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family therapist , clinical psychologist

Susan Oehl Scharwiess, American, German clinical psychologist, family therapist. Recipient Masserman Foundation award World Psychiatric Association, 1991; American Field Service scholar, 1958. Member International Family Therapy Association, Systems in Transition (co-founder), PATH-Association English-Speaking Psychotherapists in Berlin (co-founder), Arbeitskreis Berliner Familientherapeuten (co-founder).

Background

Scharwiess, Susan Oehl was born on May 19, 1941 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Arrived in Germany, 1963. Daughter of Arthur H. and Gretchen (Walrath) Oehl.

Education

Bachelor, Duke University, 1963. Diploma in psychology, Free University Berlin, 1978.

Career

Music therapist Nervenklinik Spandau, 1974-1979. Teacher regulative music therapy Volkshochschule, Neukölln, Berlin, 1974-1978. Music therapist psychiatric hospital Havelhöhe, Berlin, 1977.

Psychologist, 1978-1995. Private practice, since 1980. Supervisor training family therapists Institute Integrative Paar-und Familientherapie Berlin, 1982-1996.

Aerztekammer Niederosterreich, since 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Bibliography of Family Therapy, 1991, German Unification as a Stepfamily Process, 1994.

Membership

Member International Family Therapy Association (board directors), Deutsche Arbeitsgemeinschaft Familientherapie, Systems in Transition (co-founder), PATH-Association English-Speaking Psychotherapists in Berlin (co-founder), Arbeitskreis Berliner Familientherapeuten (co-founder).

Connections

Married Rainer Scharwiess (divorced).

father:
Arthur H. Oehl

mother:
Gretchen (Walrath) Oehl

spouse:
Rainer Scharwiess