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Mikkel Magnus Thørrisen

Mikkel Magnus Thørrisen


PhD in Health Sciences from Oslo Metropolitan University, Master in Health and Social Psychology, and Bachelor in Psychology from University of Oslo.

Research topics:
- Public and occupational health
- Alcohol and work
- Addiction and health psychology
- Work inclusion and occupational rehabilitation
- Knowledge translation and implementation
- Health services
- Educational research

Research projects:
- The WIRUS project (Workplace Interventions preventing Risky alcohol Use and Sick leave)
- The Now What2 project: Rethinking return to work services for long-term sick listed employees
- Future School Health Services
- INSchool - Youth dropout from high school
- Approaches to Studying among Occupational Therapy Students

Teaching and supervising:
Academic writing; Alcohol and work; Health management; Interventions; Knowledge translation; Occupational health; Psychology; Public health; Quantitative research methodology; Bachelor and master theses

Fields of study

Academic disciplines

Health sciences   Psychology

Subject areas

Health psychology   Quanitative research methods   Behavior   Addiction medicine   Occupational Therapy   Arbeidsrettet rehabilitering   Arbeidsliv og Rus   Arbeidshelse   Knowledge translation   Workplace Interventions   Life style adjustment   Complex interventions

Research projects

Scientific publications

Thørrisen, Mikkel Magnus; Skogen, Jens Christoffer; Bonsaksen, Tore; Skarpaas, Lisebet Skeie; Aas, Randi Wågø (2022). Are workplace factors associated with employee alcohol use? The WIRUS cross-sectional study. BMJ Open . Vol. 12.

Sadeghi, Talieh; Wiers-Jenssen, Jannecke; Thørrisen, Mikkel Magnus (2022). International student mobility and labour market outcomes: the role of personality dimensions. 24 p. Research in Comparative and International Education .

Thørrisen, Mikkel Magnus; Sadeghi, Talieh; Bonsaksen, Tore; Graham, Ian D.; Aas, Randi Wågø (2022). Working with alcohol prevention in occupational health services: “knowing how” is more important than “knowing that” – the WIRUS OHS study. 12 p. Addiction science & clinical practice . Vol. 17.

Bonsaksen, Tore; Thørrisen, Mikkel Magnus; Hashemi, Neda; de Porras, David Gimeno Ruiz; Aas, Randi Wågø (2022). Do health professionals’ attitudes towards alcohol use matter for alcohol prevention efforts? Results from the WIRUS-OHS study. BMC Health Services Research . Vol. 22.

Soleiman Pour Hashemi, Neda; Skogen, Jens Christoffer; Sevic, Aleksandra; Thørrisen, Mikkel Magnus; Rimstad, Silje Lill; Sagvaag, Hildegunn; Riper, Heleen; Aas, Randi Wågø (2022). A systematic review and meta-analysis uncovering the relationship between alcohol consumption and sickness absence. When type of design, data, and sickness absence make a difference. PLOS ONE . Vol. 17.

Thørrisen, Mikkel Magnus; Sadeghi, Talieh; Wiers-Jenssen, Jannecke (2021). Internal consistency and structural validity of the Norwegian translation of the Ten-Item Personality Inventory. 9 p. Frontiers in Psychology . Vol. 12.

Bonsaksen, Tore; Thørrisen, Mikkel Magnus; Skogen, Jens Christoffer; Hesse, Morten; Aas, Randi Wågø (2021). Are Demanding Job Situations Associated with Alcohol-Related Presenteeism? The WIRUS-Screening Study. 14 p. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH) . Vol. 18. 260640

Thørrisen, Mikkel Magnus; Bonsaksen, Tore; Skogen, Jens Christoffer; Skarpaas, Lisebet Skeie; Sevic, Aleksandra; Mechelen, Willem van; Aas, Randi Wågø (2021). Willingness to participate in alcohol prevention interventions targeting risky drinking employees. The WIRUS project. 11 p. Frontiers in Public Health . Vol. 9.

Moe, Marte Slemskogen Hartz; Aas, Randi Wågø; Thørrisen, Mikkel Magnus (2020). Tid brukt på daglige aktiviteter og alkoholbruk - WIRUS screening studien. Ergoterapeuten . Vol. 63.

Thørrisen, Mikkel Magnus; Mørk, Gry; Åsli, Lene Angel; Gramstad, Astrid; Stigen, Linda; Magne, Trine A; Carstensen, Tove; Johnson, Susanne Grødem; Brown, Ted; Lim, Hua Beng; Fong, Kenneth; Bonsaksen, Tore (2020). Student characteristics associated with dominant approaches to studying: Comparing a national and an international sample. 12 p. Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy .

These publications are obtained from Cristin. The list may be incomplete