Born 1946 in Komotau, CR.
Grew up in Vienna, graduated from the Schottengymnasium.
Medical studies in Vienna and Innsbruck.
Residency and specialist training at the University Hospital in Innsbruck.
Senior physician at the Psychosomatic Department of the Innsbruck University Hospital.
Psychotherapy training in talk therapy and psychoanalysis.
1986 - 2007 Director at the Centre for Mental Health-LKH Klagenfurt
1986 - 2013 Chairman of pro mente kärnten (development of social psychiatric care in Carinthia).
1995 Development of the psychiatric emergency and crisis service in Carinthia.
1995-2014 Deputy chairman of pro mente austria.
1994 - 1998 MAS Social Management at the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration.
2001 to 2007 President of the Austrian Schizophrenia Society.
2002 Foundation of the Rehabilitation Clinic for Mental Health
2002 - 2015 Medical and Scientific Director of the Rehabilitation Clinic for Mental Health and Prevention
2007 - 2015 Medical Director of the Rehaklinik f.seel.Gesundheit u. P.
2008 Awarded the Hans Strotzka Prize for Social Psychiatry.
2008 - 2013 Development of the MYAGE: Anti Aging Medicine Center
1986 - 2014 Lecturer in social psychiatry at the University of Klagenfurt.
Since 2014 Lecturer at the University of Nicosia