Psychotherapy in English

My name is Stephan Löcke and I’m a registered Psychotherapist for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (Psychologischer Psychotherapeut für Verhaltenstherapie) in Köln.

Field of expertise

In my private practice, I specialize in a broad spectrum of mental-health issues, including among others: anxiety disorders, mood disorders, personality disorders, substance abuse and adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
I draw on a variety of therapeutic techniques such Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Schema Therapy and Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy. Mindfulness is an important part within my sessions. I have been practicing meditation (Zazen) since 2018.

Education and psychotherapy training

  • License to practice as a Psychotherapist (Approbation District Government of Cologne) since 2020
  • Psychotherapy Training Programme for Cognitive Behavioural Therapy at AVT Köln
  • Master of Science in Clinical Psychology at Radboud University, Master thesis „How does mindfulness-based cognitive therapy work? Possible mechanisms of change“
  • B.Sc. in Clinical Psychology at Ghent University
  • B.A. in Communication Sciences at Radboud University

Fee structure and Payment Options

I welcome clients with private insurance and self-paying clients. Reimbursement by the insurance company depends on your individual contract with the insurance company. In case of public health insurance pre-approval by the insurance provider is needed. 
The fee for an initial consultation of a 50-minutes session is 135,88€ . All fees are based on the fee structure for psychotherapists (Gebührenordnung für Psychotherapeuten).

Location and Accessibility

The location of the practice is in walking distance to the Hansaring S-Bahn station. The practice is situated on the 3rd floor. The space ensures ease of access for individuals with disabilities or mobility limitations.

Please feel free to contact me by email or by phone to set up an appointment. Sessions are available in person or through video therapy.