Saskia van Nieuwkerk
Saskia is a healthcare psychologist at OpenUp. During the conversations, you will examine together what’s on your mind at that moment and how your personal situation and your characteristics contribute to this.
Saskia has an open and curious attitude and a calm demeanor, which helps you feel listened and at ease quickly. She helps you get to the heart of the matter so that more insight is gained and you will better understand which steps in the right direction you can take yourself.
To take care of her mental health, Saskia can be found in nature a lot, especially now that she has been living in South Africa. She also practices yoga regularly and meditates daily.
Saskia obtained her Master’s degree in Clinical Neuropsychology in 2010 at the VU University in Amsterdam. Since then, she has gained experience with various treatment methods. She prefers to work with schema therapy, CBT, and mindfulness.
Saskia speaks Dutch and English.