Dr. Teake Ettema, PhD

Senior researcher

Dr. Teake Ettema is senior researcher within the research program of prof. Rose-Marie Dröes on psychosocial interventions for people with dementia.

Teake is a psychologist (graduation 2001 with the department of Psychological Methods). In 2007 he obtained his PhD on “The construction of a dementia-specific Quality of Life instrument: the Qualidem”. Teake provides daily supervision to the early stage researchers working within the DISTINCT project on the following studies:
• FindMyApps; Cost and effectiveness evaluation of Find-MyApps, a tool to find usable apps for self-management and social participation
• Evaluation of the effectiveness of a person-centred touch-screen based photo-activity for social participation in people with advanced dementia.


Contact information

Amsterdam UMC, location VUmc
Department of Psychiatry
Oldenaller 1
1081 HJ  Amsterdam