Psychologist / Counsellor
Mariëtte is a passionate Psychologist who works with people of all ages (from young children to adults). She is trained and experienced in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), eye-movement desensitization reprocessing (EMDR), motivational and solution-based techniques, as well as psychodynamic therapy. When dealing with children, she often uses play therapy to engage the child and improve their general development.
While she always works one-on-one with adults, the therapy sessions for children may include the parents or the family as a whole. Her experience ranges from mild to severe problems including ADHD, autism, trauma, attachment problems or disorders, dysfunctional family interaction, anxiety, depression, stress, addiction and other issues that individuals and /or families often experience.
Before joining The International Medical Centre, Mariëtte worked in clinics in The Netherlands from 2008 onwards as a Healthcare Psychologist and Child & Youth Psychologist. Her roles included individual (both children and adults), parental and family treatment. She is also an experienced diagnostician for all ages of intellectual capacity, parent-child interaction, social, emotional and personality development.