Childhood and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy

Degree programmes


Childhood and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Certificate


Degree: Zertifikat
Start: Winter semester
Duration: 6 semesters
Classroom language: German
Cost: 14.000€

Detailed information for international applicants

What's it all about?

This degree programme is unique, because ...

 as part of highly diverse full-time training combining theory and practise, it provides the necessary qualifications for child and adolescent medical psychotherapy.

It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields
  • Child and adolescent psychology
  • Clinical psychology
  • Psychotherapy

Who is suited?

Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,


  • diligence, sense of responsibility, ability to think for oneself


  • working with children and adolescents

struggles through:

  • a demanding full-time training
This degree programme is suited for graduates in the following subjects

Master's degrees in

  • Psychology
  • Clinical psychology
  • Educational science
  • Social pedagogy
  • Social work
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • in their own practice
  • in child and adolescent psychiatry
  • in counselling centres
  • in psychosomatic clinics

And else?

An internship ...

is recommended. It is done prior to the degree course.

Where do I find help?

Academic advisory office

Merle Lewer
Building, Room: Bochumer Fenster Etage 2
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-27688
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft Kinder- und Jugendlichenpsychotherapie
Building, Room: Bochumer Fenster 02
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-27688