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Kajsa Lidström-Holmqvist

Title: Affiliated Researcher, Senior Lecturer School/office: School of Health Sciences

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Kajsa Lidström-Holmqvist

About Kajsa Lidström-Holmqvist

Kajsa Lidström-Holmqvist is a registred occupational therapist and PhD. She is an affiliated researcher at Örebro University. She works in the Örebro County Region as a research supervisor at the University healthcare research center and as an occupational therapist at the Department of Neuro- and Rehabilitation Medicine, Örebro University Hospital.

Research focus / current projects


Kajsa's main research interest is occupational therapy for people with cognitive disabilities. Other interests are assessemnt of occupational performance and disabilities impact on occupational performance, activity patterns and activity balance.

Within the research environment REAL (Research Enabeling an Active Life) , Kajsa is active in the research group TOVA (Time management and everyday structure in the event of cognitive impairment). In TOVA, she is active in the Ha Koll project concerning the evaluation of occupational therapy interventions for people with reduced time management skills due to neuropsychiatric and / or mental disorders. Within REAL, she is also active in the research groups TUMA (Treatment for dysmeli or amputation) and ÄLVA (Elderly health, care, activity and everyday life)

In the research environment FAMN, she is part of the research group Life situation in children and young people with narcolepsy (LISAN), where she is interested in how the children's / young people's activity patterns and daily life have been affected.

In addition to conducting her own research, she supervises several doctoral students. Their projects concern advanced myoelectric hand prostheses, aging, physical activity in people with ADHD and evaluation of the time management intervention Ha Koll compared to individual occupational therapy.

Teaching


Kajsas has many years of experience teaching at the Occupational Therapist Program, Department of Health Sciences (HV), Örebro University. First as a senior lecturer at the program and then, since a few years, as a regular guest lecturer. She supervises essay students at the master's  program at HV.

Other engagements


Kajsa has served as  a reviewer for: Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy, Australian Occupational Therapy Journal, British Journal of Occupational Therapy and Disabaility and Rehabilitation. She has also been hired as a lecturer regarding occupational therapy for people with cognitive disabilities of e.g. Conductive AB, Eskilstuna Municipality, Örebro Municipality and Örebro County Region. She has continuous teaching and development assignments for The Swedish Association of Occupational Therapists.

Research projects

Research teams

Publications

Publications

Articles in journals |  Conference papers |  Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries |  Reports | 

Articles in journals

Widehammar, C. , Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , Pettersson, I. & Hermansson, L. (2020). Attitudes is the most important environmental factor for use of powered mobility devices - users' perspectives. Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 27 (4), 298-308.
Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , Tollén, A. & Holmefur, M. (2020). Toward control over time: participants’ experiences of attending the group intervention Let’s Get Organized (LGO). American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 74 (4).
Holmefur, M. , Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , Roshanay, A. H. , Arvidsson, P. , White, S. & Janeslätt, G. (2019). Pilot Study of Let's Get Organized: A Group Intervention for Improving Time Management. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 73 (5).
Lidström-Holmqvist, K. & Holmefur, M. (2019). The ADL taxonomy for persons with mental disorders: adaptation and evaluation. Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 26 (7), 524-534.
Roshanai, A. , Janeslätt, G. , White, S. & Lidström-Holmqvist, K. (2019). TIME MANAGEMENT SKILLS IN RELATION TO GENERAL SELF-EFFICACY AND PARENTAL SENSE OF COMPETENCE IN INDIVIDUALS WITH AND WITHOUT COGNITIVE DISABILITIES. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 63 (7), 757-757.
Janeslätt, G. K. , Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , White, S. & Holmefur, M. (2018). Assessment of time management skills: psychometric properties of the Swedish version. Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 25 (3), 153-161.
Spang, L. & Holmqvist, K. (2015). Occupational therapy practice in emergency care: occupational therapists' perspectives. Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 22 (5), 345-354.
Lidström Holmqvist, K. , Ivarsson, A. & Holmefur, M. (2014). Occupational therapist practice patterns in relation to clients with cognitive impairment following acquired brain injury. Brain Injury, 28 (11), 1365-1373.
Holmqvist, K. , Kamwendo, K. & Ivarsson, A. (2012). Occupational therapists' practice patterns for clients with cognitive impairment following acquired brain injury: development of a questionnaire. Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 19 (2), 150-163.
Holmqvist, K. , Kamwendo, K. & Ivarsson, A. (2009). Occupational therapists' descriptions of their work with persons suffering from cognitive impairment following acquired brain injury. Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy, 16 (1), 13-24.
Linton, S. J. , Althoff, B. , Melin, L. , Lundin, A. , Bodin, L. , Mägi, A. , Lidström, K. & Lihagen, T. (1994). Psychological factors related to health, back pain, and dysfunction. Journal of occupational rehabilitation, 4 (1), 1-10.

