Rahel Horisberger

Rahel Horisberger, MSc

Clinical psychologist and PhD student

Phone: +41-44-384-2825

rahel.horisberger@puk.zh.ch

Curriculum vitae

Rahel Horisberger studied Clinical Psychology, Biology and Art History at the University of Zurich. For her master thesis in Biological Psychology she investigated the role of coping strategies and resilience during the course of infection with the human high risk papilioma virus in a long term study with young women (Prof. Ulrike Ehlert). Her current research activity for a dissertation focusses on the assessment of motivational negative symptoms in schizophrenia and the role of social motives. She works as a clinical psychologist and psychotherapist at the Psychiatric University Hospital in Zurich with a main focus on patients with first episode psychosis.