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Selma Salihovic

Title: Senior Lecturer School/office: School of Law, Psychology and Social Work


Phone: +46 19 301407

Room: L2536

Selma Salihovic

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About Selma Salihovic

Selma Salihovic is a senior lecturer in Psychology and researcher affiliated to the Center for Lifespan Developmental Research (LEADER) at Örebro University, Sweden. Her research interest lie in the area of developmental psychology. Specifically, Selma is interested in the development of psychopathy in adolescents, and the factors that mitigate and exacerbate antisocial behavior.


Currently, Selma Salihovic is vice dean for strategic development and education at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Örebro University.


Articles in journals |  Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries | 

Articles in journals

Salihovic, S. & Stattin, H. (2017). Psychopathic traits and delinquency trajectories in adolescence. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 39 (1), 15-24.
Salihovic, S. , Özdemir, M. & Kerr, M. (2014). Trajectories of adolescent psychopathic traits. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 36 (1), 47-59.
Salihovic, S. , Kerr, M. , Özdemir, M. & Pakalniskiene, V. (2012). Directions of effects between adolescent psychopathic traits and parental behavior. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 40 (6), 957-969.
Tilton-Weaver, L. , Kerr, M. , Pakalniskeine, V. , Tokic, A. , Salihovic, S. & Stattin, H. (2010). Open up or close down: how do parental reactions affect youth information management?. Journal of Adolescence, 33 (2), 333-346.

Doctoral theses, comprehensive summaries

Salihovic, S. (2013). A developmental perspective on psychopathic traits in adolescence. (Doctoral dissertation). (Comprehensive summary) Örebro: Örebro universitet.