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  • Prof. Cobbenhagenlaan 125, Reitse Poort, room RP 215

    5037 DB Tilburg


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Research interests

Expertise in barriers and facilitating factors for work participation of people with mental disorders. She is especially interested in the role professionals and supervisors play in the return-to-work process of people with (common) mental disorders, and in stigma as a barrier for work participation.

External positions

Chair of guideline revision committee mental health guideline for occupational physicians (NVAB)

1 Jun 20171 Apr 2018


  • Burnout
  • Public Opinion Research
  • Addiction
  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Minor Mental Disorders
  • Labour And Health
  • Depression
  • Stigmatization

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Occupational Health Medicine & Life Sciences
Delivery of Health Care Medicine & Life Sciences
Mental Health Medicine & Life Sciences
Physicians Medicine & Life Sciences
Guideline Adherence Medicine & Life Sciences
Cross-Sectional Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Sick Leave Medicine & Life Sciences
Major Depressive Disorder Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1997 2019

Effectiveness of a tailored implementation strategy to improve adherence to a guideline on mental health problems in occupational health care

Joosen, M. C. W., van Beurden, K. M., Rebergen, D. S., Loo, M. A. J. M., Terluin, B., van Weeghel, J., van der Klink, J. J. L. & Brouwers, E. P. M., 2019, In : BMC Health Services Research. 19, 1, 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Occupational Health
Mental Health
Delivery of Health Care
Guideline Adherence
Medical Records

To disclose or not to disclose: A multi-stakeholder focus group study on mental health issues in the work environment

Brouwers, E. P. M., Joosen, M. C. W., van Zelst, C. & van Weeghel, J., 2019, In : Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Focus Groups
Mental Health
Theoretical Models
28 Downloads (Pure)

Assessing the equivalence of web-based and paper-and-pencil questionnaires using differential item and test functioning (DIF and DTF) analysis: A case of the Four-Dimensional Symptom Questionnaire (4DSQ)

Terluin, B., Brouwers, E. P. M., Marchand, M. A. G. & De Vet, H. C., 2018, In : Quality of Life Research. 27, 5, p. 1191-1200

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Surveys and Questionnaires

Diagnostic assessment and clinical characteristics of patients suffering from Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders

de Vroege, L., 2018, s.l.: Prisma Print. 197 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisScientific

Open Access
Medically Unexplained Symptoms
22 Downloads (Pure)

Effectiveness of a digital platform-based implementation strategy to prevent work stress in a healthcare organization: A 12-month follow-up controlled trial

Havermans, B. M., Boot, C. R., Brouwers, E. P., Houtman, I. L., Heerkens, Y. F., Zijlstra-Vlasveld, M. C., Twisk, J. W., Anema, J. R. & van der Beek, A. J., 2018, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work and Environmental Health. 44, 6, p. 613-621

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Delivery of Health Care
Patient Care Team
Linear Models

Activities 2018 2019

  • 2 Oral presentation

Over vooroordelen en schaamte in de werkomgeving: Een ongelukkige combinatie

E.P.M. Brouwers (Speaker)
1 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentationProfessional

Hoe kan de begeleiding worden verbeterd van werknemers die verzuimen met psychische problemen?

E.P.M. Brouwers (Speaker)
25 Jan 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentationProfessional