Henrik Andershed

Henrik Andershed
Title: Professor
School/office: School of Law, Psychology and Social Work
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Phone: +46 19303397
Room: L2624

Henrik Andershed is professor of psychology and associate professor of criminology. His main research interest concerns psychopathy across the life-span. Other interests are risk- and protective factors of conduct problems, criminality and other psychosocial problems. He is the author of more than 80 published articles, chapters, books, and reports.

Research projects

  • Framgångsfaktorer i evidensbaserad praktik med barn med eller i riskzonen för normbrytande beteende med specifikt fokus på betydelsen användning av strukturerade bedömningsinstrument . Ett forskningsprogram.
  • Metodutvecklingsprojekt av Positiv utveckling genom forskningsbaserade förebyggande insatser (PUFF)
  • Normbrytande beteende bland förskolebarn: Integrering av potenta risk- och skyddsfaktorer i identifieringen av olika utvecklingsvägar
  • Retrospektiv Studie av Unga Människors Erfarenheter (RESUMÉ-studien)
  • Testning och utvärdering av instrumentet ESTER-bedömning
  • Uppförandestört beteende i barndomen: Praktiskt relevant forskning i ett land med stort behov
  • Utveckling av tidiga beteendeproblem: En prospektiv tvillingstudie med fokus på temperament, neuropsykologiska dimensioner och familjefaktorer
  • Utvecklingen av mental hälsa och beteendeproblem hos barn och ungdomar: Arv och miljö

Publications

Articles in journals |  Books |  Chapters in books |  Collections (editor) |  Conference papers |  Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries |  Reports | 

Articles in journals

Borroni, S. , Somma, A. , Andershed, H. , Maffei, C. & Fossati, A. (2014). Psychopathy dimensions, Big Five traits, and dispositional aggression in adolescence: Issues of gender consistency. Personality and Individual Differences, 66, 199-203.

Colins, O. F. , Andershed, H. , Frogner, L. , Lopez-Romero, L. , Veen, V. & Andershed, A. (2014). A New Measure to Assess Psychopathic Personality in Children: The Child Problematic Traits Inventory. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 36 (1), 4-21.

Cater, Å. , Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2014). Youth victimization in Sweden: prevalence, characteristics and relation to mental health and behavioral problems in young adulthood. International Journal of Child Abuse & Neglect, 38 (8), 1290-1302.

Colins, O. F. , Bijttebier, P. , Broekaert, E. & Andershed, H. (2014). Psychopathic-like traits among detained female adolescents: reliability and validity of the antisocial process screening device and the youth psychopathic traits inventory. Assessment (Odessa, Fla.), 21 (2), 195-209.

Frogner, L. , Andershed, H. , Lindberg, O. & Johansson, M. (2013). Directed Patrol for Preventing City Centre Street Violence in Sweden - A Hot Spot Policing Intervention. European Journal on Criminal Policy and Research, 19 (4), 333-350.

Veen, V. , Andershed, H. , Stevens, G. W. J. M. , Doreleijers, T. A. H. & Vollebergh, W. A. M. (2011). Psychopathic subtypes and associations with mental health problems in an incarcerated sample of adolescent boys. International Journal of Forensic Mental Health, 10 (4), 295-304.

Eriksson, I. , Cater, Å. , Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2011). What protects youths from externalising and internalising problems?: a critical review of research findings and implications for practice. Australian journal of guidance and counselling, 21 (2), 113-125.

Veen, V. C. , Stevens, G. W. J. M. , Andershed, H. , Raaijmakers, Q. A. W. , Doreleijers, T. A. H. & Vollebergh, W. A. M. (2011). Cross-ethnic generalizability of the three-factor model of psychopathy: the youth psychopathic traits inventory in an incarcerated sample of native Dutch and Moroccan immigrant boys. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 34 (2), 127-130.

Eriksson, I. , Cater [Källström Cater], Å. , Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2010). What we know and need to know about factors that protect youth from problems: a review of previous reviews. Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, 5, 477-482.

