Affiliate Therapists

Merith Cohen de Lara

Merith Cohen de Lara has been working since 2000 as an independent psychologist and has extensive experience with short-term psychological treatments. She combines techniques from cognitive behavioural therapy and EMDR with interviews that provide her patients with new insights. She is a member of the Dutch Association of Independent Psychotherapists (NVVP), the LVE, the AVGP and the EMDR Association. She is also the founder and director of Psyche and Pregnancy.

Psyche and Pregnancy treatment days:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

Contract with: Multizorg en Zilveren Kruis

Cornelis Anthoniszstraat 28hs
1071 VV  Amsterdam

Carine Koele

Carine Koele is GZ psychologist, EMDR and cognitive behavioral therapist. She has experience with long-term (schema therapy) and short-term treatments. The problem she treats are anxiety and depressive complaints, traumas, eating problems, low self-esteem, burn-out and personality problems.

Psyche and Pregnancy treatment days:
Monday: Cornelis Anthoniszstraat 28 hs 1071 VV  Amsterdam

Tuesday, Thursday (afternoon and evening) and Friday:
Brede Kerkepad 15 1023 BH Amsterdam

Contracts with all insurers.

M 06 2489 7636

Eva Van Ormondt

Eva van Ormondt has worked as an independent psychologist since 1998 . She has extensive experience with short term psychological treatments and partner- and relationship-therapy. She combines techniques from cognitive behavioural therapy and EMDR . She is a member of the Netherlands Institute for Psychologists (NIP), the Netherlands Association of relationship and family therapists (Nederlandse Vereniging voor Relatie- en Gezinstherapie: NVRG), and the EMDR Association.

New: online therapy. Mail Eva for further information.

Psyche and Pregnancy treatment days:
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

Contract with Achmea.

Cornelis Anthoniszstraat 28hs  1071 VV Amsterdam
T 06 3006 5219

Marion Stronks

Marion Stronks Is a healthcare psychologist, orthopedagogue and EMDR therapist. In 2014 she started her own basic healthcare psychology (GB GGZ) practice. Until February 2015 she worked as an orthopedagogue and healthcare psychologist for the disabled, where she also has experience with parental guidance, combining cognitive behavioural therapy with EMDR.

Psyche and Pregnancy treatment days:
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday morning
Cornelis Anthoniszstraat 28 hs 1071VV Amsterdam
’s Gravesandeplein 13 hs 1091BB Amsterdam

Contract with Multizorg en Zilveren Kruis.

T  06 2891 7307

Saskia Overing – Bots

Saskia Overing has been a healthcare psychologist since 1998 and has experience with long- and short-term treatments. The issues she treats include anxiety and stress related problems, trauma’s, burn out symptoms, obsessive-compulsive symptoms (e.g. fear of contamination), self-esteem problems (such as lack of confidence), oversensitivity and personality problems. She uses cognitive behavioural therapy, EMDR , IBSR (cognitive therapy based on “The Work” by Byron Katie ), EMDR and techniques from the positive psychology and mindfulness movements.

Psyche and Pregnancy treatment days:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Cornelis Anthoniszstraat 28hs
1071 VV  Amsterdam

Contract met all insurance companies except VGZ.

M 06 1567 3894

Wanda Klein

Wanda Klein is a GZ psychologist and works in basic mental health care. In addition to EMDR and schema-therapeutic interventions, she also works with Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT), which is applied to issues such as control needs, anxiety and mood complaints. An important part of ACT is mindfulness and researching values.

Wanda joined the Dutch Association for GZ Psychologists (NVGZP), EMDR Netherlands Association (VEN), Association for Contextual Behavioral Sciences (ACBS BeNe).

Psyche and Pregnancy treatment days:
Monday, Tuesday and Friday

Contract with Zilveren Kruis.

Practice address
Rokin 98-I,1012 KZ Amsterdam
Ruysdaelstraat 49 A1 H, 1071 XA Amsterdam

Marloes Seelen

Marloes Seelen is GZ psychologist, EMDR therapist and trauma therapist. She has worked for 10 years as a military psychologist for defense and has treated a variety of disorders under sometimes stressful conditions. Her strength is combining different therapies and interventions. She likes to combine techniques from cognitive behavioral therapy with influences from positive psychology. In addition, she uses body-oriented interventions.

Marloes treats traumas, anxiety (related) disorders, burn-out, mood disorders, mourning, insufficiently explained physical complaints, low self-esteem and relationship problems. Marloes works for Psyche and Pregnancy in The Hague.

She is a member of the NVGzP.

Contract with all insurance companies, except Menzis and CZ.

Psyche en Zwangerschap / Hearts and Minds
Middelburgsestraat 34
2587 CX  Den Haag
M 06 4715 1572

Jeannette Schuddeboom

Jeannette Schuddeboom is a GZ psychologist and EMDR therapist. She worked for more than 20 years in clinical psychotherapy and has experience with short-term (basic mental health care) and long-term treatments in specialist mental health care. Focus areas are trauma (both simple and complex), anxiety and depression, diagnostics and personality and attachment problem.

Psyche and Pregnancy treatment days:

Contract with Zilveren Kruis.

Practice address
’s Gravesandeplein 13 hs
1091BB Amsterdam
M 06 2755 1060

Aileen Kennedy

Aileen Kennedy a GZ-Pschologist who is currently becoming a certified EMDR trauma therapist. She has worked a lot with Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT) in both Basic and Specialist GGZ (these are the first two levels of therapy in the Dutch healthcare system). She is a Mindfulness teacher and also offers the Mindfulness Based Childbirth & Parenting Program (this is a childbirth education course and Mindfulness course in one).

She experienced first hand that pregnancy and early motherhood is a period of change and this motivated her into specializing in this phase of life. Besides being a mother herself she is a Doula (Birth Coach) and has a private practice for coaching and perinatal massage. Aileen has a mixed cultural background and provides her services in both English and Dutch. She often works with Mindfulness, self-compassion and with a body-mind approach.

She is registered with: VEN, VMBN, NIP

Working Days:
MondayWillemsparkweg 176, 1071 HT Amsterdam
Wednesday Morning: Churchill-laan 41, 1078 DG Amsterdam
Tuesday afternoon and Thursday, Westerdok 808, 1013 BV Amsterdam (West)

T 020 215 7520