top of page

FOCUS AREAS: Therapeutic Services, Coaching & Consulting, Stress and Trauma Related Health Issues

Psychological Psychotherapist, Coach, & Consultant

Prof. Dr. habil. rer. nat. 
Roland Weierstall- Pust, PP

My Role at TSAAD

My name is Roland Weierstall-Pust, and I work at TSAAD as a coach and consultant. Additionally, I hold a position as a W3 professor of clinical psychology and psychotherapy at the Faculty of Human Sciences at the Medical School Hamburg. I offer psychotherapeutic treatment as part of my Private Practice in Frankfurt

My Areas of Focus in the Field of Stress and Trauma Related Health Consequences

I have extensive and internationally recognized expertise in therapeutic and scientific work with, among others, trauma survivors and individuals with roles as perpetrators from various cultures, countries, and post-conflict settings, such as:

  • Ugandan child soldiers

  • Veterans of World War II

  • Survivors of the Rwandan genocide

  • Traumatized youth in disadvantaged regions of South Africa

  • Military personnel of the AMISOM mission

  • Paramilitaries and rebel groups

  • Minor refugees from Syria in Lebanon

  • Trauma survivors in Cameroon, Afghanistan, and Senegal

I have experience in leading therapeutic and research projects, including training and supervision of local healthcare experts, and supporting the establishment of local healthcare structures in Germany and internationally.

Selected Previous Positions

  • M.Sc. equivalent degree in Psychology (Diplom Psychologe) from Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf

  • Doctorate from Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf (Ph.D. in Natural Sciences); recipient of the Friedrich-Naumann Foundation for Freedom Scholarship

  • Research Assistant (Assistant) and Academic Advisor at the University of Konstanz in the field of Clinical Psychology and Clinical Neuropsychology (Habilitation; Venia Legendi for the entire field of Psychology)

  • Training as a Psychological Psychotherapist (with a focus on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy)

  • Extensive experience as an independent expert and consultant in Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, specializing in Stress and Trauma-related Disorders and Forensics

  • Appointment as W3 Professor in Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy at Medical School Hamburg

  • Director of Research and Business Development at Oberberg Klinikgruppe, overseeing all clinic locations nationwide at the holding company level

My Qualifications and Additional Information (Selection):

  • Licensed Psychologist and Psychological Psychotherapist (PP) for individual and group therapy (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy - CBT)

  • Psychotherapeutic specialization in Specialized Psychotrauma Therapy (DeGPT)

  • Supervisor for Psychotherapy

  • Speaker and examiner in the training and further education of Psychological Psychotherapists and colleagues from related disciplines

  • Forensic expert and evaluator (including the International Criminal Court, The Hague)

  • Numerous scientific publications in internationally recognized journals, book chapters, and conference contributions, as well as expert contributions in public media and scientific and popular science lectures

  • Membership in recognized professional associations (German Society for Psychology (DGPs), German Society for Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (dgvt), German-speaking Society for Psychotraumatology (DeGPS))

  • Member of the Triple Nine Society (TNS)

  • Founding member and alumnus of the student consulting business Heinrich-Heine-Consulting

bottom of page