Willem van der Does is clinical psychologist and head of the clinical psychology department at Leiden University. His research concerns the etiology and treatment of depression and related disorders, which was supported by a VICI grant from NWO. He is a regular contributor and commentator to general media on issues of psychology and politics. He has authored several popular science books on psychology, including the bestselling book on personality disorders That is Just the Way I am! Troublemakers, Wimps and Oddballs.
- Zo ben ik nu eenmaal! Lastpakken, Angsthazen en Buitenbeentjes. (2013 (Herziene druk))
- De Campagne van 60 Seconden. Handleiding Psychologische Oorlogsvoering. (e-book) (2012)
- Met De Wetenschap Van Nu. Graaiers, Draaiers en Spijtoptanten. (2010)