Martin Myhre

Martin Myhre
University of Oslo · National Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention (NSSF)

Master of Science

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Introduction
Interested in suicide prevention (especially in mental health and substance misuse services), behavior analysis, and treatment of emotional disorders. Currently working with a PhD project on suicide in substance use disorder services. Associated with the Norwegian Surveillance System for Suicide in Mental Health and Substance Misuse Services.
Additional affiliations
September 2016 - present
University of Oslo
Position
  • Researcher
January 2012 - present
Lovisenberg Diakonale Hospital
Position
  • Medical Professional
Education
January 2021 - December 2024
University of Oslo
Field of study
  • Medicine and Health Sciences
August 2012 - November 2014
Oslo Metropolitan University
Field of study
  • Behavior Analysis
August 2007 - June 2011
Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences
Field of study
  • Learning disability nursing/Vernepleier

Publications

Publications (43)
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Although many studies have reported no rise in suicides in the general population following the COVID-19 pandemic, little is known regarding mental health and substance misuse service patients, groups who have reportedly faced substantial reductions in their access to care during phases of lockdown. However, in this observational study using nation...
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Background Patients with alcohol use disorder (AUD) are at high risk for suicide attempts. Mental health problems along with AUD-related factors may contribute to this increased risk. Studies have shown sex differences in rates and correlates of suicide attempts. Aims The purpose of the study was to examine mental-health-related and AUD-related fa...
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Background Research has shown a strong association between suicide and mental disorders, and people in contact with services for mental health and substance use are known to be at high risk of suicide. Still, few studies have previously described suicide among young people in contact with Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services.AimThe aim of th...
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The Norwegian Surveillance System for Suicide in Mental Health and Substance Misuse Services (NoSS) systematically collects national data on suicide among people who have been in contact with secondary mental health- and substance misuse services in the 12 months preceding death. The NoSS is based on The National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide...
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Nasjonalt kartleggingssystem for selvmord i psykisk helsevern og tverrfaglig spesialisert rusbehandling (Kartleggingssystemet) ble implementert i mars 2019 på oppdrag fra Helsedirektoratet. Hensikten med Kartleggingssystemet er å sikre en løpende oversikt over alle selvmord under og inntil ett år etter kontakt med spesialisthelsetjenester for psyki...
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The Norwegian Surveillance System for Suicide in Mental Health and Substance Misuse Services was implemented at the end of March 2019, but the health trusts were asked to register all people who died in suicide back to January 2018 within 12 months after contact with their service. In this english summary of our Implementation-report, we present re...
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Nasjonalt kartleggingssystem for selvmord i psykisk helsevern og tverrfaglig spesialisert rusbehandling startet opp 28. mars 2019 etter en omfattende utviklings- og etableringsprosess. Denne rapporten beskriver implementeringen av Nasjonalt kartleggingssystem for selvmord i psykisk helsevern og tverrfaglig spesialisert rusbehandling. Rapporten er b...
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Objective Media reporting of celebrities’ deaths by suicide are prone to suicide contagion effects. The aim of the current study is to examine whether the widely publicized celebrity suicide of Ari Behn in Norway was associated with changes in search activity of suicide-related terms. Method Search activity data for the terms “suicide,” “Ari Behn...
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Selvskade er vanlig hos ungdommer, og er assosiert med psykiske helseproblemer og negative livshendelser.Denne artikkelen beskriver resultatene fra en ny studie om endringer i forekomsten av selvskade blant ungdomsskoleelever i Norge og diskuterer implikasjoner av funnene. To kryss-seksjonelle undersøkelser blant ungdommer i ungdomsskolen (8.–10. k...
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Background People with substance use disorders have a well-known increased risk for taking their own life. Previous research has mainly focused on suicide in mental health services, whereas there is limited knowledge regarding suicide after contact with substance misuse services. Aims The aim of the current study was to describe the utilisation of...
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Background People with substance use disorders have a well-known increased risk for taking their own life. Previous research has mainly focused on suicide in mental health services, whereas there is limited knowledge regarding suicide after contact with substance misuse services. Aims The aim of the current study was to describe the utilisation of...
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Background: Self-harm is prevalent among adolescents and associated with mental health problems and negative life-events. Few studies have examined changes in its prevalence related to these factors. This study explored whether changes in prevalence of self-harm among adolescents had occurred, and to what extent changes in associated factors may h...
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Covert behaviors – such as thoughts and emotions – are a central component of emotional disorders. Distressing covert behaviors are typical behavioral excesses in emotional disorders, and thus common target behaviors. As operational definitions are a core element of behavioral treatment, assessment of covert target behaviors using self-reported or...
