Visual Universitätsmedizin Mainz

Family abuse outpatient clinic (PPF)


Principal investigator

Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Manfred E. Beutel

Project team

Ann-Christin Schulz, MA (Research Associate)

Research topic

The Counseling Center for the Prevention of Sexual Assault on Children in Families offers low-threshold counseling and therapy for perpetrators and members of families who witness sexual abuse or who become victims of assault. In addition to a detailed diagnosis, the offer includes individual counseling. The prevention project for child sexual abuse in the family offers therapy, especially to the underserved group of potential and actual incest perpetrators and their relatives, to reduce the risk of initial or continued child sexual abuse.

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Funding: Ministry of Social Affairs, Labour, Health and Demography Rheinland-Pfalz.

Recent publications

  • Marx CM, Subic-Wrana C, Beutel ME (2019) Klinische Merkmale der Inanspruchnehmer einer Präventionsambulanz für Pädophilie Psychotherapeut 2019 · 64:120–126.
  • Marx CM, Tibubos AN, Brähler E, Beutel ME. Experienced Childhood Maltreatment in a Sample of Pedophiles: Comparisons With Patients of a Psychosomatic Outpatient Clinic and the General Population. J Sex Med. 2020 May;17(5):985-993. doi: 10.1016/j.jsxm.2020.01.019. Epub 2020 Feb 20.