Dr. Letizia Gauck

Head of ZEPP / Psychologist / Psychotherapist

Dr. Letizia Gauck is specialised in assessments, counselling and therapy during childhood, adolescence and adulthood. Her focus lies in the identification and promotion of specially gifted aptitudes. Current research interests are diagnostic of children during preschool and in combination with (resp. distinct from) Attention deficit disorder and Autism-spectrum-disorder. Dr. Letizia Gauck, additionally offers postgraduate training to teachers and educators.

letizia.gauck@clutterunibas.ch / +41 (0)61 207 24 01  /  Büro 03.013 (Mis62)

lic. phil. Susy Signer-Fischer

Psychologist for psychotherapy and child and juvenile psychology FSP

Susy Signer-Fischer has long standing experience and knowledge in assessing and counselling children, juveniles and adults. Furthermore, she is a certified supervisor and offers individual or group supervision, as well as counselling in terms of team and quality development related issues.

susy.signer@clutterunibas.ch / +41 (0)61 207 24 02 / Büro 03.012 (Mis62)

M Sc Maria Lumsden Rieder

Deputy head ZEPP / Psychologist / British accredited psychotherapist (UKCP) / Supervisor

Maria Lumsden Rieder works with people from multi national backgrounds. Her field of expertise  is in psychological well-being questions and emotional change processes. Methods mostly used include elements of applied systemic theories, psychodrama and the cognitive behavioral approach. Her special interest is in positive psychology and how to encourage people's personal change intelligence. 

maria.lumsden-rieder@clutterunibas.ch / +41 (0)61 207 06 53 / Büro 03.007 (Mis62)

MA Ina Blanc

Psychologist for children and teenagers FSP  / Head of postgraduate training in child and juvenile psychology (WB KJP) / KiHyp (MEG)/ Hypnosis for children and juveniles (M.E.G.)

Ina is specialized in counselling and therapy for children, juveniles and adults. Her focus lies on a hypnosystemic and resource-oriented approach. Ina Blanc shows great interest in promoting creative processes and in coaching artistic work. Being a teacher and a career coach for young adults, she has a long standing experience working with juveniles with and without a migrant background.

ina.blanc@clutterunibas.ch / +41 (0)61 207 24 02 /  Büro 03.012 (Mis62) 

M Sc Tobias Kahl


Tobias Kahl is specialized in assessment and counselling as well as promoting in learning difficulty related issues. In recent years he was working in Columbia, gaining experience in an intercultural context. Tobias Kahl shows great interest in topics such as learning and knowledge, which he continues to deepen further during his doctorate in school psychology, developmental psychology and educational counselling (SEED) at the University of Basel.

tobias.kahl@clutterunibas.ch /+41 (0)61 207 06 10 / Büro 03.005 (Mis62)

M Sc Silvia Meyer


Silvia Meyer is specialized in assessment and counselling of children, juveniles and adults. 
Her main expertise lies in promoting intellectual giftedness as well as early intervention of learning deficiency. Furthermore, Silvia Meyer shows great interests in sports and exercising and embedding both in a psychological context, such as social and emotional competence. Moreover, she continues to deepen her theoretical knowledge during her doctorate in school psychology, developmental diagnostic and educational counselling (SEED) at the University of Basel.

silvia.meyer@clutterunibas.ch / +41 (0)61 207 24 01 / Büro 03.013 (Mis62)

Dr. Brian Cardini

Psychologist and psychotherapist in training

Dr. Brian Cardini is specialised in assessments and counselling during childhood, adolescence, and adulthood. He is a psychotherapist in training. His focus lies in the promotion of self-control and emotion regulation across the life span. Furthermore, he is a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Zurich, where he is investigating processes of exhaustion and recovery.

brian.cardini@clutterunibas.ch / +41 (0)61 207 06 10 / Büro 03.005 (Mis 62)



Christel Dietzsch

Management of Administration & Organisation at ZEPP                       

Operational Management of the Advanced Studies in Child- and Adolescent Psychology

Project Manager VZPM / Cultural Manager CAS HL

Christel Dietzsch ensures that all administrative and operational processes of ZEPP and the Advanced Studies in Child- and Adolescent Psychology are running smoothly. 

christel.dietzsch@clutterunibas.ch / +41 (0)61 207 24 00 / Sekretariat Büro 03.003 (Mis62)