Andershed, H. , Fredriksson, J. , Engelholm, K. , Ahlberg, R. , Berggren, S. & Andershed, A. (2010). Initial test of the new risk-need assessment instrument for youths with or at risk for conduct problems: ESTER-assessment. Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, 5, 488-492.

Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2010). Risk-need assessment for youth with or at risk for conduct problems: introducing the assessment system ESTER. Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences, 5, 377-383.

Forsman, M. , Lichtenstein, P. , Andershed, H. & Larsson, H. (2010). A longitudinal twin study of the direction of effects between psychopathic personality and antisocial behaviour. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Allied Disciplines, 51 (1), 39-47.

van Baardewijk, Y. , Andershed, H. , Stegge, H. , Nilsson, K. W. , Scholte, E. & Vermeiren, R. (2010). Development and tests of short versions of the youth psychopathic traits inventory and the youth psychopathic traits inventory-child version. European Journal of Psychological Assessment, 26 (2), 122-128.

Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2009). Normbrytande beteende bland barn: risker och skydd och strukturerad bedömning. Elevhälsen, 3.

Bergman, L. R. , Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2009). Types and continua in developmental psychopathology: Problem behaviors in school and their relationship to later antisocial behavior. Development and psychopathology (Print), 21 (3), 975-992.

Forsman, M. , Lichtenstein, P. , Andershed, H. & Larsson, H. (2008). Genetic effects explain the stability of psychopathic personality from mid- to late adolescence. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 117 (3), 606-617.

Andershed, H. , Koehler, D. , Louden, J. E. & Hinrichs, G. (2008). Does the three-factor model of psychopathy identify a problematic subgroup of young offenders?. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 31 (3), 189-198.

van Baardewijk, Y. , Stegge, H. , Andershed, H. , Thomaes, S. , Scholte, E. & Vermeiren, R. (2008). Measuring psychopathic traits in children through self-report: The development of the Youth Psychopathic traits Inventory-Child Version. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 31 (3), 199-209.

Forsman, M. , Larsson, H. , Andershed, H. & Lichtenstein, P. (2007). The association between persistent disruptive childhood behaviour and the psychopathic personality constellation in adolescence: A twin study. British Journal of Developmental Psychology, 25, 383-398.

Andershed, H. , Hodgins, S. & Tengstrom, A. (2007). Convergent validity of the Youth Psychopathic Traits Inventory (YPI) - Association with the Psychopathy Checklist: Youth Version (PCL : YV). Assessment (Odessa, Fla.), 14 (2), 144-154.

Larsson, H. , Tuvblad, C. , Rijsdijk, F. V. , Andershed, H. , Grann, M. & Lichtenstein, P. (2007). A common genetic factor explains the association between psychopathic personality and antisocial behavior. Psychological Medicine, 37 (1), 15-26.

Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2007). Normbrytande beteende bland barn: ett angeläget men eftersatt problem. Psykisk hälsa (1), 43-53.

Skeem, J. , Johansson, P. , Andershed, H. , Kerr, M. & Louden, J. E. (2007). Two subtypes of psychopathic violent offenders that parallel primary and secondary variants. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 116 (2), 395-409.

Andershed, H. , Kerr, M. & Stattin, H. (2002). Understanding the abnormal by studying the normal. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 106 (Suppl. 412), 75-80.

Andershed, H. A. , Gustafson, S. B. , Kerr, M. & Stattin, H. (2002). The usefulness of self-reported psychopathy-like traits in the study of antisocial behaviour among non-referred adolescents. European Journal of Personality, 16 (5), 383-402.

Andershed, H. , Kerr, M. & Stattin, H. (2001). Bullying in school and violence on the streets: are the same people involved?. Journal of Scandinavian Studies in Criminology and Crime Prevention, 2 (1), 31-49.

Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (). Risk and protective factors among preschool children: integrating research and practice. Journal of Evidence-Based Social Work.