Conference papers

Widehammar, C. , Hiyoshi, A. , Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , Lindner, H. Y. & Hermansson, L. (2019). Bionic hands: benefit and use. In: ISPO 17th World Congress: Basics to Bionics Abstract Book. Paper presented at World Congress of the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan, 5-8 October, 2019.
Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , Tollén, A. & Holmefur, M. (2019). Erfarenheter av att delta i gruppinterventionen Ha Koll! för personer med nedsatt tidshanteringsförmåga. Paper presented at Arbetsterapiform, Nationell forskningskonferens, Stockholm, Sweden, 2-3 April, 2019.
Spang, L. , Holmefur, M. , Hermansson, L. & Lidström-Holmqvist, K. (2019). Factors in daily life leading to the need for moving to a nursing home: Experiences from nursing home applicants. Paper presented at International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region Congress (IAGG-ER), Gothenburg, Sweden, May 23-25, 2019.
Holmefur, M. , Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , Roshanay, A. , Arvidsson, P. , White, S. & Janeslätt, G. (2019). Ha koll!: pilotstudie av en arbetsterapeutisk gruppintervention som syftar till förbättrad tidshantering. Paper presented at Arbetsterapiforum, Nationell forskningskonferens, Stockholm, Sweden, 2-3 April, 2019.
Holmefur, M. , Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , Arvidsson, P. , Roshanai, A. , White, S. & Janeslätt, G. (2018). Let’s Get Organized: pilot study of an occupational therapy group intervention aimed to improve time management skills. Paper presented at WFOT-congress (World federation of occupational therapists, Cape Town, South Africa, 21-25 May, 2018.
Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , Holmefur, M. & Arvidsson, P. (2018). Test-retest reliability of a Swedish version of the Weekly Calendar Planning Activity (WCPA): a performance test of executive function. Paper presented at World Federation of Occupational Therapists Congress, Cape Town, 22-25 May, 2018..
Roshanay, A. , Janeslätt, G. , White, S. & Lidström Holmqvist, K. (2018). Time Management, Organization skills, self-efficacy and self-rated Parental competence in individuals with and without disabilities. Paper presented at 2018 WFOT Congress,Cape Town, South Africa, May 21-25, 2018.
Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , Ivarsson, A. & Holmefur, M. (2017). Arbetsterapeuters praxismönster i relation till klienter med kognitiva nedsättningar efter förvärvad hjärnskada. Paper presented at Arbetsterapiforum 2017: nationell forskningskonferens, Göteborg, Sweden, 10-11 maj, 2017.
Holmefur, M. , Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , White, S. & Janeslätt, G. (2017). Assessment of Time Management Skills: psychometric properties of the Swedish version (ATMS-S). Paper presented at Nordic Network of Disability Research, Örebro, Sweden, May 3-5, 2017.
White, S. M. , Janeslätt, G. , Holmefur, M. & Lidström-Holmqvist, K. (2017). Assessment of Time Management Skills: Psychometric Properties of the Swedish Version (ATMS-S). Paper presented at AOTA Annual Conference & Expo 2017, Philadelphia, United States, 28 March-2 April, 2017.
Holmefur, M. , Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , White, S. & Janeslätt, G. (2017). Prövning av validitet hos den svenska versionen av Assessment of Time Management Skills (ATMS-S). Paper presented at AT-Forum, Malmö, Sweden, May 10-11, 2017.
Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , Holmefur, M. & Arvidsson, P. (2015). Reliabilitetsprövning av Weekly Calendar Planning Activity (WCPA): ett instrument för att mäta exekutiva funktioner. Paper presented at Arbetsterapiforum 2015: nationell forskningskonferens, Malmö, Sweden, 2015.
Holmqvist, K. (2014). Occupational therapist practice patterns in relation to clients with cognitive impairment following acquired brain injury. In: 16th International Congress of the World federation of Occupational Therapists. Paper presented at 16th International Congress of the World federation of Occupational Therapists, Yokohama, Japan, June 18-21, 2014..
Holmqvist, K. (2014). Therapeutic use of self as defined by Swedish occupational therapists working with clients with cognitive impairments following acquired brain injury. Paper presented at 16th International Congress of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists, Yokohama, Japan, June 18-21, 2014..
Lidström-Holmqvist, K. , Kamwendo, K. & Ivarsson, A. (2007). Arbetsterapi för personer med kognitiva svårigheter efter förvärvad hjärnskada. Paper presented at At-Forum och Nordisk kongress för arbetsterapeuter Stockholm, 2007.

Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries

Lidström Holmqvist, K. (2012). Occupational therapy practice for clients with cognitive impairments following aquired brain injury: occupational therapists' perspective. (Doctoral dissertation). (Comprehensive summary) Örebro: Örebro universitet.

Reports

Holmqvist, K. , Ivarsson, A. , Olstam, M. , Pettersson, I. & Yilmaz, M. (2011). Kartläggning kognitiva hjälpmedel: Projektrapport. Sundbyberg: Hjälpmedelsinstitutet.