The Department of Clinical, Neuro and Developmental psychology is now a WHO Collaborative Centre

The Department of Clinical, Neuro and Developmental psychology has been designated as a WHO Collaborative Centre, focused on Research and Dissemination of Psychological Interventions. Prof. Pim Cuijpers and dr. Marit Sijbrandij are the heads of the Centre. The Centre will support the WHO in the development and evaluation of scalable psychological intervention for mental health problems, to collaborate with the WHO in synthesizing evidence on scalable psychological interventions and contribute to WHO guidelines development. Dr. Sijbrandij says: “We have worked with the WHO for several years now in several projects aimed at the development and dissemination of psychological interventions, and we are happy with this formalisation of the collaboration. We look forward to further working with the WHO in improving the lives of people with mental health problems”.

For more information you can contact Pim Cuijpers or Marit Sijbrandij.