Born 1051, studied psychology and philosophy at the University of Tübingen. Since 1976 working as a psychotherapist in his own practice in Munich. 1982 Founding and board member of the German Society for Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy (DGH), member of the International Society of Hypnosis (ISH). Over 10 years lecturer and supervisor at the German Society of Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy (DGH) and the Milton Erickson Society (M.E.G.). 1999 Approbation as Psychological Psychotherapist by the Bavarian State Ministry.