Sebastian Gabrielsson
Sebastian Gabrielsson

Sebastian Gabrielsson

Senior Lecturer
Luleå University of Technology
Nursing Care
Department of Health Sciences
+46 (0)920 493227
D815 Luleå

Sebastian is a senior lecturer/assistant professor in nursing and a registered nurse specialized in psychiatric care. In his 2015 doctoral thesis he explored the content and context of adult psychiatric inpatient care from the perspective of professional caregivers. He has a clinical background in acute psychiatric care.

He has been involved in teaching at university level since 2006, mainly within first cycle nursing education and second cycle psychiatric nursing education. He is interested in flexible, relational, web based pedagogical solutions.

His research experience and interest focus on psychiatry and mental health with expertise in psychiatric mental health nursing. He is mainly involved in the development, promotion and evaluation of recovery oriented reflective practice in psychiatric and mental health services. He is interested in the development and application of qualitative and mixed methods. Sebastian is a member of the research network of the Swedish Association of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurses.


  • Programme director, Postgraduate diploma programme in specialist nursing, psychiatric care
  • Editor-in-chief of Psyche published by the Swedish Association of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurses
  • Member of the national ethics board of the Swedish Society of Nursing
  • Peer reviewer for Issues in Mental Health Nursing, International Journal of Mental Health Nursing, and International Journal of Qualitative Studies on Health and Well-being

Related documents


Conference paper

A moral endeavour in a demoralizing context (2016)

Psychiatric inpatient care from the perspective of professional caregivers
Gabrielsson. S
Part of: American Psychiatric Nurses Association 30th Annual Conference, Hartford, Connecticut, October 19-22, 2016., 2016
Article in journal

Mot en hållbar omvårdnadsutveckling (2016)

Gabrielsson. S, Ejneborn-Looi. G
Psyche, ISSN: 0283-3468, Vol. 2016, nr. 1, s. 14-17