Sigmund Freud University
International Clinic for Children and Adolescents
PSYCHOLOGICAL DIAGNOSTIC UND PSYCHOTHERAPY
Head: Mag. Dr. Brigitte Schimpl
Problems and complaints of children and adolescents are diagnosed and treated at the International Child and Adolescent psychotherapeutic Clinic.
Our goal is to help children, adolescents and their environment in all stages of development and life. We also offer counseling for their parents or caregivers and accompany them for the duration of finding a solution to the current problems.
You can come to us with the following problems and topics:
Difficulty in school, school anxiety, failure in school, test anxietyBehavioral problemsSocially insecure/deviant behaviorMobbingDevelopmental delayPuberty crisisHyperactivity (ADHD/ADD)AnxietyDepressionCompulsionsPsychosomatic symptoms
AggressionAttention deficit disordersAddictionEating disorder
Problems with upbringingCoping with illnessMourning after a losWorking through experiences of separation
WHAT WE OFFER
Child and adolescent psychotherapyPsychotherapy (in different disciplines)Clinical-psychological DiagnosticsHelping conferencesPsychosocial networkingFirst-Love-Clinic
1. FIRST INTERVIEW AND PSYCHO-DIAGNOSTIC EXAMINATION
A first interview takes place either together with the child or separately with the caregiver(s) (lasting approx 45 min.). Following this is a thorough psycho-diagnostic examination is completed.
2. THERAPY PLANNING
During the next appointment, the examination results and a treatment plan will be
discussed with the child or adolescent together with their caregiver(s).
We offer many different types, according to what is best for your situation: single setting psychotherapy with the child along with accompanied counseling for the caregiver(s), family psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, or psychotherapy for the parents.
The clinic is led by experienced psychotherapists, who have special competencies working with children and adolescents.
The cost of psychotherapy is based according to income. In some cases, the insurance company pays for the cost of psychotherapeutic treatment- for this option, a clinical-psychological examination is a required . The cost of the clinical-psychological examination is refunded up to 80 percent by the social insurance company . In this case, a referral from a specialized doctor is needed.
Referrals are accepted from pediatricians, neurologists and psychiatrists. An approval from the social insurance company is necessary for referrals from other specialists (or a specialist of general medicine) or psychotherapists.
Child Clinic- Stadlau
Stadlauerstraße 46 (Entrance:Varnhagengasse 1)
Telephone: +43 / 01 810 13 06
Appointments are scheduled individually
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