Alexandra Litinskaya



Since 2019
PhD-Student at the Sigmund-Freud-Institute and Goethe University Frankfurt/Main: Scholarship for Dissertation Project from the Hans-Boeckler-Foundation

Since 2018
Psychooncologist at the Robert-Bosch-Hospital Stuttgart, Department of Psychosomatic Medicine

Psychooncologist at the Klinikum Stuttgart, Clinic for Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy

2013 ‒ 2016
Student Research Assistant at the Institute of Psychology, the Institute of General Practice and the Interdisciplinary College for University Teaching of the Goethe-University Frankfurt/Main

Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology, Goethe-University, Frankfurt/Main

Research interests

  • Psychological Impact and Psychosocial Consequences of Migration
  • Psychotherapy Research: Culturally Sensitive and Ethnically Matched Psychotherapy

Research projects

  • Psychological Impacts of Migration on Young People with Mental Disorders within the Doctorial Research Program “Psycho-Social Impacts of Migration and Flight – Generational Dynamics and Adolescent Developments”
  • “Factors and Mechanisms in the Ethnically Matched Psychotherapy”, Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Goethe-University, Frankfurt/Main (2014-2016)


Litinskaya, A. (2023): Zum Umgang mit Brüchen im Kontext von Migration am Beispiel eines jungen Mannes mit Migrationshintergrund. In: Benzel, S., King, V., Koller, H.-C., Meurs, P. & Weiß, H. (Hg.): Adoleszenz und Generationendynamik im Kontext von Migration und Flucht. Wiesbaden: Springer VS (im Druck).