We study (work) participation in case of health problems both regarding preventing people from dropping out and stimulating work reintegration.

Social participation in case of health problems is really important research has shown. This is why we research factors that influence work participation in the young disabled but also the return to the work setting after a major depressive episode or cancer. In both cases, research outcomes can be easily translated to practice and policy.


Outcomes can easily be translated

The outcomes of our research can easily be translated into to practice and policy.

Findings on social participation after breast cancer have been implemented in clinical and occupational guidelines.