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dr. E.J. de Bruin (Ed)

Assistant Professor

About Me

Ed de Bruin is assistant professor at the Department of Psychology, Health and Technology at the University of Twente, and guest researcher at University of Amsterdam, and the Centre for Urban Mental Health. He has a background in clinical neuropsychology, sleep research and mindfulness. His teaching and research interests are mainly in the field of sleep and behavioral sleep problems among adolescents, and the application of ehealth, mindfulness and well-being in mental health care. He is a certified somnologist (sleep specialist), and mindfulness trainer.

Expertise

Medicine & Life Sciences
Internet
Meditation
Mindfulness
Natural Childbirth
Sleep
Sleep Initiation And Maintenance Disorders
Social Sciences
Meditation
Sleep

Research

2022

- Belmon, L. S., Komrij, N. L., Busch, V., Oude Geerdink, E., Heemskerk, D. M., de Bruin, E. J., Chinapaw, M. J. M., & van Stralen, M. M. (2022). Correlates of inadequate sleep health among primary school children. Journal of Sleep Research, 31, e13483. https://doi.org/10.1111/jsr.13483

2021 

- De Bruin, E.J., & Dewald-Kaufmann, J.F. (2021). What Is “Chronic” in “Chronic Sleep Reduction” and What Are Its Consequences? A Systematic Scoping Review of the Literature. Current Sleep Medicine Reports 7, 129–154. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40675-021-00214-1

Kocevska, D., Lysen, T.S., Dotinga, A., Koopman-Verhoeff, M.E., Luijk, M.P.C.M., Antypa, N., Biermasz, N.R., Blokstra, A., Brug,J., Burk, W.J., Comijs, H.C., Corpeleijn, E., Dashti, H.S., de Bruin, E.J., et al. (2021). Sleep characteristics across the lifespan in 1.1 million people from the Netherlands, United Kingdom and United States: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Nature Human Behaviour, 5, 113–122

 

2020 

- De Bruin, E. J., Meijer, A., & Bögels, S. M. (2020). The Contribution of a Body Scan Mindfulness Meditation to Effectiveness of Internet-Delivered CBT for Insomnia in Adolescents. Mindfulness, 11, 872 - 882. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12671-019-01290-9 

- Groot, M. & De Bruin, E. J. (2020). Clinical Effectiveness of Insomnia Treatment in Adolescents with Comorbid Disorders: A Single Case Experimental Design Study. Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology, 9(1), 46 - 57. https://doi.org/10.1037/cpp0000317.

- De Bruin, E. J., & Meijer, A. M. (2020). SlimSlapen: cognitieve gedragstherapie voor insomnia (CGT-i) bij adolescenten. In Breat & Bögels, Protocollaire behandelingen voor kinderen en adolescenten met psychische klachten, deel 2, Boom, Amsterdam.

 

- Hendriks, D. & De Bruin, E. J. (2020). Slaapproblemen bij kinderen tot 12 jaar: assessment en protocollaire behandeling. In Breat & Bögels, Protocollaire behandelingen voor kinderen en adolescenten met psychische klachten, deel 2, Boom, Amsterdam.

 

2019

- Dewald-Kaufmann, J. F., de Bruin, E. J., & Gradisar, M. S. (2019). Cognitive behavioural therapy for insomnia (CBT-i) in school-aged children and adolescents. Sleep Medicine Clinics, 14(2), 155-165. DOI: 10.1016/j.jsmc.2019.02.002.

 


2018

- De Bruin, E. J., Bögels, S. M., Oort, F. J., & Meijer, A. M. (2018). Improvements of adolescent psychopathology after insomnia treatment: Results from a randomized controlled trial over 1 year. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 59(5), 509-522. doi: 10.1111/jcpp.12834.

- Dewald-Kaufmann, J.F., De Bruin, E. J., Smits, M., Zijlstra, B.J.H., Oort, F. J., & Meijer, A. M. (2018). Chronic sleep reduction in adolescents - clinical cut‐off scores for the Chronic Sleep Reduction Questionnaire (CSRQ). Journal of Sleep Research, 27(3), 1-4. DOI: 10.1111/jsr.12653

- De Bruin, E., & Hendriks, D. (2018). En nu lekker slapen! Slaap bij kinderen in de basisschoolleeftijd. Pedagogiek in Praktijk, 106, 22-25

2017

- De Bruin, E. J. (2017). Behandeling van slapeloosheid bij adolescenten: Onderzoek naar de effecten van groeps- en internettherapie. In Van der Ploeg, J. (Red.) Jonge onderzoekers in de jeugdzorg: Enkele problemen uitgelicht, Uitgeverij SWP, Amsterdam.

- De Bruin, E. J., & Meijer, A. M. (2017). The impact of online therapeutic feedback on outcome measures in Internet-CBTI for adolescents with insomnia. Sleep Medicine, 29, 68-75.

- De Bruin, E. J., van Run, C., Staaks, J., & Meijer, A. M. (2017). Effects of sleep manipulation on cognitive functioning of adolescents: A systematic review. Sleep Medicine Reviews, 32, 45-57. doi: 10.1016/j.smrv.2016.02.006.

