Multidisciplinary research

Faculty for Psychotherapy Science and Faculty for Medicine

The Institute of Psychosomatics at the Faculty for Psychotherapy Science (Head: Univ.-Prof.in Dr.in Jutta Fiegl und Dr.in Kathrin Mörtl) and the Institute of Psychosomatics at the Faculty for Medicine (Head: Univ.-Prof.in Dr.in Christiane Eichenberg) have started research cooperation and developed two new core topics in research:

Psychosomatics in Cardiology

In cooperation with Prim. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Kurt Huber, Head of the Department for Cardiology at the Wilhelminen Hospital Vienna and Dean for Research at the Faculty for Medicine at SFU the Institute of Psychosomatics at the Faculty for Psychotherapy Science (Univ.-Prof.in Dr.in Jutta Fiegl und Dr.in Kathrin Mörtl) and the Institute of Psychosomatics at the Faculty for Medicine (Univ.-Prof.in Dr.in Christiane Eichenberg) are carrying on research on the desease  Tako Tsubo.

Psychosomatics in Fertility

A cooperative series of studies on psychosomatic and psychological aspects of fertility and desire for children is going to be started by the Institute of Psychosomatics at the Faculty for Psychotherapy Science (Univ.-Prof.in Dr.in Jutta Fiegl und Dr.in Kathrin Mörtl) and the Institute of Psychosomatics at the Faculty for Medicine (Univ.-Prof.in Dr.in Christiane Eichenberg).

E-Mental Health

This research topic is carried on in cooperation of the Institute of Psychosomatics at the Faculty for Medicine (Univ.-Prof.in Dr.in Christiane Eichenberg) and the Institute for Children and Adolescent Psychotherapy at the Faculty for Psychotherapy Science (Univ.-Prof.in Dr.in Brigitte Sindelar).