Petra is a German speaking psychologist, who obtained her master's degree from the Department of Clinical Psychology at the University of Graz, Austria. In her treatment, she combines parts of the cognitive behavior therapy with elements of positive psychology. Petra is specialized in treating adolescents and adults suffering from the following conditions: anxiety disorders, social anxiety, depression, adjustment disorder, sleeping disorders, as well as burnout, relationship problems and study/learning problems.
Petra conducts several relaxation techniques (autogenous training, progressive muscle relaxation and body scan). She also focuses on counseling stress and burnout prevention. Patients have the possibility to learn how to recognize the root and causes of stress, while simultaneously develop strategies and resources to better deal with difficult situations in their daily lives.