Msc - Clinical Psychologist
Promotor: prof. dr. Lieve Van den Block
Co-promotor: dr. Aline De Vleminck
Romy Van Rickstal graduated summa cum laude as a Master of Science in Clinical Psychology at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in 2017. In October of the same year, she joined the end-of-life care research group as a doctoral researcher. The following year, Romy was granted a PhD mandate Strategic Basic Research from the Research Foundation Flanders (FWO) for her project "Advance care planning with people with dementia and their caregivers: development of an ACP communication in dementia skills training for physicians".