Astrid Moell

Astrid Moell

Phd Student
Visiting address: Barn- o ungdomspsykiatriskt forkningscentrum,Gävlegatan 22B, plan 8, 11330 Stockholm
Postal address: K8 Klinisk neurovetenskap, K8 CPF Högström, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • PhD-student at the Centre for Psychiatry Research.
    Combines research with clinical work as a specialist (MD) at a child and adolescent psychiatric inpatient unit in CAMHS Stockholm.

    Specialist in child and adolescent psychiatry since 2022.
    PhD-student at the Dept. of Clinical Neuroscience at Karolinska Institutet since 2022.
    Works as a medical doctor in child and adolescent psychiatry in Region Stockholm since 2015.
    Medical degree from Karolinska Institutet 2011, Licensed to practice medicine 2015.


  • My research concerns compulsory care and coercive measures in child and adolescent psychiatric inpatient care.


  • Since 2023 I lecture on the medical program regarding child and adolescent psychiatry.
    2022-2023 I co-supervised two psychology students, Nora Eder and Kristin Nordenberg in their master's thesis "Moral distress among staff in child and adolescent mental health services inpatient care in Sweden".



  • Compulsory psychiatric care, coercive measures, and perceived coercion in child and adolescent psychiatric inpatient care
    ALF Medicin Project Grant
    1 January 2024 - 31 December 2026


  • Phd Student, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, 2022-2025

Degrees and Education

  • University Medical Degree, Karolinska Institutet, 2011

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