Lisa Beugels & Aniek Hermans

We are Lisa Beugels and Aniek Hermans. We are senior year physiotherapy students at Zuyd University of Applied Sciences in Heerlen (the Netherlands).

For our bachelor thesis, we will conduct an investigation which has a focus on interactive surfaces in geriatric psychiatry. Our main question is whether interactive surfaces can enhance physical activiy in older clients with psychiatric disorders. For this study, we will focus on physical, verbal and nonverbal responses of the clients. The results of this study can be found here: