It is a branch of psychology that deals with mental disorders and impairments, physical illnesses with psychological influence factors, emotional and psychological crises, stress reactions, etc.
Counseling (short term)
Treatment (longer term)
Psychological counseling: psychological expertise and scientific methods are applied, with the aim of overcoming various life crises, conflicts, (everyday) problems and difficulties etc.
Psychological treatment: aims to alleviate and treat mental disorders and the resulting social, emotional, cognitive, physical ailments and impairments.
Clinical-psychological diagnosis: is the assessment of mental and behavioral problems and disturbances and represents an important prerequisite for the further treatment plan. Depending on the subject matter, the clinical-psychological diagnosis consists of an anamnesis interview and individually selected psychological test procedures on the basis of which a clinical-psychological report is prepared. A clinical psychological diagnosis can take up to several appointments, depending on the issue.
Counseling and professional support for people whose loved ones suffer of a mental illness: psychoeducation and information about said mental illness, tips for everyday life, a safe place where the stress and discomfort regarding the mental illness of a loved one can be discussed.
Initial discussion/first appointment: includes the following aspects and topics: clarification of personal expectations, detailed discussion of your concerns, drafting an individual treatment plan, etc.