Meet the Teacher

Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist since 2007

Master and two doctoral degrees from the University of Edinburgh, UK

Honorary Lecturer at the University of Glasgow, UK, since 2010

Pioneering research into clinical applications of compassion-based therapy in 2008.

Contributed to the main clinical and non-clinical compassion trainings since 2008

First-generation teacher, teacher trainer and supervisor of the Mindful Self-Compassion (MSC) Training Programme

Lecturing worldwide on Self-Compassion in Clinical Practice since 2010

Popular speaker, teacher and author featured regularly in German-speaking media

Multilingual global citizen with a German passport and a firm belief in the transformative power of genuine compassion