Counselling for personal problems

Student Services Freiburg (Studierendenwerk Freiburg) offers free confidential counselling to all matriculated students at the university. They can help with whatever issues or problems you might have, whether it is to do with your course, exam stress, problems with room mates or private problems.

Furtwangen campus
Wolfgang Nöthen, Dipl.-Psych.
Wednesdays from 12.30pm - 2.00pm (during semester) and by appointment
Telephone: +49 157 36 74 26 03,
Email: psychber-swfr-fgu(at)

Henning Ross, Dipl.-Psych.
Without appointment: Thursdays from 12.00 - 1.00pm (during semester)
and by appointment
Telephone: +49 7723-650 3550,
Email: hross66(at)

Counselling sessions take place in Furtwangen at Lindenstr. 6, in the rooms of the Catholic University Congregation (Katholischen Hochschulgemeinde - KHG)

Schwenningen campus
Clinics without appointment (during semester)
Mondays 11.30am - 1.30pm

Private counselling - By appointment only
Ulrike Timm, Dipl.-Psych.
Telephone: + 0151 1093-1684

Susanne Rettinger, Dipl.-Soz. Päd.
Telephone: +0179 195 7228

All counselling sessions take place in Schwenningen at Bürkstrasse 1 on the 1st floor in Room 103.

Tuttlingen Campus
Dr. Elke Thies
Office hours (during semester): Wednesdays 6.00 - 7.00pm (by appointment only)
Tel. 07461 780684
E-Mail: elke.thies(at)