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Workshop i atferdsaktivering for depresjon. Holdt på NAFO seminaret 2019. Kan gjenbrukes non-kommersielt ved sitering (Lisens CC BY-NC).
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Bakgrunn Selvskading er et betydelig helseproblem blant unge og det er viktig å monitorere forekomsten nasjonalt og regionalt.. Fylkes og kommune oversikter kan være svært anvendelige for å forebygge selvskading og selvmordsforsøk. Metode Data ble hentet fra Ungdata undersøkelsen, som er et kvalitetssikret og standardisert system for spørreundersø...
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As part of our work to establish the National Surveillance System for Suicide in Mental Health and Substance Misuse Services, we have conducted a national registry study on suicide within one year after contact with these services in Norway. By using data from the Norwegian Cause of Death Registry, all deaths coded as suicide in the period 2008–201...
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Denne nasjonale rapporten er laget som ledd i arbeidet med å implementere Nasjonalt kartleggingssystem for selvmord i psykisk helsevern og tverrfaglig spesialisert rusbehandling. I Norge har vi frem til nå manglet en systematisk oversikt over hvor mange som dør i selvmord under eller etter kontakt med spesialisthelsetjenestene for psykisk helse og...
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Clinical behavior analysis has recently gained new attention, partly due to the recent developments in Mindfulness-based behavior therapy. The aim of the current article is to briefly describe the historical development of Clinical behavioral analysis and provide a relevant overview of the different types of treatment. The historical development of...
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Objective: Access to mental health care is regarded as a central suicide prevention strategy. This is the first systematic review and meta-analysis of the prevalence of contact with mental health services preceding suicide. Methods: A systematic search for articles reporting prevalence of contact with mental health services before suicide was condu...
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Objective: Access to mental health care is regarded as a central suicide prevention strategy. This is the first systematic review and meta-analysis of the prevalence of contact with mental health services preceding suicide. Methods: A systematic search for articles reporting prevalence of contact with mental health services before suicide was co...
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Behavioural treatments for depression have shown promising preliminary effects for depression in inpatient wards. However, more research is needed regarding their feasibility in psychiatric intensive care units (PICU). The aim of the current trial was to examine the feasibility of brief behavioural activation treatment for depression (BATD) in a PI...
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Nasjonalt senter for selvmordsforskning og -forebygging har på oppdrag fra Helsedirektoratet etablert et kartleggingssystem for selvmord i psykisk helsevern og tverrfaglig spesialisert rusbehandling. Kartleggings- systemet skal sikre en løpende nasjonal oversikt over alle selvmord under og inntil 12 måneder etter behand- ling i psykisk helsevern og...
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Norwegian translation of the Brief Behavioral Activation Treatment for Depression manual 2nd version by Lejuez et. al. (2011). Translated with permission by the authors
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Inntaksposten ved psykiatrisk klinikk på Lovisenberg Diakonale Sykehus gjennomførte i 2014 et prosjekt der tvangsbruk ble redusert. Målet med den aktuelle studien var å kartlegge pasientenes opplevelse av tvang under innleggelse i psykisk helsevern for voksne i et pilotprosjekt. Deltagerne fylte ut selvutfyllingsskjemaet Experienced Coercion Questi...
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Behavioral Activation Treatment for Depression is an empirically supported treatment, which also has shown preliminary effectiveness with inpatients. Previous studies with inpatients have applied both group and single subject designs. No previous studies have used direct observation for data collection. The current study used an AB design with dire...
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Depression is amongst the most prevalent mental disorders. Still have the disorder not received much attention from behavior analysts until recent years. The present article will introduce a behavior analytic understand of depression, based on reinforcement deprivation. Operant and respondent interaction is introduced to give a behavioral understan...
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Poster presenting a pilot trail which evaluated Brief Behavioral Activation Treatment for Depression effectiveness in a AB design With Direct observation.
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Poster presenting preliminary data of a RCT that compared Brief Behavioral Activation Treatment for Depression With standard care at an acute inpatient mental Health ward.

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Projects (2)
Project
Obtain information about all suicides in Norway who have been in contact with specialist mental health services in the 12 months preceding their death. Acquire systematic data about the deceased patients, the treatment they received and details regarding the suicide. Identify possible areas for improvement at the system level and develop more effective prevention strategies.
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The aim of the Project was to adapt the Brief Behavioral Activation Treatment for Depression model into Norwegian acute psychiatric ward, and evaluate the models feasibility through a systematic replication of Hopko and colleagues randomized controlled trail.