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The world we are living in demands greater and greater awareness and skills in the cross-cultural area. The European Union, globalization and shifting job markets are among the major reasons for an increase of economic immigration.

Developing increased cultural sensitivity and awareness, as well as, acquiring of knowledge and skills is becoming very important for professionals in the social, health and mental health professions. The need and demand for such skills is very visible in the private sector. The key word –Integration has become central in both Germany and Switzerland.

I published a book with two other colleagues in 2004: Therapie und Beratung
von Migranten. Systemisch-interkulturell denken und handeln. Praxishandbuch
(Psychotherapy and Counseling for Immigrants: A Systemic – Cross-cultural

In addition, I have written various articles on the subject of Cross-Cultural Competence for Counselors and Therapists Over the last ten years I have lectured and offered workshops and training for professionals in the mental health professions in Germany, the U.S and Switzerland.




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