Cornelia Hetfeld, M.Sc.


since 01/2020 Professional training in cognitive-behavioural psychotherapy, Johannes Gutenberg-University, Mainz
12/2019 Master of science (M.Sc.) in clinical psychology, University of Potsdam
03/2017 Bachelor of science (B.Sc.) in psychology and psychotherapy, University Witten/Herdecke


Academic and Clinical Positions

since 03/2023 Doctoral candidate, Department of Clinical Psychology, Psychotherapy and Experimental Psychopathology, Johannes Gutenberg-University, Mainz
11/2021-12/2022 Clinical psychologist, outpatient department, Helios Dr. Horst Schmidt Kliniken, Wiesbaden
07/2020-09/2021 Psychological training, inpatient clinic of psychiatry (treatment focus: PTSD), Vitos-Klinik Eichberg, Eltville
01/2020-03/2020 Psychological training, Rehabilitation Clinic St. Franziska Stift, Bad Kreuznach
08/2018-06/2019 Student assistant,  Department for Empirical Childhood Research, University of Potsdam

Scholarships and Awards

since 03/2023 PhD scholarship from the Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz;
Supervisors: Dr. Anne-Kathrin Bräscher, Prof. Dr. Michael Witthöft
03/2014 - 12/2022 Student scholarship from the German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes)


Research Interests

  • Therapeutic Outcomes
  • Psychotherapeutic Processes
  • Quality Management
  • Patient-focused Therapy