The gifted adults foundation in The Netherlands
Mrs. Noks Nauta
phone: +31 15 2125034
IHBV is an organization for knowledge, projects and networking meant to improve life for gifted and talented adults.
The Gifted Adults Foundation fully relies on donations. Do you support our work in creating and sharing knowledge about gifted adults? Please consider making a financial contribution. Smaller amounts are also very welcome.
Our international banking details:
The gifted adults foundation IHBV publishes leaflets based on frequently asked questions. These leaflets are one-paged documents about a specific theme in relation to giftedness.
The following leaflets are available:
Gifted adult students: tips on studying
A master thesis of a student at Open University The Netherlands (November 2013) informed us about a qualitative study into the studying experiences of gifted adults who went back to college. Based on this study, and combined with informal interviews with gifted adults, the following tips were formulated.
SENG Conference 2013
The following presentations were given by Ms Noks Nauta and Mr Ido van der Waal during the SENG-conference Warm A Gifted Heart, July 19-21 2013:
The documented reactions during the workshops:
The following publications are available in English:
van der Waal, I, & Nauta, A.P., & Lindhout, R., Labour Disputes of Gifted Employeess, Gifted and Talented International, vol 28(1), August, 2013 and vol 28(2), Dec 2013.
Overzier, P., & Nauta, A.P., Coping with the Qualities of Giftedness, Gifted and Talented International vol 28(1), Aug 2013; and vol 28(2), Dec 2013.
Van de Ven, R. & Nauta, A.P., Gifted adults and their preferred style of learning, Translation of Dutch article, published on the website of IHBV, 2012.
Moerman, M. & Nauta, A.P., Giftedness and sleep, Translation of Dutch article, published on the website of IHBV, 2011.
Dijkstra, P., Barelds, D.P.H., Groothof, H.A.K., Ronner, S. & Nauta, A.P., Partner Preferences of the Intellectually Gifted, Marriage & Family Review, 2012, vol 48(1), p 96-
Dijkstra, P., Barelds, D.P.H., Ronner, S., & Nauta, A.P., Personality and well-being: Do the intellectually gifted differ from the general population?, Advanced Development
Journal, 2012, vol 13, p 103-118. Abstract
Nauta, A.P., Ronner, S., & Brasseur, D., Good supervisors for gifted employees, Internal publication IHBV, Feb 2012.
Ronner, S., Nauta, A.P., & Brasseur, D., Recommendations based on research project “Good supervisors for gifted employees”, Internal publication IHBV. Feb 2012
Nauta, A.P., & van Eck, C., What is the opinion of members of Mensa in the Netherlands about including membership of Mensa in their CV?, Mensa International Journal, Sep 2011.
Dijkstra, P., Barelds, D., Ronner, S., & Nauta, A., Humor styles and their relationship to well-being among the gifted, Gifted and Talented International, 2011, vol 26 (1&2), p 89-
Nauta, A.P.., Moerman, M., van Thiel, M., & Smits, M., Gifted adults and their sleep, Yearbook of the NSWO, Dec 2011.