Deutsch Intern
    Department of Psychology I - Biological Psychology, Clinical Psychology
    and Psychotherapy

    Markel Petra, Dr.

    Dr. Petra Markel (Outpatient Center)

    Phone +49 931 31-82839
    Fax +49 931 31-82839-0
    E-Mail markel@psychologie.uni-wuerzburg.de
    Room 403
    Office Hours by appointment



    1996 Abitur at Röntgen-Gymnasium, Würzburg
    1996 - 1997 Studied education, German language and literature and philosophy at the University of Würzburg
    1997 - 2004 Study psychology diploma at the university Würzburg
    1998 - 2004 Research assistant and tutor for social psychology and general psychology, at the Department of Psychology II of the University of Würzburg
    1999 Research assistant for the OECD study PISA for the Ministry of Education Luxembourg
    2000 Internship in the Psychology Service Department of the Health Center North of Deutsche Bahn AG in Hanover and Frankfurt
    2001 Internship in the field of "Health Education" (focus: Parkinson's disease) at the Department of Clinical Psychology in Bologna, Italy
    2001 - 2002 Internship at the Fraunhofer Institute IPK in Berlin in cooperation with the Zentrum für Training und Weiterbildung (ZTW)
    2004 Psychiatric internship and collaboration in the project against violence in the family ("Floarea de Colt") in Sighisoara, Romania
    2004 Completion of the diploma program in psychology
    2004 - 2010 Research assistant at the Department of Psychology II at the University of Würzburg
    2004 - 2013 Teaching at the Department of Psychology II of the University of Würzburg
    (seminars and experimental practical courses)
    2004 Start of further training as a psychological psychotherapist at the IVS in Nuremberg
    2006 Practical work (psychosomatics) at the university outpatient clinic for psychotherapy in Würzburg
    2006 - 2008 Practical work (psychiatry) at the Hospital for Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatic Medicine, Werneck Castle
    2009 Doctorate (Dr. phil.) with the topic: "The bidirectional relation between goals and the self"
    2010 - 2013 BMBF-Projckt: Management and coordination of the socio-psychological sub-project within the joint project "Pattern Recognition and Video Tracking: socio-psychological, sociological, ethical and legal analyses (MuViT)" at the University of Würzburg
    2010 - 2013 University outpatient clinic for psychotherapy at the Department of Biological and Clinical Psychology at the University of Würzburg (further training as psychological psychotherapist)
    since 2013 Employee in the management team of the University Outpatient Clinic for Psychotherapy at the Department of Biological and Clinical Psychology at the University of Würzburg
    2014 Licensed psychological psychotherapist (behavioral therapy) and entry in the medical register
    since 2015 Member of the State Examination Commission for Psychological Psychotherapists acc. to § 9 Psyh-Th APrV

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    Research Interests

    • Motivation and emotion
    • Aspects of the self; self-regulation
    • Processes of goal setting and goal tracking

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    Psychotherapeutic Qualifications

    • Licensing and registration in the medical register as a psychological psychotherapist with the certificate of competence "Behavioral Therapy"

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