‘Diplom-Psychologe’ and Ph.D. in psychology, 8-year
employment as a clinical psychologist at a psychiatric hospital
in Saxony, Germany. Since 1992 private practice as a psychological
psychotherapist also in Saxony, Germany. Psychotraumatologist,
psychoanalyst, body psychotherapist.
Therapist for both single and group therapy in a joint psychotherapy
practice. Also course manager and instructor at the Trauma Institute
Leipzig and at the Leipzig Academy for Integrative Psychotherapy.
Both child and adult psychotherapy is covered by public health
Trainer therapist, teacher at other institutes.
Further qualifications in systematic and solution-oriented family
therapy, Erickson hypnotherapy, Leuner catathymic image perception
and analytic body therapy (DGAPT).
Development of own methodology for the treatment of complex
trauma and dissociative disorders for 12 years (concept: SPIM-20-CT,
see publications in 2004, 2007, 2008).
This psychotrauma concept includes concepts by Huber (2003),
Putman (2003), Ross (2006), Hofmann (EMDR 1999), and van der Hart,
Nijenhuis, Steele (2008).
The SPIM-20-CT concept combines well-known treatment approaches,
Gestalt, body and group-oriented aspects and the use of so-called
beseelbare therapy objects.
Member of DeGPT, ESTD, DGK, und EABP, EMDRIA.
Member of the international board of ISSTD.
Member of Fachausschuss für Psychatrie des Bundeslandes Sachsen in der kassenärztlichen Vereinigung Sachsen.
Honor: ISSTD Fellow.