Current position and affiliation: Chief for Professional Affairs, The Finnish Psychological Association
Involvement with youth mental health and research interests and activities:
Clinical psychologist with specialist degree in psychotherapy. Over 10 years of clinical experience in adolescent psychiatry and work on developing psychosocial treatment processes in public mental health care with adolescents. Currently doing research on the effectiveness of psychotherapeutic interventions for adolescents in naturalistic settings. The research focuses on outcome, adolescent’s expectations, alliance, treatment drop-outs and adolescent’s experiences on psychotherapeutic interventions. Working also with implementing the Finnish version of the Young Person's Clinical Outcomes in Routine Evaluation (YP-CORE) questionnaire.
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