Håvar Brendryen, PhD
Email: havar.brendryen xax medisin.uio.no
Web- and phone-based behavior change interventions: what are the working mechanisms and the optimal design; which techniques and components should be included; what is the eHealth equivalent to the working alliance in face-to-face therapy; and how should eHealth interventions be implemented into real life?
Evaluating a web-based alcohol early intervention (Balance):
Evaluating a web-based program to reduce the risk of postpartum depression and enhance subjective well-being (Mamma Mia):
Motivation for change and processes of change in addictivie behaviors:
Web and Mobile Smoking Cessation Intervention:
Danaher BG, Brendryen H, Seeley JR, Tyler MS, Woolley T (in press)
Lund IO, Brendryen H, Ravndal, E (2014)
Lund IO, Brendryen H, Ravndal, E (2014)
Brendryen H, Lund IO, Johansen AB, Riksheim M, Nesvåg S, Duckert F (2014)
Brendryen H, Johansen AB, Nesvåg S, Kok G, Duckert F (2013)
Haga SM, Drozd F, Brendryen H, Slinning K (2013)
Johansen A, Brendryen H, Darnell F, Wennesland DK (2013)
Brendryen H, Kraft P, Schaalma H (2010)
Brendryen H (2009)
Brendryen H, Drozd F, Kraft P (2008)
Kraft P, Schjelderup-Lund H, Brendryen H (2007)
Dissertations, reports, and other publications:
Brendryen H (2011). Utprøving av Balance blant studenter - Balance er bra ... men ikke for meg. [Investigating reactions to Balance among students – Balance is excellent … but not for me.] Oslo: AKAN - Arbeidslivets kompetansesenter for rus- og avhengighetsproblematikk. (ISBN 978-82-998134-2-6). AKAN publikasjon 1/2011.
Brendryen H (2009). Digital Behavior Change Interventions and smoking Cessation: Testing the Efficacy and Describing the Rationale of a Fully Automated Smoking Cessation Intervention (Happy Ending), delivered by means of the Internet, Computers and Cell-Phones. Doctoral dissertation, Department of Psychology, University of Oslo, Norway.
Brendryen H (2006). ”Mobil terapi – blir’e no’ Happy Ending ’a lissom?” Tidsskrift for Norsk forening for Mastere i Psykologi, høstutgaven.
Brendryen H (2001). Navigation, workload and performance: what can navigation tell us about workload and performance in a computerized control room of a nuclear power plant? Master-thesis in Psychology, NTNU – Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim.
Braarud PØ, Brendryen H (2001). Task demand, task management, and teamwork. (HWR-657) Halden, Norway: OECD Halden Reactor Project.
Sebok A, Ludvigsen JT, Grimstad T, Brendryen H (2001). Navigation in computerised systems: overview of current research, guidelines, and practice. (HWR-656) Halden, Norway: OECD Halden Reactor Project.
Røseth I, Brendryen H (1998). Phenomenological Psychology – the lonely path of truth. Impuls – tidsskrift for psykologi 52(2), 80-85.
Brendryen H (2014). Lapse management systems in online interventions for alcohol and smoking cessation. Keynote paper at the Conference on Mobile and Information Technologies in Medicine MobileMed 2014, Prague, Czech Republic, November 20th - 21st.
Brendryen H, Danaher BG, Johansen AB, Holter MTS (2014). Testing the Efficacy of an Automated Lapse Management System: an RCT-Protocol of an Internet-Delivered Smoking Cessation Intervention. Poster presented at the 7th Scientific Meeting of ISRII, Valencia, Spain. Ocotber 23rd - 25th.
Holter MTS, Brendryen H, Johansen AB, Danaher BG (2014). What’s therapeutic alliance got to do with it? A qualitative (ongoing) study of how the user’s relationship to an eHealth program for smoking cessation might be important for program adherence and treatment outcome. Poster presented at the 7th Scientific Meeting of ISRII, Valencia, Spain. Ocotber 23rd - 25th.
Danaher BG, Seeley JR, Brendryen H, Tyler MS (2014). Smartphone Smoking Cessation Intervention: Features & Planned RCT. Poster presented at Medicine 2.0: World Congress on Social Media, Mobile Apps, Internet/Web 2.0. Maui, Hawaii, USA, November 13th-14th.
