Professional training

  • 2015 Post-doctoral qualification in psychology with a focus on counselling psychology
  • 2010 Promotion in special educational and clinical psychology
  • 2005 – 2010 Systemic therapist (SG)
  • 2003 – 2008 Certified psychologist
  • 2002 – 2003 Social services (Dipl.) intermediate diploma
  • 1997 – 2000 Certified moto activity therapist



  • Since 04/2013 UAS Kiel

Professor for Psychosocial Diagnostics and Consultation

  • 10/2012-03/2013

University Flensburg, temporary academic council for communication and counselling psychology

  • 10/2011 until 09/2012

Youth Welfare Centre »Käthe-Kollwitz« Rehna e.V., project work and management (including the acquisition of external funds), for the conceptual further development of outpatient and stationary educational assistance (including a school station) and elementary educational offers

  • Since 2010

Freelance coach and supervisor among others for the Rettungsdienst Parchim Ludwigslust gGmbH

  • 04/2008 until 09/2012

Youth Welfare Centre »Käthe-Kollwitz« Rehna e.V., educational and family counselling centre – children and youth therapy, educational, couple and family counselling and therapy, supervision, and as coordinator and responsible further training director of the centre for pedagogic training (.ZEP)

  • since 05/2008

Lectureship at the Institute for Special Pedagogics, Department of Special Pedagogic Psychology of the Leibniz University Hannover

  • 04/2009 – 07/2010

Scientific employee in the Department of Special Pedagogic Psychology at the Institute for Special Pedagogics of the Leibniz University Hannover

  • 04/2008 – 04/2009

Lectureship in the area of health (curative education) at the FH Hannover, Faculty V (Diaconia, Health, Social Affairs)

  • 2005 - 2008

cand. Psych. and moto therapist in a social psychiatric practice (Grothe & Dithmar Wetzlar)

  • 2005 – 2007

Editor of »Praxis der Psychomotorik«: Journal for development and movement support – responsible for the motopedic (a part of the journal)

  • 2002 – 2006

Lecturer at the college for motopaedics at the Bühl Medical Academy (international confederation)

  • 2003 – 2004

Moto therapist at the Association for Psychomotor Development Support “Bewegen-Spielen-Lernen e.V.” Kassel

  • 2000 – 2001

Motopedic/Moto therapist in a prevention and rehabilitation clinic for mother, father and child “Klinik Hotzenplotz” Rickenbach