Prof Wulf Rössler

Professor , The Kusnacht Practice

Wulf Rössler studied Medicine (1969-1975) and Psychology (1976-1981) at the University of Heidelberg and ended his studies with a medical degree (MD) and a psychological degree (MSc). He is a trained psychiatrist with further specialisations in Social Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is currently Professor at the Universities of Sao Paulo and the Charité in Berlin. His research is focused on services research and psychiatric epidemiology. He has about 750 publications and 450 entries in PubMed. He published numerous textbooks. From 2015-17 he was Medical Director of the Kusnacht Practice in Zurich and is now a member of the Board. The Kusnacht Practice is an outpatient facility for international clients with substance use disorders.

Videos

May 21, 2019 - Video

Nutrition, Sleep and Physical Exercise: Impact on Mental Health

Until recently nutrition and various other lifestyle factors were predominantly in the focus of medical disciplines like cardiology, endocrinology or...

Jul 17, 2018 - Video

Psychiatry in the Movies - Mirroring Societal Trends

Movies are simultaneously an art form and a potent form of mass communication. The film industry exploits psychiatric topics from addiction to eating...

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