Sinikka Luutonen
Adjunct professor, clinical lecturer

Adjunct Professor, Psychiatry (Department of Clinical Medicine)
Clinical Lecturer, Psychiatry (Department of Clinical Medicine)

sinluu@utu.fi







Areas of expertise
Psychotherapy; general hospital psychiatry

Biography

- MD 1982

- specialist in geriatrics 1990

- PhD 1995

- specialist in psychiatry 1996

- psychotherapist 2004

- training psychotherapist 2007

- adjunct professor 2012

- clinical lecturer at the university of Turku since 1997





Research

My earliest interest in research was orthostatic hypotension in the field of geriatrics. Later on, after specializing in psychiatry, my research topics have been depression, psychosomatics and early psychosis.



Teaching

I teach medical students and residents in psychiatry. During the last years, my main interest in teaching has been psychotherapy. I am the leader of the psychotherapy training for residents in psychiatry and adolescent psychiatry at the university of Turku.



Publications
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A study on the association of psychiatric diagnoses and childhood adversities with suicide risk (2019)
Nordic Journal of Psychiatry
Raimo K.R. Salokangas, Sinikka Luutonen, Markus Heinimaa, Tiina From, Jarmo Hietala
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

One-session cognitive behavior treatment for long-term frequent attenders in primary care: randomized controlled trial (2019)
Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care
Luutonen Sinikka, Santalahti Anne, Mäkinen Mia, Vahlberg Tero, Rautava Päivi
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Patient-Made Videos as a Tool of Self-Observation Enhancing Self-Reflection in Psychotherapy: Description of the Method and a Clinical Case (2019)
Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy
Tarja Koffert, Sinikka Luutonen, Päivi M. Niemi, Juhani Tiuraniemi, Elisa Nordström, Matti Keinänen, Jarmo Hietala
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Effect of administrative information on visit rate of frequent attenders in primary health care: ten-year follow-up study (2018)
BMC Family Practice
Santalahti AK, Vahlberg TJ, Luutonen SH, Rautava PT
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Effect of childhood adversities on alcohol problems is mainly mediated by depression (2018)
American Journal on Addictions
Raimo K. R. Salokangas, Tiina From, Sinikka Luutonen, Henri R. W. Salokangas, Jarmo Hietala
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Determinants of costs of care for patients attending primary care (2017)
Psychiatria Fennica
Salokangas Henri, From Tiina, Luutonen Sinikka, Hietala Jarmo, Salokangas Raimo
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Psykoterapeuttikoulutuksesta apua psykiatripulaan? (2017)
Lääkärilehti
Luutonen S, Scheinin N, Heinimaa M, Hietala J
(
D1 Article in a trade journal)

Childhood Adversities and Suicidality in Clinical Samples (2016)
Early Intervention in Psychiatry
Luutonen S, Salokangas RKR, Heinimaa M, From T, Hietala J
(
O2 Other)

Psychometric properties of the Trauma and Distress Scale, TADS, in an adult community sample in Finland (2016)
European Journal of Psychotraumatology
Salokangas RKR, Schultze-Lutter F, Patterson P, von Reventlow HG, Heinimaa M, From T, Luutonen S, Hankala J, Kotimaki M, Tuominen L
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Health-related quality of life during adjuvant radiotherapy in breast cancer (2014)
Quality of Life Research
Sinikka Luutonen, Harri Sintonen, Teija Stormi, Eeva Salminen
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Psykiatrian kehityskulkuja Suomessa – kirjallisuusarvostelu (2014)
Lääkärilehti
Sinikka Luutonen, Tuula Saleva
(
D1 Article in a trade journal)

Short-term functional outcome and premorbid adjustment in clinical high-risk patients. Results of the EPOS project (2014)
European Psychiatry
Salokangas RKR, Heinimaa M, From T, Löyttyniemi E, Ilonen T, Luutonen S, Hietala J, Svirskis T, von Reventlow HG, Juckel G, Linszen D, Dingemans P, Birchwood M, Patterson P, Schultze-Lutter F, Ruhrman S, Klosterkötter J; the EPOS group
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Childhood trauma and premorbid adjustment among individuals at clinical high risk for psychosis and normal control subjects (2013)
Early Intervention in Psychiatry
Tikka Maria, Luutonen Sinikka, Ilonen Tuula, Tuominen Lauri, Kotimäki Mika, Hankala Juha, Salokangas Raimo K R
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Fullness of life and functional outcome in clinical high-risk patients – Results of the EPOS project (2013)
Psychiatria Fennica
Salokangas RK, From T, Heinimaa M, Ilonen T, Luutonen S, Hietala J, Svirskis T, von Reventlow HG, Juckel G, Linszen D, Dingemans P, Birchwood M, Patterson P, Ruhrmann S, Klosterkötter J, the EPOS Group
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Nurse-led interpersonal counselling for depressive symptoms in patients with myocardial infarction (2013)
Cardiology
Oranta O, Luutonen S, Salokangas RKR, Vahlberg T, Leino-Kilpi H
(
O2 Other)

Prediction of psychosis in clinical high-risk patients by the Schizotypal Personality Questionnaire. Results of the EPOS project (2013)
European Psychiatry
Salokangas RKR, Dingemans P, Heinimaa M, Svirskis T, Luutonen S, Hietala J, Ruhrmann S, Juckel G, von Reventlow HG, Linszen D, Birchwood M, Patterson P, Schultze-Lutter F, Klosterkotter J
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Psychosocial outcome in patients at clinical high risk of psychosis – a prospective follow-up (2013)
Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology
Raimo K R Salokangas, Dorien H Nieman, Markus Heinimaa, Tanja Svirskis, Sinikka Luutonen, Tiina From, Heinrich Graf von Reventlow, Georg Juckel, Don Linszen, Peter Dingemans, Max Birchwood, Paul Patterson, Frauke Schultze-Lutter, Joachim Klosterkötter, Stephan Ruhrmann, The EPOS group
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)

Supporting and inhibiting factors in recovery experienced by the patients after myocardial infarction during an 18-month follow-up (2013)
Journal of Nursing Education and Practice
Olli Oranta, Sinikka Luutonen, Helena Leino-Kilpi
(
A1 Journal article – refereed)


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