Jan de Vries
Trinity College Dublin’s School of Nursing
JAN DE VRIES (Ph.D., MSc, MA, BSc) is a psychology lecturer and researcher in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Trinity College University of Dublin. Originally from the Netherlands, he has been a visiting scholar in the USA and the UK, before settling in Ireland. He has specialized in healthcare issues such as mental healthcare, care erosion, nursing leadership, sexual health, e.a. His psychological focus is on cognitive dissonance and neuroscience, stress and trauma management, and conflict resolution. He is currently involved in several research programs on the cusp of health care and psychology. He recently (2017)was the lead author of a new introductory psychology text, specifically for nurses(Understanding Psychology for Student Nurses; published by Sage).
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