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Dr. Jan Willem (Wim) Nieuwenboom

Dr. Jan Willem (Wim) Nieuwenboom

Dr. Jan Willem (Wim) Nieuwenboom

Undergraduate and postgraduate education and work experience

  • 2009: Specialist Psychologist for Health Psychology FSP (Federation of Swiss Psychologists)
  • 2006: PhD on “The recording of reading activities in children with the help of structured diaries” with Prof Dr François Stoll, Faculty of Philosophy I, University of Zurich, Psychological Institute
  • 1989: Degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Utrecht, Netherlands

Main focus


  • Research methods and statistics
  • Mental impairment
  • Substance-independent addictions
  • Addiction epidemiology
  • Developmental psychology
  • Health and integration

Continuing education

  • Resilience
  • Quantitative methods and statistics


  • Health and integration/migration
  • Health in the family context
  • Dependency/addiction
  • School and extracurricular support


  • CAS Research in the Social Sciences, University of Zurich in cooperation with the FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland, quantitative methods

Further information