Roland Abegglen
Lic. phil. I & II, Couples Therapist, Federally Certified Psychotherapist, Psychologist for Psychotherapy FSP, Behavioral Therapist SGVT, Dipl. HLA, father of an adult son.

For new clients (especially for long-term therapy with children and teenagers) I have a waiting period of about two to three month - except for adults and couple-coaching. For adults and couple-coaching I'm keeping open some short-term time slots. Please do not hesitate to contact me by phone, e-mail or contact form. Thank you for your visit on this site!

Tel.: +41 79 225 49 44 (with answering machine)


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You can send me the contact form and after that you will get a proposal for an appointment.


All consultations and therapies mentioned below are systemically oriented (inclusion of the social environment) and based on behavioral therapy and newest scientific findings (including the Positive Psychology and the resource-oriented approach). Video telephony and online consultations are possible.



  • Short-term interventions (approx. one to three sessions)

  • Couple-Coaching (short-term intervention with preventive aspects)

  • Couple-Therapy (medium-term intervention in case of chronic difficulties)

  • Sleep disorders

  • Psychodiagnostic investigations and psychotherapy regarding burnout, depression, anxiety and OCD

  • Treatment of difficult and complex cases (children, adolescents and adults)

  • Coaching and supervision for executives and training candidates (students).



  • English

  • French

  • German

Academic education

  • High school teacher for earth sciences, Master of Science University of Bern (MSc UBE); Dipl. Higher Teaching Qualification (HLA)

  • Psychologist FSP, Master of Science University of Zurich (MSc UZH)

  • Admission to the Federation of Swiss Acad. Psychologists

  • Joined the Swiss Society for Cognitive and Behavioral Therapy (SGVT, 2005)

  • Supervisor and self-awareness leader (member of the trainers section) of the Swiss Society for Cognitive and Behavioral Therapy (SGVT).

Professional background

  • Assistant at the University of Bern (Geogr. Institute)

  • High school teacher at the grammar school in Samedan (GR) and at the Gymnasium Luzern-Alpenquai for seven years

  • Military psychologist as captain in the psychological and educational service of the Swiss Army

  • Child Psychologist at the School Psychological Service (SPD) in Basel-Stadt for seven years

  • Since 2006: “Center for Psychology and Behavioral Therapy - Abegglen, Isler & Partner” in Baar.

Memberships / recognitions

  • Federation of Swiss Psychologists (FSP)

  • Swiss Society for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy (SGVT)

  • Cantonal practice license (ZG) as a specialist psychologist for psychotherapy FSP

  • Recognition by the disability insurance (IV) and all health insurance supplementary insurances (Santésuisse)

  • Recognition by the SUVA

Advanced training

  • Integrative couple and family therapy (Kirschenbaum Institute) with additional training analysis according to CG Jung

  • Mediation (IEF Zurich): Mediation before, during and / or after a divorce / separation aims to maintain the mental health of parents and children (child welfare)

  • Psychotherapy training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (University of Friborg / CH)

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