Books

Andershed, H. , Andershed, A. & Wallin Weihe, H. (2007). Normbrytende atferd hos barn: Hva sier forskningen? (1ed.). Oslo: Gyldendal akademisk.

Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2005). Normbrytande beteende i barndomen: Vad säger forskningen?. Stockholm: Gothia.

Chapters in books

Andershed, H. , Andershed, A. & Tuvblad, C. (2013). Psykologiska och biologiska perspektiv på sociala anpassningsproblem. In: Meeuwisse, Anna & Swärd, Hans, Perspektiv på sociala problem (pp. 242-261). Stockholm: Natur och kultur.

Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2013). En introduktion till longitudinell forskning och IDA-programmet. In: Andershed, A-K., & Andershed, H., Att studera männniskors utveckling: resultat från forskningsprogrammet IDA 1965-2013. Lund: Studentlitteratur.

Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2012). Externalizing and internalizing problems among Youths and the need to understand the heterogeneity of these problems. In: Martin McKee, For the sake of the children: social paediatrics in action. A festschrift in honour of Staffan Jansson (pp. 60-68). Karlstad: Karlstad University Press.

Fredriksson, J. , Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2010). Den vetenskapliga uppföljningen av Pinocchio II: resultat så långt av den vetenskapliga utvärderingen av Pinnochio-II-projektet : beskrivning av barnen och praktikernas arbete med att tillämpa mer evidensbaserad kunskap i praktik [bilaga 2]. In: Projekt Pinocchio: erfarenheter från ett nationellt genombrottsprojekt med syfte att förbättra arbetet kring barn upp till 12 år som riskerar utveckla ett varaktigt normbrytande beteende (pp. 79-88). Stockholm: Sveriges kommuner och landsting.

Andershed, H. (2010). Stability and change of psychopathic traits: what do we know?. In: Randall Salekin, Donald Lynam, Handbook of child and adolescent psychopathy (pp. 233-250). New York: Guilford Press.

Andershed, H. , Andershed, A. & Söderholm Carpelan, K. (2010). Hur fungerar insatser till ungdomar som begår brott och hur kan vi bli bättre i praktik?. In: Henrik Andershed, Anna-Karin Andershed, Kerstin Söderholm Carpelan, Ungdomar som begår brott: vilka insatser fungerar? (pp. 150-177). Stockholm: Gothia Förlag AB.

Ahlgren, T. , Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2010). Vad fungerar i Sverige?: Om svenska utvärderingar av insatser till ungdomar som begår brott. In: Henrik Andershed, Anna-Karin Andershed, Kerstin Söderholm Carpelan, Ungdomar som begår brott: vilka insatser fungerar? (pp. 126-149). Stockholm: Gothia Förlag AB.

Andershed, A. , Andershed, H. & Söderholm Carpelan, K. (2010). Om insatser som kan användas i ungdomsvård och deras effekter. In: Henrik Andershed, Anna-Karin Andershed, Kerstin Söderholm Carpelan, Ungdomar som begår brott: vilka insatser fungerar? (pp. 51-102). Stockholm: Gothia Förlag AB.

Söderholm Carpelan, K. , Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2010). Insatser till ungdomar som begår brott: det svenska systemet. In: Henrik Andershed, Anna-Karin Andershed, Kerstin Söderholm Carpelan, Ungdomar som begår brott: vilka insatser fungerar? (pp. 42-50). Stockholm: Gothia Förlag AB.

Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2010). Ungdomsbrottslighet: hur vanligt är det och vad beror det på?. In: Henrik Andershed, Anna-Karin Andershed, Kerstin Söderholm Carpelan, Ungdomar som begår brott: vilka insatser fungerar? (pp. 25-41). Stockholm: Gothia Förlag AB.

