Institute of Sports Science

Britta Seiffer

Institute of Sports Science
Gartenstraße 19
1st Floor, Room 103
  07071 29-76196

Main research

  • Preventive and intervention effects of physical activity on mental illness
  • Implementation and evaluation of the sports and movement therapy program "ImPuls" for people with mental illness
  • Protective factors of mental health during the Covid-19 pandemic

Current projects

Short vita

Since 2019
PhD student and research assistant

University of Tübingen

since 2019
Psychological Psychotherapist in training (cognitive behavior therapy)

TAVT Tübingen

Master’s degree Psychology

University of Tübingen

Graduate assistant

University of Tübingen

Bachelor's degree Psychology

University of Mainz

Student assistant

University Medical Center University of Mainz

Selected publications

Journal articles

  • Wolf, S., Seiffer, B., Welkerling, J., Ramos-Murguialday, A, Hautzinger, M., Strehl, U. (under review). No specific effects of Alpha-Asymmetry Neurofeedback. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise
  • Seiffer, B., Hautzinger, M., Ulrich, R., & Wolf, S. (invited for special series, submitted manuscript). Efficacy of Regular Moderate to Vigorous Physical Activity in Children and Adolescents with ADHD: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
  • Zeibig, J.-M., Seiffer, B., Sudeck, G., Hautzinger, M., & Wolf, S. (submitted manuscript). Transdiagnostic Efficacy of Moderate Exercise in Outpatients with Various Psychiatric Disorders: A Randomized Controlled Trial. American Journal of Psychiatry.
  • Seiffer, B., Wolf, S., (submitted manuscript). The effects of physical exercise in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized control trials: Letter to the Editor. Child: Care, Health & Development.
  • Seiffer, B., Wolf, S. (in press). Sportliche Aktivität als Therapeutikum bei ADHS. Psychotherapeut.
  • Wolf, S., Seiffer, B., Hautzinger, M., Farhan Othman, M., & Kizilhan, J. (2019). Aufbau psychotherapeutischer Versorgung in der Region Dohuk, Nordirak. Psychotherapeut, 64(4), 322-328. doi: 10.1007/s00278-019-0344-2