Norwegian version
Tilmann von Soest

Tilmann von Soest

Fields of study

Academic disciplines


Subject areas

Youth   Psykisk helse   Young i Norway Survey

Research projects

  • Adolescents in Oslo in the Time of the COVID-19 Pandemic

    The aim of the study was to map young people’s everyday life and quality of life, and how they experience the COVID-19 pandemic while they were still subject to strict restrictions.

  • Young in Norway

    Young in Norway is Norway's first major longitudinal study of youth. It follows people from adolescence to adulthood. The last data collection was carried out in autumn 2020 and spring 2021.

Scientific publications

Hygen, Beate Wold; Skalicka, Vera; Coplan, Robert; Fredriksen, Eivor; von Soest, Tilmann ; Bekkhus, Mona (2024). Norwegian Adolescents in the Initial Stages of COVID-19 Restrictions. Links between In-Person vs Digital Interactions, Digital Media Use Loneliness, and Mental Health Problems among. Journal of Media Psychology.

Pedersen, Willy ; Frøyland, Lars Roar ; Enstad, Frøydis ; von Soest, Tilmann Martin (2024). Oslo – den delte byen: ungdom, rus og sosioøkonomisk status.

Rodriguez-Cano, Ruben; Lotre, Karianne; von Soest, Tilmann ; Rognli, Eline B.; Bramness, Jørgen Gustav (2024). Loneliness in adolescence and prescription of psychotropic drugs in adulthood: 23-year longitudinal population-based and registry study. BJPsych Open. Vol. 10.

Wiker, Thea; Pedersen, Mads Lund; Ferschmann, Lia; Beck, Dani; Norbom, Linn Christin Bonaventure; Dahl, Andreas; von Soest, Tilmann Martin ; Agartz, Ingrid; Andreassen, Ole; Moberget, Torgeir ; Westlye, Lars Tjelta; Huster, Rene Jürgen; Tamnes, Christian Krog (2023). Assessing the Longitudinal Associations Between Decision-Making Processes and Attention Problems in Early Adolescence. 15 p. Research on Child and Adolescent Psychopathology.

Kozák, Michal; Bakken, Anders ; von Soest, Tilmann Martin (2023). Psychosocial well-being before, during and after the COVID-19 pandemic: a nationwide study of more than half a million Norwegian adolescents. Nature Mental Health.

Rodriguez Cano, Ruben; Kypriotakis, George; Cortes Garcia, Laura; Bakken, Anders ; von Soest, Tilmann Martin (2023). Polysubstance use and its correlation with psychosocial and health risk behaviours among more than 95,000 Norwegian adolescents during the COVID-19 pandemic (January to May 2021): a latent profile analysis. The Lancet Regional Health - Europe.

Ferschmann, Lia; Overweg, Ingrid; Dégeilh, Fanny; Bekkhus, Mona ; Havdahl, Alexandra; von Soest, Tilmann Martin ; Tamnes, Christian Krog (2023). Development of prosocial behavior and inhibitory control in late childhood: A longitudinal exploration of sex differences and reciprocal relations. Child Development. Vol. 95.

Bergunde, Luisa; Karl, Marlene; Schälicke, Sarah; Weise, Victoria; Mack, Judith T.; von Soest, Tilmann Martin ; Gao, Wei; Weidner, Kerstin; Garthus-Niegel, Susan; Steudte-Schmiedgen, Susann (2023). Childbirth-related posttraumatic stress symptoms – examining associations with hair endocannabinoid concentrations during pregnancy and lifetime trauma. Translational Psychiatry. Vol. 13.

Hegemann, Laura; Askeland, Ragna Bugge; Valand, Stian Barbo; Øyen, Anne-Siri; Schjølberg, Synnve; Bal, Vanessa H; Bishop, Somer L; Stoltenberg, Camilla; von Soest, Tilmann ; Hannigan, Laurie John; Havdahl, Alexandra (2023). Measuring autism-associated traits in the general population: Factor structure and measurement invariance across sex and diagnosis status of the Social Communication Questionnaire. 15 p. Autism.

Constantinou, Andrea; von Soest, Tilmann Martin ; Zachrisson, Henrik Daae; Torvik, Fartein Ask; Cheesman, Rosa Catherine Gillespie; Ystrøm, Eivind (2023). Childhood personality and academic performance: A sibling fixed-effects study. 12 p. Journal of Personality.

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