Univ. Prof. Michaela Amering, MD

Academic Training
1980: University entrance level
1987: Graduation Dr. med., University of Vienna
1994: Specialist qualification "psychiatry and neurology"
1998: Diploma Psychotherapeutic Medicine
1999: Habilitation "The Social Psychiatry of Panic Disorder"

Clinical Activities
1988 - 1994: Residency at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Vienna
1994 - 1999: Psychiatrist in charge at the Department of Psychiatry, University of Vienna (Focus Day Hospital)
2000 - 2001: Consultant psychiatrist with North Birmingham Mental Health Trust, Birmingham, UK - Home Treatment and Assertive Outreach - 12 months
2003 - 2007: Psychiatrist in charge of unit for "Integrative treatment of psychotic disorders" at the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, MUW - (in-patient, out-patient, day care)
2007-2009: Research Visit University of London, UK
since 2009: Psychiatrist at the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, MUW - (in-patient, out-patient, day care)
 

Engagements Abroad
1985 (1 month): McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada - undergraduate internship
2000 - 2001 (18 months): Consultant and Research Psychiatrist North Birmingham Mental Health Trust, Birmingham, UK
2001 - 2002 (18 months): NYU research fellow: Qualitative research project at Nathan Kline Institute, New York: "Informed Consumers' Decisions to Use or Decline Psychiatric advance Directives (PAD) in New York State"
2007-2009: Research Visit University of London, UK - Qualitative and quantitative methods for research into change processes in Trialogue and new forms of therapeutic relationships

Actual Functions in Scientific and Professional Associations
Secretary of sections
- "Public Policy and Psychiatry" - WPA (World Psychiatric Association)
- "Women's Mental Health" - EPA (European Psychiatric Association)
Internal Auditor 2009 - EPA (European Psychiatric Association)
Co-chair of Public Health Component - WPA (World Psychiatric Association) - Institutional Program on Psychiatry for the Person
Small Grant Selection Committee member - Association for the Improvement of Mental Health Programmes (AIMHP), Geneva
Board Member of the Österreichische Schizophreniegesellschaft

Memberships
Member of the International Network for Training, Education and Research into Hearing Voices (INTERVOICE)
Member of ÖGPP (Österreichische Gesellschaft für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie)
AG "Außerstationäre Einrichtungen" ÖGPP
AG "Ambulante Psychotherapie" ÖGPP

Editorial Board
Editorial Advisory Board - Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology
Editor Reihe Basiswissen, Psychiatrie-Verlag, Bonn

Reviewer
Archives of General Psychiatry
British Journal of Psychiatry
Psychiatrische Praxis
Psychopathology
International Journal of Psychiatry in Clinical Practice (IJPCP)
Journal für Neurologie, Neurochirurgie und Psychiatrie (JNNP)
Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research
Wiley-Blackwell Publishing House
National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Research Centre for Mental Health at the South London and Maudsley Foundation NHS Trust and the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London
Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences (EPS)

Title: 
Univ.Prof.
First Name: 
Michaela
Last Name: 
Amering
Position: 
Researcher
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