Petra Albrecht

Psychologist
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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.

Doctor Type
Psychologist
Services
Psychology & Family Therapy
Languages
English, German
Clinics
Century Park Clinic, Downtown Clinic & Lifestyle Center, Hongmei Road Clinic
Attendance Time
Downtown Clinic :
Monday: 2:00 ~ 6:00
Thursday: 2:00 ~ 8:00

Hongmei Road Clinic :
Wednesday: 2:00 ~ 6:00
Friday: 2:00 ~ 6:00

Century Park Clinic :
Saturday: 10:00 ~ 3:00

Articles Written

Anxiety in Adolescents

Anxiety disorders are one of the most frequently diagnosed mental health disorders in teens. One study in Germany indicated that about 10% of children and adolescents suffer from anxiety disorders (Robert Koch-Intuit; BELLA-Studied). The primary anxiety disorders are: Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD), Phobias, and Separation Anxiety. If your child suffers from anxiety, it is wise to seek professional help. Overwhelming fears that affect everyday life and are out of proportion…

What is Depression?

We all have unhappy times. Some days you feel disappointed, sad or just in a foul mood. Depression, when compared to such moody days, is much more comprehensive and profound. Changing seasons can worsen such feelings , as the body is trying to adapt to a changing environment. It’s wise to talk to someone you trust or seek professional help if you experience a period of persistent sadness, loss of…