Yayouk Willems

Yayouk Willems

Yayouk is a Ph.D. student in biological psychology at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam working with prof. Meike Bartels and prof. Catrin Finkenauer. She visited the Gene-Environment Interplay Lab in 2015, investigating evocative gene-environment correlation in early childhood. Currently, she investigates individuals’ susceptibility and resilience to the effects of family violence and their interplay with self-control strength taking gene-environment interplay into account.