Erik Thys (b. 1961) is a psychiatrist and is associated with PSC St.-Alexius Elsene and UPC KU Leuven Campus Kortenberg. He also is an artist and musician. He is the co-author of 'The misunderstanding and Sense for nonsense'. He made the drawings for the comics 'The Secret of the Brain Chip. Guide for People with Psychosis', a bestseller in 14 languages, and 'The Secret of the Space Elevator'.