2016

- De Bruin, E. J., van Steensel, F. J. A., & Meijer, A. M. (2016). Cost-effectiveness of group and Internet cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia in adolescents: Results from a randomized controlled trial. SLEEP, 39(8), 1571–1581. doi.org/10.5665/sleep.6024.

2015

- De Bruin, E. J., Bögels, S. M., Oort, F. J., & Meijer, A. M. (2015). Efficacy of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia in Adolescents: A Randomized Controlled Trial with Internet Therapy, Group Therapy and a Waiting List Condition. SLEEP, 38 (12), 1913-1926. doi: 10.5665/sleep.5240

- De Bruin, E. J.,  Dewald-Kaufmann, J. F., Oort, F. J, Bögels, S. M, & Meijer, A. M. (2015). Differential effects of online insomnia treatment on executive functions in adolescents. Sleep Medicine, doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2014.12.009

2014

- De Bruin, E.J., Van Kampen, R.K.A., Van Kooten, T., & Meijer, A.M. (2014). Psychometric Properties and Clinical Relevance of the Adolescent Sleep Hygiene Scale in Dutch Adolescents. Sleep Medicine, 15, 789–797, doi:10.1016/j.sleep.2014.03.015

- De Bruin, E.J., Oort, F.J., Bögels, S.M., & Meijer, A.M. (2014). Efficacy of internet and group administered cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia in adolescents; a pilot study. Behavioral Sleep Medicine, 12, 235-254.

- Van Maanen, A., Dewald-Kaufmann, J. F., Oort, F. J., De Bruin, E. J., Smits, M. G., Short, M. A., ... Meijer, M. A. (2014). Screening for Sleep Reduction in Adolescents Through Self-report: Development and Validation of the Sleep Reduction Screening Questionnaire (SRSQ). Child & Youth Care Forum, in press, DOI: 10.1007/s10566-014-9256-z

- Meijer, A. M., & De Bruin, E. J. (2014). Slaapproblemen bij jongeren, effecten op functioneren op school en resultaten van behandeling. (overig). Deventer: Wolters Kluwer.

- De Bruin, E. J., & Meijer, A. M. (2014). Woelend wakker liggen of slim slapen? Kind en Adolescent Praktijk, 3, 125-128.

2013

- De Bruin, E. J., Waterman, D., & Meijer, A. M. (2013). SlimSlapen: cognitieve gedragstherapie voor insomnia (CGT-i) bij adolescenten. In Breat & Bögels, Protocollaire behandelingen voor kinderen en adolescenten met psychische klachten, deel 2, Boom, Amsterdam.

- Knuistingh Neven, A., de Bruin, E. J., & Smits, M. (2013). Het vertraagde slaapfasesyndroom, Huisarts en wetenschap, 2, 2013.

2010

- Schmand, B., de Bruin, E. J., de Gans, J., & van de Beek, D. (2010). Cognitive functioning and quality of life nine years after bacterial meningitis. Journal of Infection, 61(4), 330-334

 

 

Oral conference presentations (selection) 

- De Bruin, E.J. (July, 2018). The contribution of mindfulness-based relaxation exercises to internet-delivered CBT for insomnia in adolescents: Results from a randomized controlled trial. Presented at the International Conference on Mindfulness, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

 

- De Bruin, E.J. (October, 2017). The impact of improved and extended sleep on key processes needed for academic success. Presented at Worldsleep 2017, the 8th World Congress of the World Sleep Federation, Prague, Czech Republic.

 

- De Bruin, E.J. (November, 2017). Correlates of chronic sleepreduction in adolescents, and mechanisms of change in CBTI. Presented at the congress of the Dutch Sleep societies NSWO and SVNL, Slaap2017, Ermelo, The Netherlands.

 

- De Bruin, E.J. & Meijer, A.M. (November, 2016). Online insomnia treatment for adolescents: Effectiveness and influence of written therapeutic feedback. Presented at the congress of the Dutch Sleep societies NSWO and SVNL, Slaap2016, Ermelo, The Netherlands.

 

- De Bruin, E.J., Bögels, S.M., Oort, F.J., & Meijer, A.M. (November, 2016). Insomnia treatment for adolescents: Effectiveness of group- and Internet therapy for sleep, psychopathology, and societal costs. Presented at the congress of the Dutch Sleep societies NSWO and SVNL, Slaap2016, Ermelo, The Netherlands.

 

- De Bruin, E.J., Bögels, S.M., Oort, F.J., & Meijer, A.M. (September, 2016). Improvements of adolescent psychopathology after insomnia treatment: Results from a randomized controlled trial over 1 year. Presented at the congress of the European Sleep Research Society (ESRS), Bologna, Italy.

 

- De Bruin, E.J., Bögels, S.M., Oort, F.J., & Meijer, A.M. (August, 2016). Efficacy of cognitive behavioral therapy for adolescents with insomnia: an RCT with group-CBTI, internet-CBTI and a waiting list condition. Presented at the conference of the European Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy (EABCT), Stockholm, Sweden.

