Dr. Els Blijd-Hoogewys
Els Blijd-Hoogewys is a licensed clinical psychologist and psychotherapist/cognitive behaviour therapist. She is manager of clinical affairs (staff member), senior researcher, and the manager of the specialist teams (GZ & KP) at INTER-PSY (GGZ, Groningen). She is an expert on females with ASD, also chairman of the FANN (Female Autism Network of the Netherlands). Her research focuses on infants, children and adults with autism, and on using the BRIEF(A) in patients with all kinds of psychiatric problems.