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  • Prof. Cobbenhagenlaan 125, Reitse Poort, room RP 210

    5037 DB Tilburg

    Netherlands

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20082020
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Research interests

 

Dr. Wietske van Oorsouw is working as a senior-researcher and research coordinator at the Academic Collaborative Center Living with an Intellectual Disability (Tranzo, Tilburg University). Her PhD (with title: Considered care for complex clients) focused at training, behaviour, and emotions of support staff serving clients with mild to moderate ID and severe forms of CB. Her present research interests concern the empowerment of support staff; interactions and relatedness between staff and clients; and the collection and connection of different perceptions regarding support and treatment.   

 

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Local coordinator fundraising (Nierstichting)

1 Jul 20141 Jul 2022

Keywords

  • Intellectual Disability
  • Support staff
  • Professionalisation
  • Training and coaching
  • Professional identity
  • Resilience
  • Well-Being
  • Health Care
  • Empowerment

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Research Output 2008 2020

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multiple disabilities
Leisure Activities
Individuality
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multiple disabilities
television
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Perceptions of staff and family of the quality of life of people with severe to profound intellectual disability

De Geus-Neelen, K. C. J. M., Van Oorsouw, W. M. W. J., Hendriks, A. H. C. & Embregts, P. J. C. M., 2019, In : Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability. 44, 1, p. 42-50

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Activities 2019 2019

  • 7 Oral presentation

Verstandelijke beperking en psychopathologie

T. Tournier (Speaker), S. Giesbers (Speaker), W. M. W. J. van Oorsouw (Speaker)
21 May 201923 May 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentationProfessional

Consensus on the support of basic psychological needs? Perceptions of people with mild intellectual disabilities, their support staff, and family members _ Posterpresentatie

W. M. W. J. van Oorsouw (Speaker), P. Theeven (Speaker), A. Leenders (Speaker), J. Vermeulen (Speaker), P. J. C. M. Embregts (Speaker)
24 May 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentationProfessional

Belevingsgerichte zorg. Expliciteren van een good practice voor ouderen met een verstandelijke beperking

M. Thalen (Speaker), W. M. W. J. van Oorsouw (Speaker), K. M. Volkers (Speaker), P. J. C. M. Embregts (Speaker)
2 Apr 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentationProfessional

Stigma research in the field of intellectual disability: A systematic scoping review on the perspective of support staff

H. Pelleboer-Gunnink (Speaker), W. M. W. J. van Oorsouw (Speaker), J. van Weeghel (Speaker), P. J. C. M. Embregts (Speaker)
24 May 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentationProfessional

Opzet en inhoud onderzoek naar Pro

S. Lokman (Speaker), H. C. M. Didden (Speaker), R.A. Bal (Speaker), W. M. W. J. van Oorsouw (Speaker), P. J. C. M. Embregts (Speaker)
24 May 2019

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