How do people perceive their surroundings? Do people with anxiety disorders selectively attend to threatening information? We investigate this with the help of behavioral observations, eye tracking and the use of virtual reality.
Prevention and intervention
We investigate effects of psychological interventions in the context of prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of mental and somatic disorders.
Ressources and risks related to dyadic relationships
We are interested in principles that help to develop and maintain positive couple and parent-child relationships.