Her research focuses mainly on the neuroscience and psychology of obesity and eating disorders. She chairs the Maastricht Eating Lab “Psychology of Eating (https://eetonderzoek.nl/?lang=en). The network approach to psychopathology features centrally in her recent research as well, and she is a co-PI in the Gravitation Project New Science of Mental Disorders (www.nsmd.eu). Life is not only work, and she loves a healthy lifestyle. As often as time allows, she is training on a tennis court, and recently started teaching little kids the fundamentals of tennis.