2022 IFS (Internal Family Systems) Level 1, Cologne
2022 EFT Core Skills, Berlin
2020 Externship in EFT (Emotionally Focused Therapy for Couples), Berlin
2020 License as a Heilpraktiker for Psychotherapy by the City of Cologne
2019 Basic training in EMDR, San Francisco
2016 License as a California Marriage and Family Therapist (#97057)
2014 Master of Arts in Integral Counseling Psychology from California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS), San Francisco
2013-2015 Training in Gestalt therapy at the Church Street Integral Counseling Center, San Francisco
Therapist & Couples Counselor, Cologne, Germany, December 2019 – present: Provide couples therapy and individual psychotherapy in German and English as well as remote psychotherapy for clients residing in California.
Psychotherapist in Private Practice, Bay Area Gestalt Institute, San Francisco, CA, USA, September 2015 – December 2019: Saw individuals and couples as a psychotherapist in private practice, focused on communication skills, relationships, shame, self-esteem, grief, loneliness, childhood emotional neglect, etc.
Primary Therapist, Cielo House, Moss Beach, CA, USA, September 2015 – August 2017: Saw individual clients, couples and families in a residential / PHP treatment facility for eating disorders and co-occurring substance use disorders, including assessment and crisis intervention. Facilitated therapy groups on topics such as Body Image, CBT, DBT, Interpersonal, and Process.
Psychotherapist Intern, Church Street Integral Counseling Center, San Francisco, CA, USA, September 2014 – present: Saw individuals and couples as a psychotherapist in a private practice setting. Facilitated trainings and exercises with trainees.
Psychotherapist Trainee, Church Street Integral Counseling Center, San Francisco, CA, USA, September 2013 – September 2014: Saw individuals and couples as a psychotherapist in a private practice setting.
DVG (Deutsche Vereinigung für Gestalttherapie), supporting member since 2021
CAMFT (California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists), member since 2017
SFCAMT (San Francisco California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists), member since 2017
BAOM (Bay Area Open Minds: Psychotherapists Affirming Sexual & Gender Diversity), board member since 2016