Marianne Vibeke Trondsen


Marianne V. Trondsen, senior researcher and MSc, has worked as a researcher at the centre since 2003. She also works part time for the organisation BarnsBeste, as head of a national, multi-disciplinary research network focusing on children who are dependent of parents suffering from mental illness, drug addiction or serious physical illness. She has previously worked with preventative work aimed at adolescents in the fields of mental health and alcohol and drug treatment. Trondsen graduated from the University of Tromsø with a master in sociology in 1998, and completed her PhD degree in 2014 at the same university.

Her doctoral thesis deals with the importance of an Internet-based self-help group for adolescents with mentally ill parents related to the online service Through various research projects, she has published articles nationally and internationally on the use of telemedicine/e-health for various purposes, particularly within mental health. She has also written several book chapters and edited an anthology published in 2015 on measures for children who are dependents.

In her research, she has focused particularly on patient and family perspectives, and has extensive experience with the use of qualitative research methodology. She is also interested in science communication, and regularly lectures and teaches students, researchers and professionals in various disciplines. In autumn 2016 she will kick off a three year postdoctoral project "Living with mental illness: Digital media as a coping tool" with both patients and their families as the target group.

Marianne Trondsen

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Tel: +47 415 10 792

Title: Senior Researcher

Department: Personal E-health

CRIStin profile

Marianne's projects

Project title Year Theme Project management
Living with Mental Illness: Using Digital Media to Cope 2016 - 2022 Citizen services
Marianne Trondsen
VIDEOCARE: Decentralized Emergency Care through Videoconferencing 2012 - 2017 Citizen services
Marianne Trondsen
Health Talk Norway 2015 - 2016 Citizen services
Velferdsteknologi for barn og unge med funksjonsnedsettelser 2016 - 2020 Citizen services
Undine Knarvik

Marianne's publications in Cristin

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Marianne's project reports

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2020 02 Hele døgnet, hele uka, hele livsløpet - Velferdsteknologi som del av et helhetlig tilbud for barn og unge med funksjonsnedsettelser - En kvalitativ studie i Bodø kommune Undine Knarvik, Gunn Hilde Rotvold, Marianne Trondsen
2020 01 Kunnskapsoppsummering: Internasjonal litteraturstudie om velferdsteknologi for barn og unge med funksjonsnedsettelser Undine Knarvik, Karianne Lind, Gunn Hilde Rotvold, Marianne Trondsen
2019 05 Velferdsteknologi for barn og unge med funksjonsnedsettelser Marianne Trondsen, Undine Knarvik
2018 01 Introduction of Welfare Technology for Children and Youths with Functional Disabilities Gunn Hilde Rotvold, Undine Knarvik, Marianne Trondsen
2017 06 Velferdsteknologi for barn og unge med funksjonsnedsettelser Marianne Trondsen, Undine Knarvik
2016 02 Kunnskapsoppsummering - Eksisterende velferdsteknologiutprøvinger i Norden for barn og unge med funksjonsnedsettelser Undine Knarvik, Marianne Trondsen

Marianne's fact sheets

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2019 01 VIDEOCARE: Akuttpsykiatrisk hjelp via videokonferanse Marianne Trondsen