My research draws together psychology, psychiatry, sociology, and pedagogy with the aim to unravel the psychosocial mechanisms of resilience in youth. Using an idiographic approach (i.e., Experience Sampling Methods), I investigate to what extent youth’s resilience - and the intergenerational transmission thereof - is shaped by contextual factors in daily life.
When I am not working, I enjoy bootcamp (i.e., workout outside), gardening, reading, cooking, and spending time with friends and family.See my full CV here.
PhD in Psychiatry, 2017
University Medical Center Groningen
MSc (research) Sociology, 2013
Interuniversity Centre Social Sciences & Methodology (ICS)
BSc in Social Work/ Psychology, 2011
Hanze University of Applied Sciences
Large national crowdsourcing study into child and adolescent mental health and well-being.
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Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) is the leading cause of disability worldwide. The cardinal features of MDD are depressed mood and anhedonia. Anhedonia is defined as a markedly diminished interest or pleasure in all, or almost all, activities of the day, and has generally been investigated on group-level using retrospective data (e.