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Boo Johansson

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Boo Johansson

boo.johansson@psy.gu.se
+46 31 786 1656

Room number: 441
Postal Address: Box 500, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Haraldsgatan 1 , 41314 Göteborg


Department of Psychology (More Information)
Box 500
405 30 Göteborg
www.psy.gu.se
psykologi@psy.gu.se
Visiting Address: Haraldsgatan 1 , 413 14 Göteborg

About Boo Johansson

Biography

  • 2001 - Professor of Psychology, especially geropsychology, Dept. of Psychology, University of Gothenburg.
  • 1993- Adjunct Professor of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, USA.
  • 1975-2001 Research Psychologist, Associate Professor, Professor, Institute of Gerontology, University College of Health Sciences, Jönköping.
     
  • 1995 Specialist Diploma in Clinical Psychology
  • 1990 Associate professor (docent affiliation), Dept. of Psychology, University of Gothenburg
  • 1985 Ph.D in psychology, Dept. of Psychology, University of Gothenburg
  • 1982 Licenced psychologist
  • 1975 BA in psychology, Uppsala university.

Teaching

  • Geropsychology- Adult Development and Aging
  • Cognitive health – Neuropsychology
  • Mental Health and Well-being in Aging

Research interests

Cognition, cognitive and mental health in late adulthood and aging. Normal aging, compromised cognition, and dementia. Clinical, twin, and longitudinal population-based aging studies.

Current research

 

OCTO TWIN Study (project catalogue)

Selected publications

 

Latest publications

The Role of Personality in Retirement Adjustment: Longitudinal Effects on Life Satisfaction
Isabelle Hansson, Georg Henning, Sandra Buratti, Magnus Lindwall, Marie Kivi et al.
GSA Annual Scientific Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, November 13-17, 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

A Multi-study Coordinated Meta-analysis of Pulmonary Function and Cognition in Aging
E. C. Duggan, A. M. Piccinin, S. Clouston, A. V. Koval, A. Robitaille et al.
Journals of Gerontology Series a-Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Longitudinal correspondence between subjective and objective memory in the oldest old: A parallel process model by gender
J. W. Jones, E. B. Fauth, M. Ernsth Bravell, Boo Johansson, T. Ledermann
European Journal of Ageing, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Direct and Indirect Associations between Personality and Life Satisfaction in the Retirement Transition
Isabelle Hansson, Georg Henning, Sandra Buratti, Magnus Lindwall, Boo Johansson et al.
International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region Congress (IAGG-ER), Gothenburg, Sweden, May 23-25, 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

Disentangling the Mechanisms of Retirement Adjustment: Determinants and Consequences of Subjective Well-Being
Isabelle Hansson, Sandra Buratti, Valgeir Thorvaldsson, Boo Johansson, Anne Ingeborg Berg
International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region Congress (IAGG-ER), Gothenburg, Sweden, May 23-25, 2019, Conference contribution 2019
Conference contribution

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2015

Psychology of Longevity
Boo Johansson, Pär Bjälkebring
Encyclopedia of Geropsychology, Singapore, Springer, Chapter in book 2015
Chapter in book

Does education explain the terminal decline in the oldest-old? Evidence from two longitudinal studies of ageing
Dorina Cadar, Blossom C. M. Stephan, Carol Jagger, Boo Johansson, Scott M. Hofer et al.
The Lancet, Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

Is education a demographic dividend? The role of cognitive reserve in dementia-related cognitive decline: a comparison of six longitudinal studies of ageing
Dorina Cadar, Blossom C. M. Stephan, Carol Jagger, Nikhil Sharma, Carole Dufouil et al.
The Lancet, Elsevier, Conference contribution 2015
Conference contribution

2014

Long-Term Outcome for ADL Following the Health-Promoting RCT—Elderly Persons in the Risk Zone.
Susanne Gustafsson, Kajsa Eklund, Katarina Wilhelmson, Boo Johansson, Greta Häggblom Kronlöf et al.
22th Nordic Congress of Gerontology. Gothenburg Sweden: 25-28 may 2014, Conference contribution 2014
Conference contribution

Physical activity and cognitive functioning in the oldest old: Within- and between-person cognitive and psychosocial mediators
A Robitaille, G Muniz, Magnus Lindwall, A.M Piccinin, L Hoffman et al.
European Journal of Ageing, Journal article 2014
Journal article

Long-Term Outcome for ADL Following the Health-Promoting RCT—Elderly Persons in the Risk Zone.
Susanne Gustafsson, Kajsa Eklund, Katarina Wilhelmson, Boo Johansson, Greta Häggblom Kronlöf et al.
The World Federation of Occupatioinal Therapists conference in Yokohama, Japan, 18 june 2014, Poster 2014
Poster

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