 

- De Bruin, E.J., Bögels, S.M., Oort, F.J., & Meijer, A.M. (April, 2016). Online cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia improves adolescent psychopathology: Results from a randomized controlled trial over 1 year. Presented at the conference of the International Society for Research on Internet Interventions (ISRII), Seattle, USA.

 

- De Bruin, E.J., Oort, F.J., Bögels, S.M., & Meijer, A.M. (October, 2015). Improvements of psychopathology symptoms after internet- and group- insomnia treatment for adolescents: RCT results over 1 year. Presented at Worldsleep 2015, the 7th World Congress of the World Sleep Federation, Istanbul, Turkey.

 

- De Bruin, E.J., Oort, F.J., Bögels, S.M., & Meijer, A.M. (September, 2014). Efficacy of cognitive behavior therapy for adolescents with insomnia: an RCT with group-CBTi, internet-CBTi and a waiting list condition. Presented at the congress of the European Sleep Research Society (ESRS), Tallinn, Estonia.

 

- De Bruin, E.J., Bögels, S.M., Oort, F.J., & Meijer, A.M. (August, 2014). Efficacy of cognitive behavior therapy for adolescents with insomnia: an RCT with group-CBTi, internet-CBTi and a waiting list condition.. Presented at the conference of the European Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy (EABCT), The Hague, The Netherlands.

 

- De Bruin, E.J., Hop, J.W., & Stoffelsen, R.J. (April, 2014). Can’t get them out of bed...an unmotivated adolescent ... or a sleep disorder? Presented at the annula spring conference of the Dutch Society of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (NVVP), Maastricht, The Netherlands.

 

- De Bruin, E.J. & Meijer, A.M. (September, 2013). Efficacy of Internet CBTI for adolescents. Presented at the conference of the European Society for Research on Internet Interventions (ESRII), Linköping, Sweden.

 

- De Bruin, E.J. & Meijer, A.M. (September, 2013). Online Treatment of Adolescents with Insomnia. Presented at the conference Medicine 2.0: Social Media, Mobile Apps, and Internet/Web 2.0 in Health, Medicine and Biomedical Research, London, UK.

 

- De Bruin, E.J., Dewald-Kaufmann, J.F., Oort, F.J., Bögels, S.M., & Meijer, A.M. (December, 2012). Insomnia treatment and cognitive functioning in adolescents. Presented at the congress of the International Pediatric Sleep Association (IPSA), Manchester, UK.

 

- De Bruin, E.J., Oort, F.J., Bögels, S.M., & Meijer, A.M. (December, 2012). Cognitive behavior therapy for adolescent sleep problems: findings from a study on group and online CBT-I. Presented at the congress of the International Pediatric Sleep Association (IPSA), Manchester, UK.

 

- De Bruin, E.J., Oort, F.J., Bögels, S.M., & Meijer, A.M. (September, 2012). Effects of online and group CBT-i on sleep, chronic sleep reduction and behavioral problems in adolescents. Presented at the congress of the European Sleep Research Society (ESRS), Paris, France.

 

- De Bruin, E.J., Oort, F.J., Bögels, S.M., & Meijer, A.M. (October, 2011). Efficacy of internet and group administered cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia in adolescents
 - a pilot study
. Presented at Worldsleep 2011, the 6th World Congress of the World Sleep Federation, Kyoto, Japan.

Publications

Recent
Veringa-Skiba, I. K., Ziemer, K., de Bruin, E. I. , de Bruin, E. J., & Bögels, S. M. (2022). Mindful awareness as a mechanism of change for natural childbirth in pregnant women with high fear of childbirth: a randomised controlled trial. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 22(1), [47]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12884-022-04380-0
Belmon, L. S., Komrij, N. L., Busch, V., Oude Geerdink, E., Heemskerk, D. M. , de Bruin, E. J., Chinapaw, M. J. M., & van Stralen, M. M. (2022). Correlates of inadequate sleep health among primary school children. Journal of Sleep Research, 31(2), [e13483]. https://doi.org/10.1111/jsr.13483

Education

Module coordinator The Individual (BSc) - personality and clinical psychology

Supervision  Bachelor- and Master-theses

Lectures sleep, sleep & technology, well-being, and mindfulness in several MSc-courses

Lectures and guidance mindfulness and narrative psychology for Personal Reflection and Development in the master track Positive Clinical Psychology and Technology (PCPT)

Affiliated Study Programmes

Master

Courses Academic Year  2022/2023

Courses in the current academic year are added at the moment they are finalised in the Osiris system. Therefore it is possible that the list is not yet complete for the whole academic year.
 

Courses Academic Year  2021/2022

Contact Details

Visiting Address

University of Twente
Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences
Cubicus (building no. 41), room Kamer
De Zul 10
7522NJ  Enschede
The Netherlands

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Mailing Address

University of Twente
Faculty of Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences
Cubicus  Kamer
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands