Experts

Harry Knoors
Prof. dr. H.E.T. (Harry) Knoors
Function
General director Kentalis Academy
Expertise

Professor in deaf education, Behavioral Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Associate editor of the Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education.

Suzanne Koonen
S.G. (Suzanne) Koonen MSc
Function
Child psychologist Royal Dutch Kentalis Education
Expertise

Child psychologist/specialist child and educational studies, with experience in diagnostics and treatment, adapting to and integrating in multidisciplinary special education/daycare curriculum.

Marianne Maas
M.E. (Marianne) Maas BSW
Function
Program officer Kentalis Academy
Expertise

Knowledge exchange and deafblindness.

Marga Martens
M. (Marga) Martens PhD
Function
Specialist Deafblindness at Kentalis Deafblindness Center of Excellence
Expertise

Marga is a trainer in coaching professionals with video analysis and video feedback.

Trees van Nunen
drs. T. (Trees) van Nunen-Schrauwen
Function
Psychologist and senior researcher
Expertise

Congenital and acquired deafblindness, children and adults with deafblindness and multiple disabilities, hands-on-assessment and diagnostics, training and support, Congenital Rubella Syndrome.

Hans Otermann
H. (Hans) Otermann MSc
Function
Multimedia developer
Expertise

Multimedia specialist with extensive experience in recording sign language presentations and developing materials for sign language courses.

Linde Terpstra
M (Mandy) Pol Msc
Function
Speech and language therapist and clinical linguist
Expertise

I am working at the Kentalis Audiology Centre in Amsterdam and Utrecht where I test children aging from one to twenty-one concerning their hearing and/or speech-/language development.

Will Pullens
W.J.L.M (Will) Pullens
Function
MsC Psychology, Specialisation Children and Youth
Expertise

Communication disorders en interventions, syndrome related communication disorders, autisme, sli, mental disorders, neuropsychology, and executive functioning, counselor for Communication Disorders

Heleen Reedijk
H. (Heleen) Reedijk
Function
Project Manager, International Knowledge Exchange
Expertise

Mrs. Reedijk has a Master Degree in International Development Studies at the University of Wageningen (Netherlands). She has an extensive and divers career in the International Development Sector.

Linde Terpstra
L.J. (Linde) Terpstra
Function
BA Social Work
Expertise
  • Work with young people who have multiple communication difficulties
  • Deaf culture

Project experiences