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Psychological counselling centre 

The Viadrina Psychological Counselling Centre supports students with all challenges related to their studies. Its services include counselling and workshops and are open to all Viadrina students. 

Marianne Tatschner
+49 (0) 335 5534 4336

Accessibility counselling

For prospective students, students and employees with chronic illnesses or disabilities, the Accessibility at Viadrina Centre offers individual support in everyday study and work life. It is available for all questions regarding accessibility at the Viadrina, disadvantage compensation and many other topics.

With the aim of creating equal opportunities, the Accessiblity Counselling Service is committed to removing barriers of all kinds - both infrastructural barriers and those resulting from institutional procedures or forms of communication. 

​ Dr. Jenny Kuhlmann 
+49 (0) 335 5534 4455 

Mediator for Disabled Persons

The Mediator for Disabled Persons is the contact person for all severely disabled employees or employees with equal rights. She advises and supports in health and work-related contexts. 

Birgit Geisler-Franke
+49 (0) 335 5534 2851 

Commissioner for Severely Disabled Persons and Persons with Disabilities Equivalent to Severely Disabled Persons. 

The employer's commissioner represents Viadrina in matters concerning severely disabled people. This is to ensure that severely disabled employees have a contact person on the employer side who is familiar with their problems and to whom they can bring their complaints and suggestions. 

Steffi Tetzlaff  
+49 (0) 335 5534 4309

International Office

The International Office strives to enable students with disabilities to study abroad at one of our partner universities. Nicole Klück will be happy to answer your questions about choosing a destination and she will help you prepare and apply for financial support. 

Nicole Klück 
+49 335 5534 2602 

Lebenshilfe Frankfurt (Oder) e. V.

Die Lebenshilfe in Frankfurt (Oder) advises people with mental, psychological, physical and/or multiple impairments as well as their parents, relatives and friends. Lebenshilfe also arranges supplementary independent participation counselling by peer counsellors. 

Lebenshilfe Frankfurt (Oder) e. V.
+49 (0) 335 280 510-0