Brendryen H, Johansen AB, Lund IO, Riksheim M, Nesvåg S, Duckert F (2014). Effekten av et nettbasert program for alkoholforebygging (Balance). Paper presented at "Den 6. kongressen om rus og psykisk helse" [The sixth national congress on addiction and mental health]; Oslo, Norway, February 10th - 12th.
Brendryen H, Duckert F, Nesvåg S, Johansen AB (2012). Testing the Efficacy of a Web-based Intervention for Alcohol Targeting at-Risk Drinkers (RCT). Paper presented at the 12th International Congress of Behavioral Medicine; Budapest, Hungary, August 29th - September 1st.
Johansen A, Franzen E, Wennesland D, Brendryen H (2012). Toward a Theory of Working Alliance in Media-based Addiction Programs. Paper presented at the 12th International Congress of Behavioral Medicine; Budapest, Hungary, August 29th - September 1st.
Brendryen H (2012). BALANCE - Tester l'efficacité d’une intervention précoce sur le web visant l'abus d'alcool» par Dr. Håvar Brendryen, Centre norvégien de recherche sur la toxicomanie, Université de Oslo (Norvège). Conference sur: alcool, drogues et prevention en milieu professionnel: quels enjeuz, quels defis pous les gouvernements, l'entreprise et les personnels? [BALANCE – Testing the efficacy of the web-based early intervention for alcohol abuse. Conference on: alcohol, drugs and prevention in the workplace: what are the issues and challenges for the government, the company and the staff?] Conseil de l’Europe, Palais de l’Europe, Strasbourg, France, May 14th - 15th.
Brendryen H (2011). Testing the feasibility and acceptance of an internet based early-intervention for at-risk student drinkers. Poster presented at The 25th European Health Psychology Conference; Hersonissos, Crete, Greece, September 20th – 24th.
Brendryen H, Duckert F, Nesvåg S (2011). An RCT of an internet based early intervention for alcohol. Paper presented at the 13th annual meeting of the International Society of Addiction Medicine (ISAM); Oslo, Norway, September 6th – 10th.
Brendryen H (2010). Testing the feasibility and acceptance of an internet based early-intervention for at-risk drinkers. Poster presented at the 12th annual meeting of the International Society of Addiction Medicine (ISAM); Milan, Italy, October 3rd – 7th.
Brendryen H (2008). Happy Ending and age. Paper presented at the symposium: Web-based smoking cessation aids for young people. Bundeszentrale für gesundheitliche Aufklärung, BZgA. Berlin, Germany, September 18th – 19th.
Kraft P, Brendryen H (2008). A digital smoking cessation intervention evaluated as an information system. Paper presented at the 22th European Health Psychology Conference; Bath, England, September 9th – 12th.
Brendryen H, Kraft P (2008). Preventing relapse in a digital smoking cessation intervention. Poster presented at the 22th European Health Psychology Conference; Bath, England, September 9th –12th.
Brendryen H (2008). The Implications of Advances in Information Technology (IT): The Happy Ending Experience. Paper presented at the SYNERGY-workshop 2008: Internet-based Health Psychology Interventions: Maximising their Potential; Bath, England, September 6th – 8 th.
Brendryen H, Kraft P, Drozd F (2007). Facilitating happy endings for motivated quitters – Two randomized controlled trials of a digital smoking cessation program. Paper presented at The 4th European Conference on Tobacco or Health; Basel, Switzerland, October 11th – 13th.
Brendryen H, Kraft P, Drozd F (2007). Two randomized controlled trials of a digital smoking cessation program. Paper presented at The 21st European Health Psychology Conference; Maastricht, The Netherlands, August 15th – 18th.
Brendryen H, Kraft P (2006). En randomisert kontrollert studie av en automatisert røykesluttintervensjon basert på bruk av internett og mobiltelefon. Paper presented at the 8th conference on Social and Community Psychology; Trondheim, Norway, November 9th – 10th.
Brendryen H, Kraft P (2006). A RCT of an internet and cell-phone based smoking cessation intervention. Paper presented at The 20th European Health Psychology Conference; Warsaw, Poland, August 30th – September 2nd.
Brendryen H, Kraft P (2006). Happy Ending: A randomized controlled trial of an internet and cell-phone based smoking cessation intervention. Paper presented at The 13th World Conference on Tobacco OR Health; Washington, DC, USA, July 12th – 15th.
Last update: Jan 13th, 2015