTSD og sociale problemer hos torturerede flygtninge i Danmark. Psykolog Nyt, 57 (8), 22-25.

 

2001

Stæhr, M. & Elklit, A. (2001). Psykoedukation – en effektundersøgelse af et program for flygtningebørn. København: Dansk Røde Kors og Psykologisk Institut, Aarhus Universitet.

Elklit, A. (2001). Psykoedukation med flygtninge. Psykologisk Pædagogisk Rådgivning, 38, (5), 349-364.

Elklit, A. (2001). Psykoedukation med flygtninge – en ny arbejdsform. Psykologisk Pædagogisk Rådgivning, 38, (5), 327-329.

Elklit, A. (2001). Psykoedukation – 5 aktørgruppers evaluering af et program til forebyggelse af alvorlige psykiske skader hos børn og unge fra Kosovo. Psykologisk Pædagogisk Rådgivning, 38 (5), 365-390 .

Elklit, A. (2001). Psycho-education with refugee children. Torture, 11, (3), 68-74.

Abdalla, K & Elklit, A. (2001). En landsdækkende screeningundersøgelse af flygtningebørn fra Kosovo. Psykologisk Pædagogisk Rådgivning, 38, (5), 339-348.

Elklit, A. (2001). Psykologisk undersøgelse og diagnostik af traumatiserede flygtninge. Psykologisk Pædagogisk Rådgivning, 38, (5), 331-338.

Abdalla, K. & Elklit, A. (2001). A Nationwide Screening Survey of Refugee Children from Kosovo. Torture, 11, 45-49.

 

1998

Elklit, A. (1998). UN-soldiers serving in peacekeeping missions. A review of the psychological aftereffects. International Review of the Armed Forces Medical Servicies, 71, (7/8/9), 197-208.

Elklit, A., Nørregaard, J. & Tibor, B. (1998). Forekomst og art af traumatiserende begivenheder hos unge bosniske flygtninge i Danmark. Ugeskrift for læger, 160 (29), 4310-4314.

 

1997

Elklit, A., Nørregaard, J., Tibor, B. (1997). Traumatisering hos unge bosniske flygtninge i Danmark. Psykologisk Pædagogisk Rådgivning, 34, 3-18.

 

1996

Knudsen, H., Elklit, A. (1996). Danske FN-soldater i Kroatien. Psykolog Nyt, 50 (4), 3-6.

 

1995

Elklit, A., Knudsen, H. (1995). Danske FN-soldater i fredsbevarende mission - belastninger og efterreaktioner. Psykologisk Skriftserie, 20, (5), 1-114.




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