About Rowella Kuipers[email protected]
Rowella Kuijpers grew up in Wijchen, a neighbouring village of Nijmegen, The Netherlands. She received her master degree in Developmental Psychology at the Radboud University in Nijmegen (1999) and has been a registered mental health psychologist with a post-graduate clinical degree (GZ-psychologist) since 2005. Currently she is working as a mental health psychologist at the Radboud Ambulatorium Youth team, an academic outpatient mental health facility, belonging to the Faculty of Social Sciences. She is also teaching at the department of Educational Science (Pedagogische Wetenschappen en Onderwijskunde) at the Radboud University Nijmegen. In 2015 she received her PhD concerning the evaluation of a child self-report instrument (The Dominic Interactive). Her main interests are in development, assessment, and prevention and intervention of child and adolescent anxiety and depression (with a focus on anxiety), and psychological screening and assessment in general.