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Mentalization based education

Mentalization is the ability to attribute meaning to one's own and others' behaviour by imputing mental states that underlie the behaviour.

You will find on this website information about the international network Mentalization based Education ( as well as a curriculum Mentalization training for educational experts, teaching contents and educational films.

Educational materials are available in English and Dutch and the films are subtitled in 11 languages (e.g. French, Italian, Turkish, Russian, Ukrainian, Arabic) which can be found at the bottom right of the screen (cc).


Mentalisation training for educational professionals and students

An educational programme in the framework of Erasmus+ - Strategic Partnerships. Training and teaching materials for students and pedagogical staff.

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Interdisciplinary scientific exchange

The researchers of the network worked on a wide range of relevant topics for the creation of Mentalization based pedagogy.

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As long as people succeed in interpreting their environment and themselves in a mentalizing way, they do not feel at the mercy of their environment or themselves.