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dr. M. Schotanus - Dijkstra (Marijke)

Assistant Professor

About Me

Marijke Schotanus-Dijkstra (1984) is a part-time assistant professor of Positive Psychology at the University of Twente. Her expertise is build around mental health prevention with a specific focus on how to make more people flourishing. In addition to her academic activities, she has her own business wherein she gives workshops, readings and personal coaching at HowToFlourish. 

Expertise

Well-Being
Mental Health
Psychology
Psychology
Pleasure
Allethrin
Intervention
Substance-Related Disorders
Well-Being

Publications

Recent Articles
Schotanus-Dijkstra, M., & Bohlmeijer, E. T. (2016). Flourishing people ('Florissante' mensen). In L. Bormans (Ed.), Geluk 2.0: The World Book of Happiness (pp. 188-193). Tielt: Lannoo Uitgeverij.
Kramer, J., Boon, B., Schotanus-Dijkstra, M., van Ballegooijen, W., Kerkhof, A., & Van Der Poel, A. (2015). The mental health of visitors of web-based support forums for bereaved by suicide. Crisis, 36(1), 38-45. DOI: 10.1027/0227-5910/a000281
Schotanus-Dijkstra, M., Havinga, P., van Ballegooijen, W., Delfosse, L., Mokkenstorm, J., & Boon, B. (2014). What do the bereaved by suicide communicate in online support groups? A content analysis. Crisis, 35(1), 27-35. DOI: 10.1027/0227-5910/a000225

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Education

  • Co√∂rdination of Module 4 (second year students): Clinical Psychology Lectures
  • Lectures of Master PPT: Applied Positive Psychology
  • Supervising Bachelor and Master students with their thesis

Affiliated Study Programmes

Bachelor

Master

Courses

Projects

  • Randomized controlled trial about happiness exercises in the general Dutch population
  • Meta-analysis about multicomponent positive psychology interventions
  • Meta-analysis about Acts of Kindness interventions
  • Meta-analysis about online positive psychology interventions

 

Media

All my newspaper, radio and television interviews can be found on my website: www.howtoflourish.nl 

Contact Details

Visiting Address

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

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Mailing Address

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

Working days

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Working at home at Fridays

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