Andershed, H. , Andershed, A. , Söderholm Carpelan, K. , Brännström, L. & Nyström, M. (2010). Bokens bakgrund, syfte, innehåll och målgrupp. In: Henrik Andershed, Anna-Karin Andershed, Kerstin Söderholm Carpelan, Ungdomar som begår brott: vilka insatser fungerar? (pp. 13-24). Stockholm: Gothia Förlag AB.

Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2010). Om normbrytande beteende bland barn. In: Projekt Pinocchio: erfarenheter från ett nationellt Genombrottsprojekt med syfte att förbättra arbetet kring barn upp till 12 år som riskerar utveckla ett varaktigt normbrytande beteende : slutrapport (pp. 23-28). Stockholm: Sveriges kommuner och landsting.

Andershed, H. & Wirius, A. (2010). Riskbedömning: aktuella principer, praktik och en blick framåt. In: Anne H. Berman, Carl Åke Fabring, Kriminalvård i praktiken: strategier för att minska återfall i brott och missbruk (pp. 55-67). Lund: Studentlitteratur.

Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2009). Bedömning av risk- och skyddsfaktorer för normbrytande beteende hos unga: hur kan vi använda teori och forskning i praktiken?. In: Barn och unga som begår brott: handbok för socialtjänsten (pp. 161-201). Stockholm: Socialstyrelsen.

Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2008). Implications of heterogeneity among individuals with antisocial behaviour. In: David Canter, Rita Žukauskienė, Psychology and law: bridging the gap (pp. 103-118). Aldershot: Ashgate.

Andershed, A. , Enebrink, P. & Andershed, H. (2007). Normbrytande beteende bland internationellt adopterade barn: riskfaktorer och interventioner. In: Margareta Carlberg, Karin Nordin Jareno, Internationellt adopterade i Sverige: vad säger forskningen? (pp. 121-165). Stockholm: Gothia.

Stattin, H. & Andershed, H. (2004). Psykologiske, neuropsykologiske og biologiske faktorers betydning for udvikling af sociale tilpasningsproblemer. In: Anna Meeuwisse, Hans Swärd, Perspektiver på sociale problemer (pp. 216-237). Köpenhamn: Hans Reitzels forlag.

Andershed, H. A. , Kerr, M. , Stattin, H. & Levander, S. (2002). Psychopathic traits in non-referred youths: a new assessment tool. In: Eric Blaauw, Lorraine Sheridan, Psychopaths: current international perspectives (pp. 131-158). Den Haag: Elsevier.

Stattin, H. & Andershed, H. (2002). Psykologiska, neuropsykologiska och biologiska faktorer: betydelse för utveckling av sociala anpassningsproblem. In: Anna Meeuwisse, Hans Swärd, Perspektiv på sociala problem (pp. 228-250). Stockholm: Natur och kultur.

Collections (editor)

Andershed, A. (ed.) & Andershed, H. (ed.) (2013). Att studera människors utveckling : resultat från forskningsprogrammet IDA1965-2013. Lund: Studentlitteratur.

Conference papers

Eriksson, I. , Fanti, K. A. , Frogner, L. , Andershed, A. , Colins, O. & Andershed, H. (2014). Temperamental and personality dimensions associated with stability and change of conduct problems and CU traits during childhood. Paper presented at The Stockholm Criminology Symposium,9-11 June 2014, Stockholm, Sweden.

Källström Cater, Å. , Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2014). Youth victimization in Sweden: prevalence, characteristics and relation to mental health and behavioral problems in young adulthood. Paper presented at The Stockholm Criminology Symposium, June 9-11 2014, Stockholm, Sweden.

Corovic, J. , Andershed, A. , Andershed, H. & Colins, O. (2014). Criminal pathways: key findings from the Swedish IDA-program concerning early predictors and adulthood adjustment outcomes. Paper presented at The Stockholm Criminology Symposium,9-11 June 2014, Stockholm, Sweden.

