Schema Therapy 


Dissociative Identity Disorder


Welcome to the website of the scientific treatment study into the effectiveness of schema therapy in dissociative identity disorder.

For whom? 

This treatment study is intended for patients with dissociative identity disorder.


Three mental health institutions are participating in this treatment study:

  • GGZ Oost Brabant  

Local contact Nathan Bachrach

  • Arkin (Sinai & NPI)

Local contact Sinai  
         Kathleen Thomaes 
Local contact NPI Marcus Huibers

  • Altrecht

Local contact Suzy Matthijssen

Who are the therapists?  

The therapists are experienced in the treament of severe trauma using schema therapy and have been trained by experts for this particular form of schema therapy in dissociative identity disorder. The schema therapists work at one of the three mental health institutions.

New publications

 Under the heading "study" is the story of Mireille, who received the schema therapy treatment. In her story she talks about her experiences.

Under the heading "publications" there are five new publications that we would like to share with you:
1: Schema therapy in dissociative identity disorder: a case report
2: Schema therapy for clients with dissociative identity disorder
3: The mode model of DID: explanations and misunderstandings
4: Diagnosis and treatment of children with DID
5: Trauma-related complaints - a number of popular treatments examined 

We are looking for clients who would like to participate in the treatment study “Schema therapy in people with Dissociative Identity Disorder”, who live in the area of GGZ Oost Brabant. These are people who live in the regions of Oss-Uden-Veghel, Helmond/Peelland, Boxmeer and Cuijk, Rosmalen and Boekel.
If you are interested in participating in this study or if you have any questions about this study, you can contact Robin van der Linde: [email protected].

You can find more information about the treatment study under the heading publications.