Group Pfammatter

Clinical psychology provides an important access to understanding psychiatric problems. Psychotherapy, in turn, represents a main pillar of effective treatments for alleviating them. Thus, clinical psychology and psychotherapy research are pivotal branches of the scientific study of mental illness and recovery.

The main clinical research of the unit centers on psychotherapy process and outcome research. Key topics are

  1. the efficacy, effectiveness and dissemination of personalized psychotherapy for psychosis,
  2. psychotherapeutic change mechanisms and
  3. the significance of embodiment for the psychotherapy process.