Psychologists

Our psychologists have different backgrounds and specialties.

Tim Wind

Dr. Tim works as a clinical psychologist and psychotherapist at POLARIS. He is specialized in treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder, anxiety, depression and personality problems. Besides POLARIS, Tim works as a practitioner and program manager E-health at Centrum ’45, he is Head Teacher of E-health at RINO Amsterdam and founder and director of Psyflix.

Chamber of Commerce: 72352426
Clinical psychologist BIG registration: 19917078025
Psychotherapist BIG registration: 19917078016

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Janneke Ferwerda

Janneke is a clinical psychologist, psychotherapist and cognitive behavioral therapist. She is specialized in the treatment of trauma-related complaints, anxiety, problems with self-image and personality problems. Additionally, she is an expert in treatment of psychotic complaints. Aside from her work at POLARIS, Janneke is affiliated with GRIP Psychologists as a practical trainer and as a teacher at ‘Gedachten Uitpluizen’. She is registered as a supervisor with the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy (VGCt), schema therapist and EMDR practitioner.

Chamber of Commerce: 71053646
Clinical psychologist BIG registration: 09912404025
Psychotherapist BIG registration: 2991240401

Suzan Ben Chamach

Suzan Ben Chamach works as an independent clinical psychologist and psychotherapist at POLARIS. She is registered as a cognitive behavioral therapist and supervisor VGCt, senior schema therapist, supervisor schema therapy and EMDR practitioner. Suzan is specialized in the treatment of eating disorders, personality problems, posttraumatic stress and anxiety. In addition to her work for POLARIS, Suzan works as a clinical psychologist at Altrecht. She supervises psychologists in training to become a mental health psychologist and cognitive behavioral therapist and she teaches at various postgraduate courses.

Chamber of Commerce: 73831808
Clinical psychologist BIG registration: 89910947225
Psychotherapist BIG registration: 19910947216

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Annelieke van Dam

Annelieke works as an independent healthcare psychologist at POLARIS. She is also trained as a remedial educationalist and registered as a senior schema therapist, cognitive behavioral therapist VGCt and EMDR Europe practitioner. Annelieke is specialized in the treatment of trauma-related complaints, chronic internalising problems and personality problems. She has a lot of experience in treatment with the target group of adolescents and young adults. In addition to her work at POLARIS, Annelieke works as a (directing) practitioner at the Care Express Amsterdam. She provides job counseling and lessons to psychologists in training to become GZ psychologists and is an independent supervisor for (GZ) psychologists in training and cognitive behavioral therapists in training.

Chamber of Commerce: 73484806
GZ-psychologist BIG registration: 59918292725