Dr. Saba Khodayarifard

Experiences and expertise:

Depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders (e.g. obsessive-compulsive disorder or OCD, panic attacks or panic disorder, social phobia, specific phobias, generalized anxiety disorder or GAD, posttraumatic stress disorder, adjustment disorder etc.), Burn-out, bullying, aggression, impulse control problems, problems at work or in school, attention deficiency and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), addictions and dependencies (e.g. substance abuse, nicotine dependency, alcohol problems, gambling, shopping addiction, media addictions etc.), personality disorders (e.g. borderline, narcissistic, obsessive-compulsive, dependent or insecure-avoidant personality disorders), psychosomatic disorders (like somatization disorder), psychotic disorders (such as schizophrenia), dementias and disorders and problems of old age, relationship problems, couple and family conflicts, sexual problems, identity problems, social difficulties, eating disorders (e.g. anorexia and bulimia), childhood disorders and difficulties of adolescence, parental and family counselling and counselling for people dealing with diverse difficulties.


  • Persian or Farsi

  • English

  • German


  • Individual psychotherapy for adults, children, and young people

  • Couple therapy

  • Sexual therapy or counselling

  • Family therapy

  • Psychoanalysis

  • Training analysis or training therapy

  • Supervision

  • Group supervision

  • Group therapy

  • Coaching

  • Counselling

  • Social-Skills-Training

  • Behavioural therapy or cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)

  • Psychoanalytic or integrative psychodynamic psychotherapy

  • Play therapy

  • Psychotherapeutic assessment

  • Clinical psychotherapeutic diagnostic