Training at the CPP Mannheim
Training to become psychological psychotherapist
To obtain the license to practice as psychological psychotherapist, proof of having completed at least 4200 hours in the following training components must be submitted according to Section 1 Paragraph 3 of the PsychTh-APrV.
|Training component||Contents/ Objective||Minimum no. of hours|
|Theoretical training||Exercises and courses to impart the basic and specialized knowledge of psychotherapy||600|
|Personal experience||Reflection or modification of personal requirements for doing and experiencing therapy||120|
|Practical work I|
|At least one year of practical work in an approved clinical psychiatric facility, including participation in the treatment of at least 30 patients, to be proven by brief documentation||1 200|
|Practical work II|
("6 months of psychosomatics")
|At least six months of practical work in an approved psychotherapeutic care facility||600|
|Acquisition and deepening of knowledge and practical expertise in the treatment of patients with clinically significant disorders; at least 6 supervised patient treatments||600|
|Supervision||Guidance and discussion of case treatment issues, of which at least 50 hours must be conducted as individual supervision||150|
|Organization of the number of hours not defined by legal regulations||930|
All components listed are offered by our advanced training courses in cooperation with various clinical facilities in Baden-Württemberg nd Rhineland Palatinate.
CPP postgraduale training Flyer - see the German version Infomaterial
Postgraduate training to obtain the license to practice as psychological psychotherapist with emphasis on behavioral therapy
Next start of training:
Training Course 2021 (start Oct 2021) fully booked
Training Course 2022 (start Oct 2022)
It is possible to apply at any time, but early applications are preferred!
Candidates are continuously selected from the applications received based on the qualifications proven by their documentation and invited to Mannheim for a selection interview.
Send your application or questions to:
Maja Erkic, Dipl.-Psych.
(Entrance: Corner Melchior-Street, patio Felina complex)
Lange Rötterstraße 11-17
Phone: +49 621 1703-6167
The next online information event will take place on:
10.11.2021 from 15.00 - 18.00
For organisational reasons, prior registration is mandatory for participation in the online information event. Please register by e-mail to zpp-kjp(at)zi-mannheim.de.
Zentralinstitut für Seelische Gesundheit (ZI) - https://www.zi-mannheim.de