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Priv. Doz. Dr. med. habil. Dieter Schoepf

Specialist in psychiatry and psychotherapy, in private practice https://pmp-schoepf.de/
Habilitation in psychiatry and psychotherapy at the University of Bonn

Current position

  • Leader CBASP Competence centre (scientific workgroup and supervision of clinical offer)
  • External Lecturer of the faculty of Bonn, clinic for psychiatry and psychotherapy

Former positions and academic grades

Vitos Weil-Lahn Kliniken for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Neurology and Psychosomatics

  • 01/2019 – 03/2021 Deputy Medical Director
  • 09/2018 – 03/2021 Clinical Director of the Clinics for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy with locations in Hadamar, Limburg, Weilmünster and Weilburg

Clinic for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University clinic of Bonn (Prof. Dr. W. Maier)

  • 2008-2018: Managing senior physician
  • 2006-2018: Leader of competence centre CBASP
  • 2016: Habilitation in psychiatry and psychotherapy at University clinic of Bonn
  • 2003-2008: Senior physician
  • 2002-2003: Senior consultant
  • 2002: Medical specialist for psychiatry and psychotherapy
  • 1998-2002: Scientific assistant

Clinic for psychotherapy and behavioural medicine, University clinic of Marburg (Prof. Dr. M. Pohlen)

  • 1996-1997: Scientific assistant, participation in "Marburger Psychotherapieprogramm"

Clinic for psychiatry and psychotherapy, University clinic of Lübeck (Prof. Dr. H. Dilling)

  • 1994-1996: Internship doctor and scientific assistant

Study and doctorate

  • 1996: Doctorate in medicine, University of Hamburg, „magna cum laude“
  • 1987-1994: Study of human medicine, University of Hamburg

Clinical focus

  • Affective and schizoaffective disorders over the entire life panorama
  • Disorder-specific and modular psychotherapy
  • Convulsive and non-convulsive brain stimulation procedure

Certificates

  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychotraumatologie (Special psychotrauma psychotherapy)
  • Psychodynamic imaginative trauma therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy (USA, Europa, Therapeut, Trainer und Supervisor)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprozessing (EMDRIA)
  • Operationalisierte psychodynamische Diagnostik-II
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hirnstimulation in der Psychiatrie e.v. - NIBS (Non-invasive non-convulsive brain stimulation procedures)

Scientific focus

  • Chronic depression, differential treatment approaches for affective disorders, somatic comorbidity in mental disorders and hospital mortality

Main publications

  • Serbanescu I, Backenstrass M, Drost S, … Schoepf D (2020) Impact of baseline characteristics on the effectiveness of disorder-specific Cognitive Behavioral Analysis System of Psychotherapy (CBASP) and Supportive Psychotherapy in outpatient treatment for persistent depressive disorder. Front. Psychiatry | doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2020.607300
  • Serbanescu I, Walter H, Schnell K, … Schoepf D (2020) Combining baseline characteristics to disentangle response differences to disorder-specific versus supportive psychotherapy in patients with persistent depressive disorder. Behaviour Research and Therapy 124: 103512
  • Schramm E, Kriston L, Zobel I … Schoepf D, et al. (2017). Effect of disorder-specific versus non-specific psychotherapy for chronic depression: A randomized controlled trial. JAMA Psychiatry 74 (3): 233 – 242
  • Schoepf D, Heun R (2015) Comorbid medical illness in bipolar disorder. British Journal of Psychiatry 206: 522-523.
  • Schoepf D, Uppal H, Potluri R, Heun R (2014) Physical comorbidity and its relevance on mortality in schizophrenia: A naturalistic 12-year follow-up in general hospital admissions. EAPCN 264 (1): 3-28
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