About Me

Act Psycholoog - D. van der Schaar

Professional degrees and registrations
Drs. Clinical Psychology /Masters in Clinical Psychology (University of Amsterdam)
Gezondheidszorgpsycholoog (Healthcare Psycholog) (post-university degree)
BIG registration nr. 29062209125
Registerpsychologist NIP (Dutch Institute of Psychologists)
Chamber of Commerce 34310993
Coach: coach 020 (Intensive en Expert)

Education and training
1983 Graduation from Lycée Internationale de Saint-Germain-en Laye France
1989 Masters in Clinical Psychology at the University of Amsterdam
2004 Healthcare Psychologist (a post-masters degree)

Other relevant postdoctoral training
ACT (Acceptance and Commitment  Therapy)
Solution-focussed Psychotherapy
EMDR (Eye Movement and Desensitization and Reprocessing)
Coach (Coach Intensive, Coach Expert

Professional  Experience

Psychologist in an orphanage in Guatemalan jungle
Research on parenting and parent child interaction among the Maya
Journey through central america

Working at the University of Amsterdam under  supervision of Dr. Professor A.Lange (a well-known Dutch psychotherapist).
Applying his methods doing therapies under his supervision.
Teaching a psychotherapy course at the University and at the RINO (a post-masters training center)

Staff Supervisor and Trainer in the family therapy department at a Youth Healthcare Center in Leiden (Holland)

Independent practice for psychotherapy in Spain for Spanish residents and expats

2008 -2010
Supervisor of psychologists at Interapy, an online therapy company in Amsterdam

2008 – present
Independent practice for Psychotherapy and coaching in Amsterdam