Psychological Counseling


Psychological Counseling – Confidential, Autonomous, Free of Charge

The Student Advice Centre offer RWTH Aachen students psychological counseling in times of crisis, when encountering personal problems, and for all questions and problems that can compromise one's studies:

  • Disruptions to working or learning ability
  • Motivation problems
  • Exam and assessment anxiety
  • Other anxieties
  • Mood swings
  • Orientation or decision difficulties
  • Contact problems
  • Crises and conflict situations

To make an appointment, please feel free to contact our consulting team via appointment request form(de) . For all other enquiries, you can call us. Please let us know if you have a specific request for counseling, such as preferred gender of the advisor or counseling in a foreign language. We can offer English, Dutch, and Vietnamese.

Appointments arranged via appointment request form (all advisors) Appointment request form

Dipl.-Psych. Annika Gehlen

Dr. rer. medic. Dipl.-Psych. Barbara Drüke Phone: +49 24180 94049
Office Hours: Monday to Friday
Dipl.-Psych. Kerstin Platt Phone: +49 241 80 99424
Office Hours: Monday to Friday
Dipl.-Psych. Van Tien Tran

Phone: +49 241 80 99411
Office Hours: Monday to Friday

Anja Ghouse, M.Sc.-Psych.

Phone: +49 241 80 99191
Office Hours: Tuesday to Friday

Sarah Goerres, M.Sc. Phone: +49 241 80 92721
Office Hours: Monday to Thursday

All psychological counsellors are fully trained in one of the recognized psychotherapy methods.
We consider this a standard requirement for qualified counselling work.

Find us here: Student Advice Center, 3rd Floor,
Templergraben 83, Corner of Pontstraße,
52062 Aachen
If you cannot reach us: Please take note of the emergency plan!

In principle, you are welcome to make an appointment for student counseling independently of any contact with the Psychological Counseling Team if you would like to talk about your study problems in a timely manner.

Further information can be found on the main page of the RWTH Aachen University.