Professor of Clinical Psychology at the VU University Amsterdam (The Netherlands), and Head of the Department of Clinical Psychology.
Pim Cuijpers is specialized in conducting randomized controlled trials and meta-analyses on prevention and psychological treatments of common mental disorders.
Much of his work is aimed at prevention of mental disorders, psychological treatments of depression and anxiety disorders, and Internet-delivered treatments. He has also published on a broad range of subjects in the field of clinical psychology, including psychoeducational treatment and early interventions, psychotic disorders, caregivers of dementia patients and bibliotherapy.
Pim Cuijpers has published more than 650 peer-reviewed papers, chapters, reports and professional publications, including more than 450 papers in international peer-reviewed scientific journals (more than 130 as first author). According to Thompson Reuters, he is one of the 100 most highly cited researchers in the field of psychiatry/psychology