Departement of Psychology

Our Department introduces students to psychology, a science that deals with human experience and behaviour. The Department of Psychology consists of a young and dynamic team of researchers with international resonance and a strong presence in the media. The studies in Freiburg are characterized by a trilingual environment as well as by a pleasant atmosphere created by human-sized structures and easy contacts with the teaching staff.



New collaborations between Switzerland, Japan, Maylasia and UK

The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science granted an international project on « the misconceptualizations of cognitive resources ».

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Special issue of „Zeitschrift für Psychotherapie, Psychologie und Psychotherapie"

Simone Munsch edited a special issue on eating disorders in the journal „Zeitschrift für Psychotherapie, Psychologie und Psychotherapie".

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Stress and behavioral problems in preschoolers

The team of Fribourg of the Swiss Preschooler's Health Study (SPLASHY) investigated stress and behavioral problems in preschool children. Five new publications are now available.

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Psychology teaching at the University of Fribourg has 3 branches: Bachelor, Master and Postgrade.

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The Psychology department consists of 12 units and research groups.

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Binge-Eating Adolescent Treatment - ein Behandlungsprogramm für Jugendliche und junge Erwachsene mit Essanfällen.