Professor, Youth Mental Health Promotion
Marloes Kleinjan is a professor in the field of Youth Mental Health Promotion. Her research combines a love for epidemiology and data with a passion for prevention approaches. Currently, she is working on a large-scale project called ‘Happiness under Pressure’, which is financed by Unicef and aims to investigate the wellbeing of Dutch youth.
In this session, Marloes will talk about what we know and don’t know about the mental health of Dutch Youth and Young adults (including students). In addition, she will go into the importance of prevention and share some examples of prevention approaches she and/or her colleagues are working on.