Private Practice

Private Practice for Psychotherapy
Dr. sc. hum. Rüdiger Retzlaff
Clinical Psychologist, Psychotherapist & Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist
Im Weiher 12
69121 Heidelberg-Handschuhsheim

Tel.     06221 - 40 80 86
Fax     06221 - 40 80 87



Please call to make an appointment for a first visit.


All German public health insurances and the majority of private health insurers  cover the fees  for psycho-therapeutic treatment  (cognitive behaviour therapy, psychodynamic therapy) both with adults and with children and adolescents.

Couples therapy and some other forms of treatment have to be paid privately, in accordance to the Federal Fee Scale for Psychotherapists (GOP).

Areas of expertise

Therapy and councelling is offered for any problem clients want to solve, such as: psychological and psycho-somatic problems, anxiety and depression, eating disorders, behavior problems, having do cope with the challenges of chronic illnesses and diusabilities, marital conflict, and conflicts within the family, excessive stress as well as work and career related issues


The practice is licensed to train psychological interns in psychotherapy and child and adolescent psychotherapy by the local state authority Regierungspräsidium Stuttgart.