The Faculty of Psychotherapy Science is a pioneer in developing psychotherapy research and is currently home to ten research institutes. Information on the teaching and research activities of the institutes, special offers for students and contact details are available below.

Institute for Qualitative Psychotherapy Research
led by Assoz. Prof. Dr. Kathrin Mörtl

Institute for Hermeneutic Therapy School Research & Therapy School Dialogue
led by Univ.-Prof. DDr. Kurt Greiner / Ass.-Prof. Dr. MMag. Martin Jandl

Institute for Psychosomatics
led by Univ. Prof. Dr. Jutta Fiegl / Assoz. Prof. Dr. Kathrin Mörtl

Institute for Transcultural and Historical Research
led by Univ.-Prof. Dr. Stephan Steiner

Institute for Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy
led by Mag.a Dr.in Gabriela Pap, MSc.

Institute for Psychoanalytic-Ethnological Disaster Research
led by Univ.-Prof. Mag. DDr. Bernd Rieken

Institute for Mental Health and Business
led by Mag. Dr. Monika Spiegel

Institute for Behavioural Addictions
led by Dr. Dominik Batthyány

Institute for Ageing Research
led by Univ.-Doz. Dr. Gerald Gatterer

Institute for Futures Research in Human Sciences
led by Univ.-Prof. Dr. Reinhold Popp

Institute for Training Research
led by Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jutta Fiegl and Univ.-Ass. Mag. Elitsa Tilkidzhieva

Linz Institute for Basic and Methodological Research
led by Univ.-Prof. Dr. Thomas Stephenson