Douglas Sjöwall

Douglas Sjöwall

Adjunct Lecturer | Docent
Visiting address: Nobelsväg 9, 17195 Solna
Postal address: K8 Klinisk neurovetenskap, K8 Psykologi GU Pedagogik, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • Douglas Sjöwall's clinical affiliation is at Habilitation &
  • Health,
    Stockholm, where he has a position as coordinator at the Unit for Research,
    Development and Education. His research affiliation is at Center for
    Neurodevelopmental Disorders at Karolinska Institutet, KIND.
    Research article (Sjöwall et al., 2013) selected by Journal of Child
    Psychology and Psychiatry (JCPP) as being one of the 30 most influential
    articles addressing neuropsychology and ADHD (DOI: 10.1111/jcpp.12360)
    Master in Psychology, 2010.
    P.h.D. in Clinical Psychology, The Karolinska Institutet, 2015.


  • Dr Sjöwalls publications are well cited and cover both theoretical and
    intervention studies. His current research involves development and
    scientific evaluations of intervention programs (psychoeducational,
    cognitive, and behavioral) for individuals with psychological or
    physiological disabilities. A major goal is to improve future health through
    proactive healthcare.


  • Douglas has developed and manages a 7, 5 hp course, “Disability
    Psychology” at KI. He lectures at the psychology program at KI, Specialist
    training program for psychologist, Habilitation &
  • Health, and KTH.


All other publications


  • Adjunct Lecturer, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, 2023-2025

Degrees and Education

  • Docent, Karolinska Institutet, 2023
  • Degree Of Doctor Of Philosophy, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, 2015

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