Events at the Sigmund Freud University

Sigmund Freud University (SFU) stages conferences and workshops, both for academic colleagues and students as well, with an increasing number of international activities.

For news about the programme and events in the English Language Programme, check out also our SFU Online Forum.

It is a pleasure to inform you that Prof. David Orlinsky, University of Chicago, got the "Sigmund Freud Award for Psychotherapy of the City of Vienna" 2015.

Copyright: Sigmund Freud University Vienna - Campus Prater (14.09.2015)

David Orlinsky is one of the founders of the Society for Psychotherapy research/SPR and has developed the "Generic Model for Psychotherapy". He is an outstanding researcher as well as a link between many different approaches in psychotherapy. The "Sigmund Freud Award for Psychotherapy of the City of Vienna" is granted yearly for outstanding contributions in the field of Psychotherapy since 1999 and is endowed with 7000 Euros.

Past Events:

May, 29 - 30, 2015
Conference:"Impacts of the Economic Crisis on the Psycho-Social Field –
Being Prepared for the Future" (pdf)

July 12th – 17th, 2015
International Congress on Law and Mental Health (pdf)


24.04.2015 GRAND OPENING of SFU Campus Prater!
Opening Ceremony 24.04.2015 – Photo Gallery

December 5th and 6th, 2014
EAP-SFU Conference: „Crisis in the Ukraine – psychotherapeutic approaches“

Summer School 2014

Invitation to join open lectures in 2013/14 (pdf)

Training Emotion-Focused Therapy (Greenberg) Oct/Nov 2013 (pdf)

Trauma – Expulsion – Refugees
International Perspectives on Traumatisation and Treatment of Refugees
15. & 16.11.2013 (pdf)

Summer School 2013

Invitation to join lectures at the SFU International Programmes Winter Term 2012/13 for a limited guest audience

Semesteropening Winter Term 2012/13

08.11.2012 Qigong Lectures Science of Life: Theory and Practice

SFU - WORKSHOP Explore and Conquer Psychotherapy
27. – 28. April, 2012

Download the presentations:
Aknin: La Magie de la Psychotherapie (pdf)
Jandl: Psychotherapy as Science Philosophical and Historical Perspectives (pdf)
Kubik: Transcultural aspects of psychotherapy (pdf)
Moertl_Measuring the unmeasurabl_ Psychotherapy Research (pdf)
Muyard_On_psychosomatics (pdf)