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Silje-Håvard Bolstad

PhD Research Fellow

Assistant professor, specialist in clinical psychology, specialist in clinical sexology NACS

C5139 ( Jon Lilletuns vei 9, Grimstad )

Research interests

PhD project: Mental health among transgender people in Norway.

Gender, health and citizenship (KHOM)

Trans Health and Citizenship: International comparisons

Courses and teaching

Coordinator for the sexology education program at the University of Agder.

Selected publications

Bolstad, S.-H. (2019). ICD-11: Helse til alle kjønn. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. (ICD-11: Health for all genders.)

Bolstad, S.-H. (2018). Fra ICD-10 til ICD-11: Kliniske implikasjoner ved endring av diagnoser for kjønnsidentitet. Spesialistoppgave i klinisk voksenpsykologi. (Clinical implications of the revision of diagnoses related to gender identity.)

Bolstad, S.-H. (2012). Transpersoners forhold til ”å passere”. En kvalitativ intervjustudie. Hovedoppgave i psykologi, Universitetet i Tromsø. (Transgender people's thoughts and feelings about the concept of "passing". A qualitative interview study.)

Scientific publications

  • Benestad, Esben Esther Pirelli; Pop, Maria Lucia; Valerio, Paolo; Barrientos, Jamie; Bolstad, Silje-Håvard; Giami, Alain (2021). The importance of self designation of gender identity in research, care and advocacy.

Research groups

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