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Ann Frisén


Ann Frisén
+46 31 786 1645

Room number: 427
Postal Address: Box 500, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Haraldsgatan 1 , 41314 Göteborg

Department of Psychology (More Information)
Box 500
405 30 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Haraldsgatan 1 , 413 14 Göteborg

About Ann Frisén

Ann Frisén (previously Ann Erling) is a Licensed Psychologist since 1995. She received her Ph.D. at the University of Gothenburg in 1999, the title of thesis was: ‘Psychological development in children of short stature’. She is a professor of psychology at the University of Gothenburg since 2009. Ann Frisén is also a member of the management committee of COST action COST Action IS1210 Appearance matters – tackling the physical and psychosocial consequences of dissatisfaction with appearance.

Ann has been teaching and coordinating courses among several of the educations given at the department. Her teaching has mainly concerned developmental psychology and dissertation work in the psychologist program.

Research interests
Ann’s primary research interests are in the area of developmental psychology, especially: bullying (mainly cyberbullying), body image and identity. Ann is part of the research group
Gothenburg Research unit on Youth Development (GReY)

Current research
Some of the research projects are listed below:
GoLD - Gothenburg Longitudinal study of Development
GREEN - Gothenburg Research on Ethnicity-related Experiences and Narratives
MoS - Mobbning och Skola (Bullying and School)
AKTION MOT NÄTMOBBNING – en utvärdering av en intervention mot nätmobbning (Action against cyberbullying – an intervention)



Latest publications

Barns psykologiska utveckling – från nyfödd till skola
Philip Hwang, Ann Frisén
Förskolan och barns utveckling: Grundbok för förskollärare. Andra reviderade upplgan., Malmö, Gleerups Utbildning AG, Chapter in book 2020
Chapter in book

High school students’ suggestions for supporting younger pupils counteract cyberbullying
Sofia Berne, Ann Frisén, Josephine Oskarsson
Scandinavian Journal of Psychology, Journal article 2020
Journal article

"Being stuck between two worlds": Identity configurations of occupational and family identities.
Fanny Gyberg, Ann Frisén, Moin Syed
Identity. An International Journal of Theory and Research, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Systematic review of body image measures
Johanna Kling, Linda Kwakkenbos, Phillippa Diedrichs, Nichola Rumsey, Ann Frisén et al.
Body image, Review article 2019
Review article

Cyberbullying in Childhood and Adolescence: Assessment, Negative Consequences and Prevention Strategies
Sofia Berne, Ann Frisén, Jesper Berne
Policing Schools: School Violence and the Juridification of Youth, Switzerland, Springer Nature Switzerland AG, Chapter in book 2019
Chapter in book

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Cyberbullying and Body Dissatisfaction in Swedish Children and Adolescents
Ann Frisén, Sofia Berne
International Conference on Cyberbullying: COST IS0801, 28-30 June, Sorbonne, Paris, Conference paper 2012
Conference paper

Identity Formation and Body-Esteem among Swedish 18-year-olds
Maria Wängqvist, Ann Frisén, Sara Henriksson
Symposium at the 13th Biennal Conference for the European Association for Research on Adolescence, Spetses, Greece, 29/8-1/9, 2012, Conference paper 2012
Conference paper

Parent’s influence on the Identity Development of Swedish Emerging Adults
Maria Wängqvist, Ann Frisén
Poster presented at the Society for Research on Adolescence biennial meeting, Vancouver, Canada, 8-10 March, 2012, Poster 2012

Processes of cyberbullying, and feelings of remorse by bullies: A pilot study
Robert Slonje, Peter K Smith, Ann Frisén
European Journal of Developmental Psychology, Journal article 2012
Journal article


I would tell my mum and dad-Cyberbullying amongst Swedish fourth graders and their suggested ways to stop it
Sofia Berne, Kalle Nytell, Ann Frisén
Abstract Book, ADOLESCENTS AND SOCIAL MEDIA: GUIDELINES AND COPING STRATEGIES FOR CYBERBULLYING, COST IS0801 3rd Workshop, University of Turku, Department of Nursing Science, 13.05.2011, Conference paper 2011
Conference paper

Ann Frisén
Nationell skolkonferens i Rädda Barnens regi, Stockholm, 8 Oktober , Conference contribution 2011
Conference contribution

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