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Siri Håvås Haugland

Head of Department

Head of department

C5135 ( Jon Lilletuns vei 9, Grimstad )

Siri Håvås Haugland has a masters degree in social work, and a PhD in public health and general practice from the Norwegian University of science and technology (NTNU). Her PhD-thesis from 2014 was  "HAZARDOUS ALCOHOL USE ACROSS GENERATIONS. Parental and offspring hazardous alcohol use in the Nord Trøndelag Health Study».

Siri has worked within the drug and alcohol field since 1996, primarily at a regional resource center for drug and alchol research, treatment and prevention. She has also workexperience from project management, planning and clinical work with young substance users. In august 2014 the started working at the University of Agder as an associate professor at the Department of psycosocial health, and from january 2016 as the head of department.

Research interests

  • parental alcohol use and psychosocial health among offspring
  • alcohol's harm to others
  • parenting and psychosocial health
  • public health, population data, registry data
  • young people not in education, employment or training (NEET) and psychosocial health, physical health, and services
  • mental health among adolescents
  • adverse childhood experiences, health, social factors, social inequalities in health

Academic interests

Epidmiology, substance use, family, pparental alcohol use, health, living conditions and living habits among marginalized groups, substance use among adolecents, adverse childhood experiences

Scientific publications

  • Haugland, Siri H.; Dovran, Anders; Albæk, Ane Ugland; Sivertsen, Børge (2021). Adverse Childhood Experiences Among 28,047 Norwegian Adults From a General Population. Frontiers In Public Health. ISSN: 2296-2565. 9doi:10.3389/fpubh.2021.711344.
  • Vederhus, John-Kåre; Timko, Christine; Haugland, Siri Håvås (2021). Adverse childhood experiences and impact on quality of life in adulthood: development and validation of a short difficult childhood questionnaire in a large population-based health survey. Quality of Life Research. ISSN: 0962-9343. 30s 1769 - 1778. doi:10.1007/s11136-021-02761-0.
  • Haugland, Siri Håvås; Carvalho, Barbara; Stea, Tonje Holte; Strandheim, Arve; Vederhus, John-Kåre (2021). Associations between parental alcohol problems in childhood and adversities during childhood and later adulthood: a cross-sectional study of 28047 adults from the general population. Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy. ISSN: 1747-597X. 16doi:10.1186/s13011-021-00384-9.
  • Kleppang, Annette Løvheim; Haugland, Siri Håvås; Bakken, Anders; Stea, Tonje Holte (2021). Lifestyle habits and depressive symptoms in Norwegian adolescents: a national cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health. ISSN: 1471-2458. 21doi:10.1186/s12889-021-10846-1.
  • Kleppang, Annette Løvheim; Ridder, Karin de; Haugland, Siri Håvås; Stea, Tonje Holte (2021). Physical activity, sugar‑sweetened beverages, whole grain bread and insomnia among adolescents and psychological distress in adulthood: prospective data from the population‑based HUNT study. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. ISSN: 1479-5868. 18s 1 - 11. doi:10.1186/s12966-021-01215-7.
  • Haugland, Siri Håvås; Elgan, Tobias (2021). Prevalence of Parental Alcohol Problems among a General Population Sample of 28,047 Norwegian Adults: Evidence for a Socioeconomic Gradient. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH). ISSN: 1661-7827. 18 (10). doi:10.3390/ijerph18105412.
  • Lund, Janne; Madsen, Ole Jacob; Haugland, Siri Håvås (2021). Å gjøre "det som er liksom planen da" – en kvalitativ intervjustudie av skolestress blant unge jenter som et strukturelt problem. Nordisk tidsskrift for pedagogikk og kritikk. ISSN: 2387-5739. 7s 255 - 268. doi:10.23865/ntpk.v7.2801.
  • Haugland, Siri Håvås; Coombes, Lindsey; Strandheim, Arve (2020). Parental alcohol intoxication and adverse health outcomes among offspring. A 4-year follow up HUNT study among 2399 Norwegian adolescents. Preventive Medicine Reports. ISSN: 2211-3355. 20doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2020.101170.
  • Haugland, Siri Håvås; Coombes, Lindsey; Strandheim, Arve (2019). Are Sexually Offensive or Violent Experiences More Common among Adolescents Exposed to Parental Alcohol Intoxication?. Child Abuse Review http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1002/%28ISSN%291099-0852. ISSN: 0952-9136. 28 (5). s 366 - 380. doi:10.1002/car.2583.
  • Haugland, Siri Håvås; Coombes, Lindsey; Stea, Tonje Holte (2019). Associations between parenting and substance use, meal pattern and food choices: A cross-sectional survey of 13,269 Norwegian adolescents. Preventive Medicine Reports. ISSN: 2211-3355. 14doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2019.100862.
  • Stea, Tonje Holte; Ridder, Karin de; Haugland, Siri Håvås (2019). Comparison of risk-behaviors among young people who are not in education, employment or training (NEET) versus high school students. A cross-sectional study. Norsk Epidemiologi. ISSN: 0803-2491. 28 (1/2). s 39 - 47. doi:10.5324/nje.v28i1-2.3049.
  • Stea, Tonje Holte; Abildsnes, Eirik; Strandheim, Arve; Haugland, Siri Håvås (2019). Do young people who are not in education, employment or training (NEET) have more health problems than their peers? A cross-sectional study among Norwegian adolescents. Norsk Epidemiologi. ISSN: 0803-2491. 28 (1-2). s 89 - 95. doi:10.5324/nje.v28i1-2.3055.
  • Bachke, Carl Christian; Haugland, Siri Håvås (2019). Mannlige vernepleiere og deres yrkesvalg. Tidsskrift for velferdsforskning. ISSN: 0809-2052. doi:10.18261/issn.2464-3076-2019-02-01.
  • Torstveit, Monica Klungland; Johansen, Bjørn Tore; Haugland, Siri Håvås; Stea, Tonje Holte (2018). Participation in organized sports is associated with decreased likelihood of unhealthy lifestyle habits in adolescents. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports. ISSN: 0905-7188. 28 (11). s 2384 - 2396. doi:10.1111/sms.13250.
  • Bratberg, Grete Helen; Wilsnack, Sharon C.; Wilsnack, Richard; Haugland, Siri Håvås; Krokstad, Steinar; Sund, Erik Reidar; Bjørngaard, Johan Håkon (2016). Gender differences and gender convergence in alcohol use over the past three decades (1984-2008), the HUNT Study, Norway. BMC Public Health. ISSN: 1471-2458. 16 (723). doi:10.1186/s12889-016-3384-3.
  • Haugland, Siri Håvås; Holmen, Turid Lingaas; Krokstad, Steinar; Sund, Erik Reidar; Bratberg, Grete Helen (2015). Intergenerational Hazardous Alcohol Use and Area Factors: The HUNT Study, Norway. Substance Use & Misuse. ISSN: 1082-6084. 50 (14). s 1753 - 1764. doi:10.3109/10826084.2015.1037396.
  • Haugland, Siri Håvås; Holmen, Turid Lingaas; Ravndal, Edle; Bratberg, Grete (2013). Parental alcohol misuse and hazardous drinking among offspring in a general teenage population: gender-specific findings from the Young-HUNT 3 study. BMC Public Health. ISSN: 1471-2458. 13 (1140). doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-1140.
  • Haugland, Siri Håvås; Strandheim, Arve; Bratberg, Grete Helen (2012). Er risikofylt rusmiddelbruk vanligere blant ungdom som har sett foreldrene beruset?. Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening. ISSN: 0029-2001. 132 (4). s 410 - 413. doi:10.4045/tidsskr.11.0623.

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