Central Institute of Mental Health in Mannheim
Esther Sobanski holds a board certification in child and adolescent psychiatry and psychotherapy as well as in psychiatry and psychotherapy. She is associate professor of child and adolescent psychiatry at the University of Heidelberg, head of the research group on adult ADHD at the Central Institute of Mental Health in Mannheim, Germany and Co-Director at the University Clinics for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics in Mainz, Germany.
She has extensive clinical experience in the assessment and treatment of both children and adults with ADHD. She has conducted numerous studies on pharmacological and psychotherapeutic interventions, neuropsychological issues as well as clinical and psychosocial features of ADHD and has published extensively in scientific journals and books. Another topics of professional interests are autism and traumatization. Since 2016 she is involved in mental health care projects for refugees in Germany.
Esther Sobanski is a member of the German ADHD-net, of the European Network Adult ADHD and secretary of the section “Neurodevelopmental disorders across the lifespan” of the European Association of Psychiatry.