Research at the IPU

Current Projects

The Impact of Psychotherapy on the Therapist (TIPT)

Since 2017 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. Lars Kuchinke, Prof. Dr. Konrad Schnabel

CHOICE: Dynamic neurocognitive effects of self-determined choice and emotional modulation

Since 2017 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. Christine Stelzel, Prof. Dr. Lars Kuchinke, Prof. Dr. Birgit Stürmer

MOMAP: Modality mappings within working memory and postural control

10/2018–09/2021 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. C. Stelzel, Prof. Dr. U. Granacher, Prof. Dr. M. A. Rapp, Prof. Dr. S. Heinzel

Stress Experiences during Psychotherapy

10/2018–09/2019 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. Lutz Wittmann, Prof. Dr. Linden

Action-Oriented Wise Interventions (WISENT)

Since 01/2018 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Konrad Schnabel

Evaluation of the Parent, Infant, Toddler Psychotherapy by Means of Prevalence and Intervention Studies (SKKIPPI)

05/2018–05/2021 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. Christiane Ludwig-Körner, Prof. Dr. Lars Kuchinke

The Measured Life

Since 2017 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. Vera King, Prof. Dr. Benigna Gerisch, Prof. Dr. Hartmut Rosa

Aporias of Perfection in Accelerated Societies

2012 to 04/2018 / Project Head: Leitung: Prof. Dr. Vera King, Prof. Dr. Benigna Gerisch, Prof. Dr. Hartmut Rosa

APS Study

2011–2021 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Dr. Dorothea Huber, Prof. Dr. Heinrich Deserno

Emotional Processing and Therapy Result in Long-term Psychotherapies

2013–2018 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Dr. Dorothea Huber

Multicentered Cooperation Project (BEKAMÜWI-Study)

2011–2018 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Dr. Dorothea Huber

Multicentered Study: Outcome Studies on Psychoanalysis

2012–2019 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Dr. Dorothea Huber

Psychological Consequences of Meal Situations

2013–2017 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Birgit Stürmer

Information on the Anxiety Study for Children (ASC Study)

2014–2018 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Annette Streeck-Fischer

Conversation Analysis of Empathy in Psychotherapy Process Research (CEMPP)

2014–2017 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. Dr. M. B. Buchholz, Prof. Dr. Dr. H. Kächele

Scenic Memory of the Shoah

sSince 2013 / Project Heads: Dipl.-Psych. Jasmin Bleimling, Prof. Dr. Andreas Hamburger, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Mertens

Translation and Validation of Self-report Measures (TAMMI)

Since 2015 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. Aleksandar Dimitrijevic, Prof. Dr. Andreas Hamburger, Prof. Dr. Camellia Hancheva., Prof. Dr. Lutz Wittmann

Avoidance Symptoms in the Context of Differing Clinical Pictures

Until 2017 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Lutz Wittmann

Messys with Method: Household Rubbish in a TV Format

Since 2014 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Insa Härtel

Breast-Cancer-Cut: Medial Stagings of Angelina Jolie's Prophylactic Mastectomy

Since 2014 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Insa Härtel

Inpatient Psychotherapy: Do Women and Men Experience the Same Therapy Differently?

2015–2017 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Dr. Dorothea Huber

Performance Monitoring in Social Interactions: Dynamics of Internal and External Signal Processing

4/2016–4/2018 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Birgit Stürmer

Psychoanalytical Reflections on Digital Virtuality

Since 4/2013 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Elfriede Löchel

Study of Adherence Measurements with Psychoanalytically-based Methods

2012–2017 / Project Head: Dr. Melanie Ratzek

Investigation into the influence on the stability of the therapy success in the treatment of depression

Since 2014 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Dr. Dorothea Huber

Procrastination. Psychoanalysis and Social Context

2015–2018 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Christine Kirchhoff

Unease – And That Without End? Psychoanalysis and Culture in the 21st Century

Since 2012 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Christine Kirchhoff

Study of the Attachment Representations of BA Students – an Empirical Pilot Study

6/2015–12/2016 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Éva Hédervári-Heller

Effect of Higher Cognitive Principles in Static and Dynamic Maps on Spatial Information

2012–06/2017 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. Frank Dickmann, Prof. Dr. Lars Kuchinke

Modulating Effects of Emotional Properties of a Word on Early Phases of Word Processing

2013–2017 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Lars Kuchinke

Modified Psychodynamic Psychotherapy for Patients with Schizophrenia (MPP-S Study) ...

2015–2018 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. Dorothea von Haebler, Dr. Christiane Montag, Dr. Günter Lempa

Parent, Infant and Toddler Psychotherapies with Residents in Shared Living Arrangements ...

Since 4/2016 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Christiane Ludwig-Körner

Familiarisation and Attachment (PEB)

4/2016–11/2017 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Éva Hédervári-Heller

Recording Emphatic Expressivity in Music Production

2016–2017 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. Lars Kuchinke, Jun.-Prof. Dr. Jin Hyun Kim

Stationary Analytical Psychotherapy: Change in Symptomatology, Mentalisation Ability and Structural Impairment

2016–2018 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Dr. Dorothea Huber

Using Graphological Reports to Identify Leadership Qualities

11/2016–11/2017 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Konrad Schnabel

Empirical Education Research: Inclusive Schooling

2010–12/2017 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. Bernd Ahrbeck, Prof. Dr. Rainer Lehmann

History of Psychoanalysis in Poland in a German-Polish-Jewish Cultural Context 1900 to 2015

2015–2019 / Project Heads: Prof. (PAN) Dr. habil. Ewa Kobylinska-Dehe, Prof. Paweł Dybel

Psychodynamic Psychotherapy of Patients Aged 60 and Over with Generalised Anxiety Disorder

Since 11/2016 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Simone Salzer

Feasibility Study on Outpatient Psychodynamic Psychotherapy for Adolescents with Borderline Personality Disorder

Since 2016 / Project Heads: Prof. Dr. Simone Salzer, Prof. Dr. Annette Streeck-Fischer

Jactatio Capitis – Head Shaking and Head Banging in Early Childhood

2016–2019 / Project Heads: Huberta Ulmen, Prof. Dr. Dr. M. B. Buchholz, Prof. Dr. Dr. H. Kächele

Mentalisation und Affect (MAMIK-Study)

10/2016–09/2019 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Dr. Horst Kächele

Ethical Dilemmas due to Prenatal and Genetic Diagnostics – EDIG

Since 2008 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Tamara Fischmann

Evaluation of Two Early Prevention Programmes in Kindergartens with High-risk Children – EVA

2008–2016; 2017 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Tamara Fischmann

Frankfurt-based fMRI/EEG Depression Study – FRED

Since 2008 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Tamara Fischmann

NeuroBind – Neuroimaging and Binding with Children-at-risk

Since 2015 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Tamara Fischmann

Attachment in Children-at-risk – Applying the Child Attachment Interview in a High-risk Population

Since 2016 / Project Head: Prof. Dr. Tamara Fischmann