Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Maria Böttche, PhD, is a registered psychotherapist and postdoctoral researcher at the division of Clinical Psychological Intervention, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany, specialised on war-affected mental health and on the development of internet-based interventions for hard-to-reach groups (e.g. refugees, older adults, Arab population). She is also co-head of the research Department at Center UEBERLEBEN, Berlin, were she leads projects (e.g. evaluation of multidisciplinary treatment for refugees, internet-based treatment for patients in the MENA region). She is a member of the board of the German-speaking Society for Psychotraumatology (DeGPT) and of the European Society of Traumatic Stress Studies (ESTSS).