Yolande Voskes is a nurse and mental health scientist. She completed her PhD on the reduction of seclusion in psychiatry from a care ethics perspective.
Currently she is working as an assistant professor at the department of ethics and law at the Amsterdam University Medical Centers. She is the coordinator of the program ‘ethics and psychiatry’ and is involved in studies on High and Intensive Care (HIC), Forensic High and Intensive Care (FHIC), Active Recovery Triad (ART) and coercion in the outpatient care.
Moreover she is working as a senior researcher at mental health institute GGZ Breburg and is a board member of the HIC foundation.