• Female

R. Van der Valk MSc

Position: PhD student
Main activities: Patient care, Research
Specialisation: Stress sensitivity in early onset psychotic disorder
Focus of research:

Stress sensitivity in people with recent onset psychotic disorder: clinical features (symptoms), treatment (mindfulness) and biological features (structures and pre pulse inhibition)

AMC themes: Neurological & Psychiatric Disorders
Departments: Psychiatry: Adult Psychiatry
Schirmbeck F, Boyette LL, van der Valk R, Meijer C, Dingemans P, van R, de Haan L, Kahn RS, van Os J, Wiersma D, Bruggeman R, Cahn W, Myin-Germeys I, Relevance of Five-Factor Model personality traits for obsessive-compulsive symptoms in patients with psychotic disorders and their un-affected siblings. PSYCHIAT RES 2015;225 (3):464-470 [PubMed]
de Haan L, Sterk B, van der Valk R, Presence of obsessive compulsive symptoms in first-episode schizophrenia or related disorders is associated with subjective well-being and quality of life. EARLY INTERV PSYCHIA 2013;7 (3):285-290 [PubMed]
van der Valk R, van de Waerdt S, Meijer CJ, van den Hout I, de Haan L, Feasibility of mindfulness-based therapy in patients recovering from a first psychotic episode: a pilot study. EARLY INTERV PSYCHIA 2013;7 (1):64-70 [PubMed]
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