Caya van Eikenhorst

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Altrecht Eating Disorders Rintveld
Wenshoek 4
3705 WE Zeist

Tel: +31 (0)30 696 5477



Since february 2022 Caya van Eikenhorst is active as a research assistant and psychologist at Altrecht Eating disorders. Besides her work at Altrecht, she is active as a teacher in Clinical Psychology at the University of Utrecht. In 2019 she obtained her bachelors degree in Social Psychology at the University of Utrecht and in 2021 she obtained her masters degree in Health and Medical Psychology at the University of Leiden. The past few years she was active as a research assistant at the University of Amsterdam and University of Leiden, where she worked on research regarding wonder in primary education and completed her masterthesis on sexual dysfunctioning in patients with Lyme disease. Before working at the University of Utrecht, she was active as a teacher Health, Medical and Neuropsychology at the University of Leiden.


At Altrecht Eating disorders she works mostly on the promotion research of Alberte Jansingh on a health-economic evaluation of time-limited versus open-ended treatment in patients with anorexia nervosa alongside two paired prospective cohorts. Besides she works on a validation study on the Dutch version of the ED-15, a brief session-by-session questionnaire to measure changes in eating disorder cognitions and behaviors, used in clinical practice.


Caya van Eikenhorst, MSc.


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