Jan Berndsen

Advisor of the board

Jan Berndsen

Advisor of the board

Biography

Jan L.D.J. Berndsen, RN, CEO SBWU, Association of Community Mental Health and Sheltered Living.

Jan has been working in the Mental Health for over 25 years. He has been involved in building many facilities for those who suffer from severe mental illness and drug addiction.

Jan supports the development of recovery-based care and is co-founder of ‘the Dutch Workplace for recovery-oriented care’. He also participates actively in the deinstitutionalization of the long-term mental healthcare.