Lopez Romero, L. & Andershed, H. (2012). Can psychopathic traits be meaningfully measured in preschool children?: Test of the child problematic traits inventory. Paper presented at 3rd EFCAP Congress - Young Offenders and Victims • Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology for Children, Adolescents and Young Adults, 7 – 9 March 2012, Berlin, Germany.

Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2012). Risk and protective factors among preschool children for long-lasting psychosocial problems: what we know from research and how it can be used in practice. Paper presented at Nordic Day 2012: Early childhood interventions – attractive and effective? June 24 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Frogner, L. , Andershed, H. & Lindberg, O. (2011). Evaluation of a hot spot policing project using private security guards to prevent violent crime. Paper presented at 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology (ASC), November 16-19, 2011, Washington DC, USA.

Bond, H. , Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2011). Risk-need assessments of youth with or at risk for criminal behavior: structure or no structure?. Paper presented at 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology (ASC), November 16-19, 2011, Washington DC, USA.

Eriksson, I. , Cater [Källström Cater], Å. , Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2011). When callous-unemotional-traits come together with conduct problems and when they do not. Paper presented at 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology (ASC), November 16-19, 2011, Washington DC , USA..

Andershed, H. (2011). Ongoing activities to summarize effective work with children: the Nordic countries. Paper presented at Investing in Children:Early Years Services and Child Protection - ESN Autumn Seminar, November 14-15, 2011, Paris, France.

Andershed, H. (2011). The importance of using knowledge from research on risk and protective factors in practice with children. Paper presented at Early Childhood Intervention – Getting in Touch, Establishing Relationships, Developing Structures, September 12-13, 2011, Berlin, Germany.

Eriksson, I. , Cater [Källström Cater], Å. , Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2010). What we know and need to know about childhood resilience. Paper presented at World Conference on Psychology, Counselling, and Guidance, April 21-25 2010, Antalya, Turkey..

Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2010). Subgroups of children with conduct problems. Paper presented at 62nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology (ASC), November 17-20, 2010 San Francisco, USA..

Eriksson, I. , Cater [Källström Cater], Å. , Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2010). Protection against externalizing and internalizing behavior problems among children at risk. Paper presented at 62nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Criminology (ASC), November 17-20, 2010 San Francisco, USA..

Svensson, B. , Janson, S. , Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2010). The SOFIA study: a multi-disciplinary large scale longitudinal study ofsocial, behavioral and physical development. Paper presented at 5th Conference of Epidemiological Longitudinal Studies in Europe (CELSE), October 13-15, 2010 Paphos, Cyprus, Greece.

Eriksson, I. , Cater [Källström Cater], Å. , Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2010). What we know and need to know about factors that protects youth from problems: a review of reviews. Paper presented at Pathways to resilience II: The Social Ecology of Resilience, June 7-10, 2010, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada..

Andershed, H. , Engelholm, K. , Frediksson, J. & Andershed, A. (2010). Initial test of the new risk-need assessment instrument for youths with or at risk for conduct problems: ESTER-assessment. Paper presented at World Conference on Psychology, Counselling, and Guidance.

Andershed, A. & Andershed, H. (2010). Empirical test of a new screening questionnaire of risk faactors for conduct problems among youths: external validity and internal consistency tests of ESTER-screening. Paper presented at World Conference on Psychology, Counselling, and Guidance.

Andershed, H. & Andershed, A. (2010). Risk-need assessment for youth with or at risk for conduct problems: introducing the computerized assessment system ESTER. Paper presented at World Conference on Psychology, Counselling, and Guidance.

Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries

Andershed, H. (2002). Antisocial behavior in adolescence: the role of individual characteristics. (Doctoral dissertation). (Comprehensive summary) Örebro: Örebro universitetsbibliotek.

Reports

Andershed, A. , Andershed, H. & Farrington, D. P. (2012). Risk- och skyddande faktorer för psykosociala problem bland förskolebarn: vad vi vet från forskning och hur det kan användas i praktiken. .

Updated: 2015-01-08

Editor: Henrik Andershed