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

  • Seiffer, B., Hautzinger, M., Ulrich, R., & Wolf, S. (2021). Efficacy of Regular Moderate to Vigorous Physical Activity in Children with ADHD: a Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. J Atten Disord. doi:10.1177/10870547211017982
  • Wolf, S., Seiffer, B., Zeibig, J.-M., Welkerling, J., Brokmeier, L., Atrott, B., . . . Schuch, F. B. (2021). Is Physical Activity Associated with Less Depression and Anxiety During the COVID-19 Pandemic? A Rapid Systematic Review. Sports Medicine. doi:10.1007/s40279-021-01468-z
  • Zeibig, J.-M., Seiffer, B., Sudeck, G., Rösel, I., Hautzinger, M., & Wolf, S. (2021). Transdiagnostic Efficacy of a Group Exercise Intervention for Outpatients with Heterogenous Psychiatric Disorders: A Randomized Controlled Trial. BMC Psychiatry.
  • Seiffer, B., & Wolf, S. (2020). Sportliche Aktivität als mögliche Therapieoption bei ADHS. Psychotherapeut, 65(3), 156-159. doi:10.1007/s00278-020-00419-9
  • 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