Daphne Meuwese completed a degree in Forest and Nature Conservation (Wageningen University) in 2014. During this time, she also studied Clinical Psychology (University of Amsterdam), from which she graduated in 2016. During her studies, she has specialized in research concerning the role of nature in the prevention and recovery of mental illness. Daphne is also involved in research with the neuroimaging technique called functional Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (fNIRS). The fNIRS is a portable device, which makes it possible to measure cortical activity during field experiments.
- NIAS-Lorentz Alexithymia Workshop!June 12, 2017People with high levels of alexithymia display notable difficulties in identifying and describing their emotional feelings (read more). The scientific study of alexithymia is nowadays a booming enterprise across multiple disciplines, including psychology, neuroscience, psychiatry, and psychosomatic medicine. AER lab … Continue reading →
- Chief Editor for C&ENovember 17, 2016Sander Koole and Klaus Rothermund will become the new Chief Editors of Cognition and Emotion (C&E), as of January 2017. C&E is devoted to the study of emotion, especially to those aspects of emotion related to cognitive processes. The journal … Continue reading →