Professor Alexandra Philipsen

 

Professor Alexandra Philipsen

  • Since 2018 director and W3 professor of psychiatry and psychotherapy, University of Bonn
  • 2014-2017 director and W3 professor of psychiatry and psychotherapy, Karl Jaspers Clinic, Medical Campus University of Oldenburg
  • 2011-2014 managing senior physician, department of psychiatry and psychotherapy, University of Freiburg (previously senior physician from 2006)
  • 2009 Habilitation "On etiology, clinic and therapy of attention deficit / hyperactivity disorder in adulthood", Prof. Mathias Berger, Albert-Ludwigs-Universit√§t Freiburg

Scientific focus

  • translational therapy research on attention and emotion regulation
  • development and evaluation of innovative pharmacological and non-pharmacological therapies, especially in adult ADHD
  • psychotherapy research
  • clinical studies and personalized medicine

Clinical priorities

  • diagnosis and treatment of the entire spectrum of mental illnesses, in particular of affective disorders such as depression, stress-associated diseases, ADHD in adulthood and personality disorders
  • crisis intervention and suicidality
  • disorder oriented psychotherapy