Katja Cardol, MSc
In November 2016 I started as a PhD-candidate within the project group ‘Identifying and treating psychological barriers for adopting a healthy lifestyle among patients with chronic kidney disease’. The research has the aim to develop an online screening tool to detect psychological barriers for adopting a healthy lifestyle, as well as an e-coach treatment module to eliminate those barriers among patients with chronic kidney disease.
- Master Health Psychology, Leiden University, The Netherlands (2016)
- Bachelor Psychology, Leiden University, The Netherlands (2014)
News and events
Distinguished guests for the BENEFIT for all-project. Thursday 29th November, the BENEFIT for all-project was visited by distinguished guests.
Leiden university becomes first Dutch 'healthy university'. Leiden University is the first Dutch university to join the Healthy Universities international network. Lifestyle workshops, rewards for good behaviour and the latest interventions encourage students and staff to live more healthily.
Taking the power of expectations to the patient How easily can you be influenced in your expectations? To what degree do your expectations influence you, for example, your symptoms when being ill or the effects of treatment? And how can such expectations be applied to optimize patient care?
Andrea Evers about healthy lifestyle behaviour at BNR Beter On 8th October Andrea Evers, from the Health, Medical and Neuropsychology unit of Leiden University, appeared as a guest in BNR Beter to talk about a healthy lifestyle behaviour