Forskning

Nedan följer några vetenskapliga studier inom olika ämnesområden:

Ämnesområde

Vetenskapliga publikationer från 2007 – 2017

Rörelsekvalitet och teoriutveckling

Ahola, S., Piirainen, A., Skjaerven, L.H. The phenomenon of movement quality: a phenomenographic study of physiotherapy students’ movement experiences. European Journal of Physiotherapy. 2017; 19(2): 59-68. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21679169.2016.1261366

Ambolt, A., Gard, G., Hammarlund, C.S. Therapeutically efficient components of Basic Body Awareness Therapy as perceived by experienced therapists – A qualitative study. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies 2017;21(3):503-508. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbmt.2016.07.006

Gyllensten AL, Skär L, Miller M, Gard G. Embodied identity – a deeper understanding of body awareness. Physiother Theory Pract. 2010; 26(7): 439-46. http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09593980903422956

Skjaerven, L.H. Kristoffersen, K. Gard, G. How can movement quality be promoted in clinical practice? A phenomenological study of physical therapist experts Physical Therapy. 2010; 90(10): 1479-92. https://doi.org/10.2522/ptj.20090059

Skjaerven, L.H. Kristoffersen, K. Gard, G. An eye for movement quality: A phenomenological study of movement quality reflecting a group of physiotherapists’ understanding of the phenomenon. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice 2008; 24(1): 13-27.http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01460860701378042

Undersökningsinstrument

Hedlund L, Gyllensten AL, Waldegren T, Hansson L. Assessing movement quality in persons with severe mental illness – Reliability and validity of the Body Awareness Scale Movement Quality and Experience. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice 2016; 32(4): 296-306. http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09593985.2015.1138008

Skjaerven, L.H., Gard, G., Sundal, M.A., Strand, L.I. Reliability and validity of the Body Awareness Rating Scale (BARS), an observational assessment tool of movement quality. European Journal of Physiotherapy 2015; 17(1): 19-28. http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/21679169.2014.992470

Psykiatri

Ångest och depression

Danielsson, L., Papoulias, I., Petersson, EL., Carlsson. J., Waern, M. Exercise or basic body awareness therapy as add-on treatment for major depression: A controlled study. Journal of Affective Disorders 2014; 168: 98–106. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2014.06.049

Danielsson, L., Rosberg, S. Opening toward life: Experiences of basic body awareness therapy in persons with major depression. International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being. 2015;10:27069. http://dx.doi.org/10.3402/qhw.v10.27069

Gyllensten, A.L., Ekdahl, C., Hansson, L. Long-term effectiveness of basic body awareness therapy in psychiatric outpatient care. A randomized controlled study Advances in Physiotherapy 2009; 11(1): 2-12. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14038190802242061

Psykossjukdomar

Hedlund, L, Gyllensten, A. L. The experience of basic body awareness therapy in patients with schizophrenia. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies. 2010; 14: 245-254. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbmt.2009.03.002

Hedlund, L, Gyllensten, A.L. The physioterapist´s experience of basic body awareness therapy in patients with schizophrenia and schizophrenia spectrum disorders. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies. 2013; 17: 169-176. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbmt.2012.10.008

Post-traumatisk stress

Blaauwendraat C, Berg A.L, Gyllensten A.L . One-year follow-up of basic body awareness therapy in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder. A small intervention study of effects on movement quality, PTSD symptoms, and movement experiences. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice 2017; 33(7): 515-526. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09593985.2017.1325957 

Madsen, T.S., Carlsson, J., Nordbrandt, M., Jensen, J.A. Refugee experiences of individual basic body awareness therapy and the level of transference into daily life. An interview study. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies 2016; 20(2): 243-51. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbmt.2015.10.007

Nyboe, L., Bentholm, A., Gyllensten, AL. Bodily symptoms in patients with post traumatic stress disorder: A comparative study of traumatized refugees, Danish war veterans, and healthy controls. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies 2017; 21(3): 523-527. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbmt.2016.08.003

Stade, K., Skammeritz, S., Hjortkjær, C., Carlsson, J. ”After all the traumas my body has been through, I feel good that it is still working.”–Basic Body Awareness Therapy for traumatised refugees. Torture: quarterly journal on rehabilitation of torture victims and prevention of torture 2015; 25(1): 33-50.

Nordbrandt, M.S., Carlsson, J., Lindberg, L.G., Sandahl, H., Mortensen, E.L. Treatment of traumatised refugees with basic body awareness therapy versus mixed physical activity as add-on treatment: Study protocol of a randomised controlled trial Trials. 2015; 16(1): 477. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-015-0974-9

Ätstörningar

Catalan-Matamoros, D., Skjaerven. LH., Labajos-Manzanares. MT., Mart́ınez-de-Salazar-Arboleas, A., Sánchez-Guerrero, E. A pilot study on the effect of Basic Body Awareness Therapy in patients with eating disorders: a randomized controlled trial. Clinical Rehabilitation 2011; 25; 7: 617-626. https://doi.org/10.1177/0269215510394223

Smärta stödjeorganen

Artros

Strand, L.I., Liland Olsen, A., Nygard, H., (…), Sundal, M.A., Helvik Skjaerven, L.Basic Body Awareness Therapy and patient education in hip osteoarthritis: A multiple case study. European Journal of Physiotherapy 2016;18(2): 116-125. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physio.2015.03.1407

Olsen, A.L., Strand, L.I., Skjaerven, L.H., Sundal, M.-A., Magnussen, L.H. Patient education and basic body awareness therapy in hip osteoarthritis – a qualitative study of patients’ movement learning experiences. Disability and Rehabilitation 2017;39(16):1631-1638. http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/21679169.2015.1135982

Whiplash

Seferiadis, A., Ohlin, P., Billhult, A., Gunnarsson, R. Basic body awareness therapy or exercise therapy for the treatment of chronic whiplash associated disorders: A randomized comparative clinical trial Disability and Rehabilitation 2016;38(5): 442-451. http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09638288.2015.1044036

Smärtrehabilitering

Bergström M, Ejelöv E, Mattsson M, Stålnacke BM. (2014) One-year follow-up of body awareness and perceived health after participating in a multimodal pain rehabilitation programme – A pilot study. European Journal of Physiotherapy, Early Online 1-http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/21679169.2014.935802

Reumatiska sjukdomar

Olsen, A.L., Skjaerven, L.H. Patients suffering from rheumatic disease describing own experiences from participating in Basic Body Awareness Group Therapy: A qualitative pilot study. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice 2016;32(2): 98-106. http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09593985.2015.1115568

Neurologi

Lindvall, M.A., Anderzén Carlsson, A., Forsberg, A. Basic Body Awareness Therapy for patients with stroke: Experiences among participating patients and physiotherapists Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies. 2016; 20(1): 83-89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbmt.2015.06.004

Hjärta-diabetes

Melin, E.O., Svensson, R., Gustavsson, S.-Å, (…), Landin-Olsson, M., Thulesius, H.O. Affect school and script analysis versus basic body awareness therapy in the treatment of psychological symptoms in patients with diabetes and high HbA1c concentrations: Two study protocols for two randomized controlled trials. Trials. 2016;17(1): 221. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13063-016-1347-8

Mantovani, A.M., Fregonesi, C.E.P.T., Lorençoni, R.M.R., (…), de Oliveira, L.V.F., Parreira, R.B. Immediate effect of basic body awareness therapy on heart rate variability Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice. 2016; 22: 8-11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ctcp.2015.10.003