PhD research at Tranzo, Academic Workplace for the Elderly, part of the Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences at Tilburg University. The research focuses on the development of learning methodologies based on completed scientific research for the education of carers and (auxiliary-) nurses working in inpatient care for the elderly. The studies are implemented in education and healthcare practice. The impact of the learning methods on the knowledge and skills of care professionals and on the quality of people-oriented care is investigated.
Trainer in the field of communication, listening, compassion and personal effectiveness in healthcare. Individual and teams. Development of educational material for care institutions.