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  • De Volkskrant | Amsterdam | Unknown | 2016-05-01 - present

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Marcus Huibers (1972) is Professor of Clinical Psychology and Experimental Psychotherapy at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, with a cross-appointment as Adjunct Professor at the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, United States). He holds an MA in clinical psychology (Utrecht University), an MSc in epidemiology (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam), and a PhD in medical sciences (Maastricht University).

His research focuses mainly on treatment strategies for depression and suicidality, in particular psychotherapy. He conducts randomized trials to investigate the (cost-)effectiveness of psychotherapy and study predictors and moderators of treatment response and mechanisms of change, with the ultimate goal to develop strategies for personalized mental health care. In 2014, he founded the Experimental Psychotherapy Lab Amsterdam, where experimental designs are used to isolate and manipulate therapeutic procedures to assess the causal effect on processes and outcome.

He has authored more than 175 publications, and has supervised 15 PhD students. In 2006, he was the first European to become a Beck Institute Scholar, an American award for ‘future leaders in the field of cognitive therapy’, and received post-doctoral training at the Beck Institute in Philadelphia. He works as a licensed psychotherapist at GGZ inGeest in Amsterdam, and chairs the Dutch Regulatory College for Psychological Health Care Professions. He is also a culinary writer for De Volkskrant, the largest quality newspaper of The Netherlands. 

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Depression Medicine & Life Sciences
Cognitive Therapy Medicine & Life Sciences
Psychotherapy Medicine & Life Sciences
Fatigue Medicine & Life Sciences
Major Depressive Disorder Medicine & Life Sciences
Therapeutics Medicine & Life Sciences
Randomized Controlled Trials Medicine & Life Sciences
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2000 2020

A prognostic index for long-term outcome after successful acute phase cognitive therapy and interpersonal psychotherapy for major depressive disorder

van Bronswijk, S. C., Lemmens, L. H. J. M., Keefe, J. R., Huibers, M. J. H., DeRubeis, R. J. & Peeters, F. P. M. L., Mar 2019, In : Depression and Anxiety. 36, 3, p. 252-261 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Major Depressive Disorder
Cognitive Therapy
Self Concept

Cognitieve therapie en interpersoonlijke psychotherapie voor depressie: Hoe werken ze, hoe lang en voor wie?

Lemmens, L. H. J. M., Van Bronswijk, S. C., Peeters, F., Arntz, A., Roefs, A., Hollon, S. D., Derubeis, R. J. & Huibers, M. J. H., 1 Jan 2019, In : Tijdschrift voor Psychiatrie. 61, 10, p. 710-719 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Major Depressive Disorder
Cognitive Therapy
Precision Medicine
Cognitive Therapy
Skill Acquisition

Foreword: Special issue in honour of Professor Arnoud Arntz

Lobbestael, J. & Huibers, M. J. H., 1 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry. 101490.

Research output: Contribution to JournalEditorialAcademicpeer-review

Long-term outcomes of acute treatment with cognitive therapy v. Interpersonal psychotherapy for adult depression: Follow-up of a randomized controlled trial

Lemmens, L. H. J. M., Van Bronswijk, S. C., Peeters, F., Arntz, A., Hollon, S. D. & Huibers, M. J. H., Feb 2019, In : Psychological Medicine. 49, 3, p. 465-473 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Cognitive Therapy
Randomized Controlled Trials

Activities 2012 2012

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