Anja Dittmeier, M.A., PCC,
Health Practitioner for Psychotherapy
Coaching & Counseling
Integrative Psychotherapy
for individuals and couples

You are an unfinished work in progress. One of the good things about life’s challenges:
You get to find out that you are capable of being far more than you ever thought possible.
(Karan Salamansohn)

Do you have an intercultural background or experience and are looking to make a lasting change in your life? I can help guide you on this path of growth and healing, with my attachment-based, culturally sensitive and integrative approach, so that you can fully live up to your potential in all areas of your life.

Everyone is welcome regardless their gender identity or sexual orientation.

Coaching & Counseling

As a woman, you may have been told, you can´t have it all. What if you can? What if connecting with your potentials and dreams and living a life you genuinely love is possible? Experience Empowerment Coaching.

Do you and your partner struggle to really understand each other and lack empathy? This can be particularly the case in relationships, which are characterized by cross-cultural influences. In this moment, the special approach of combining Imago relationship therapy with cultural sensitivity, called Cosmopolitan Choice comes into play.

Do you live an international life and often find it difficult to welcome changes or unforeseen, even burdening circumstances, as a possibility for growth? My International Online Counseling service is aimed at people who want to transform their life´s challenges into fulfillment. Read about International Online Counseling.


When people make burdening or traumatic experiences, the accompanying memories and emotions are stored in the human body. Therefore, the application of body-oriented methods, like Brainspotting, CRM and EMDR is an important part of my therapeutic treatment.

These procedures belong to the body psychotherapeutic methods and can be used complementarily. In the end, they also lead to better recognition of oneself and to learning to treat oneself and others with more love.

My psychotherapeutic services are aimed at all people who want to address burdening problems, situations, or topics in a sustainable and holistic way. This service is especially aimed at people with intercultural backgrounds and experiences. Learn more about the therapeutic methods and techniques here.


On the outside your life appears fine. On the inside you feel stuck, and you wonder how to have it All in Love, Life and Career

Learn more about Empowerment Coaching for Women – Nine Stages of Transformation.


Relationships, especially of different cultural backgrounds, are often challenged by a lack of understanding with and for each other.

Learn more about Imago relationship therapy with a culturally sensitive approach


You live an international life and want to transform your life´s challenges and burdens into fulfillment.

Learn more about my Online counseling service


Stressful experiences are stored in the body and affect the mental constitution, and there is help.

Learn more about my Psychotherapy service

About kAleiDoscope

Anja Dittmeier

It is one of my main convictions that the way and where we grew up has a tremendous impact on how we perceive our personal and relational lives, our profession and how we interact in the presence and how we are shaping our future.  You would like to learn more, why an attachment-based, culturally sensitive and integrative approach is important in coaching, counseling and therapy? Please scroll down and read more.

What my clients say

»We thank you, Anja Dittmeier, for offering excellent services to our expatriates and their families, which allowed them to reach out for additional support adjusting into the US culture in order to achieve a successful integration.« 

Anna Potter, Manager, NAFTA Mobility, Human Relations, Continental Automotive Systems, Inc, Auburn Hills, Michigan, USA

»Anja Dittmeier lebt aus meiner Sicht alles was sie auf ihrer Website ankündigt. In fast magischer Weise reflektiert sie hochprofessionell all das, was sich von Innen nach Außen bei einem zeigen will. Sie benennt mit hoher Präzision und Empathie die Prozesse, die sich ergeben so genau, dass ich immer nur sagen konnte: “Jaaaaa, genau, so ist es”. mit ihr ist es kein Schnorcheln, es ist Tiefseetauchen in die Meere der eigenen Seele. Volles Vertrauen. Danke!«

S.W., Dozentin & Entrepreneurin, Deutschland

»Anja is a passionate coach. Through her coaching, I’ve learned the importance and power of relationships.«

T.G., Attorney, USA

»In den vielen Gesprächen mit Anja Dittmeier konnte ich sie als kompetente und sensible Begleitung in der Lösungsfindung für unsere schwierigen Situationen kennenlernen und erleben. Herzlichen Dank!«

M.S., Facility Managerin, Deutschland

»I have sought Anja’s support in a variety of professional and private contexts. She has always impressed me with her sensitivity and her persistence to help me see ways where I thought there were none. She also helped me change certain damaging behavioral pattern.«

G.S., Engineering Manager, USA

» I really enjoyed my sessions with Anja. She asked precise questions to coach me into making the right decisions. She respected my privacy. So I felt comfortable talking to her about sensitive issues. I highly recommend Anja as she is knowledgeable, compassionate, and very professional.«

A.M., Teacher, USA

»Anja Dittmeier ist ein passionierter und anteilnehmender Coach. Das bedeutendste für mich war, dass ich von Frau Dittmeier lernte was ich tun kann, um meine eigenen alten Kindheitswunden zu heilen. Aufgrund ihrer Ausbildung, jahrelangen Erfahrung und Reputation ermöglichte Anja Dittmeier während des Coachings und der Beratung ein sicheres Umfeld, um sich zu öffnen, zu entspannen, Gründe zu erkunden und Lösungen zu entwickeln. «

S.H., Beamtin, Deutschland

»Thank you Anja! I was able to sit down with my partner and talk about our relationship without arguing for the first time.«


»Anja Dittmeier ist ein sehr effektiver Coach für jeden, der eine wirkliche Veränderung in seinem Leben haben möchte. Ich empfehle sie gerne weiter. Vielen herzlichen Dank!«

K.B., Marketing Managerin, Deutschland

Why an Attachment-Based, Culturally Sensitive and Integrative Approach is important – in Coaching, Counseling & Psychotherapy

Individual attachment experiences, how and where we grew up, how we became who we are – all these collective memories design a kind of “autopilot” or “default program” by which we go through life.

They determine the way in which we perceive, judge, evaluate and react to things and situations. In short: Attachment experiences determine our behavior. This is especially important in unfamiliar and challenging life circumstances.

Facing new stages in life or starting a new life in an unfamiliar place, like in another country, whether out of a hunger for adventure, for professional reasons, for a better future or because of flight and displacement, is challenging and is usually accompanied by feelings of loss, sadness, fear, loneliness or even helplessness, shock, and general worry.

Further, when people make great or burdening experiences, the accompanying memories and emotions are stored in the human body. This can show up as a helpful resource or a blockage for future pursuits.

Thus, to (re)build a new and fulfilled life, a coaching, counseling, and therapy approach implementing the complexity of the individual attachment-history and previous cultural experiences, in a mind-body connection, is particularly helpful. Therefore, the application of holistic and body-oriented methods is an important part of my work with you.


Not only, but especially living in Berlin, we are surrounded by different cultural experiences on a daily basis: Whether we run into a Bavarian who has moved to Prussia, whether we work together with international colleagues, whether a great Irish woman wants to build her life together with a wonderful Chilean woman, whether a Mexican opens a café in Köpenick or a Syrian family or Ukraine single mom tries to gain a foothold here. All of them will “suddenly” meet the experiences of the others with their own.

After all, what is most often overlooked in interpersonal and intercultural interaction is what Harville Hendrix (founder of Imago Relationship Therapy) explained: “What is difficult in relationships is – the other one isn’t me!” I would like to sharpen this awareness.

Taking all of this into account, it is this conviction, that lies at the very foundation of my attachment-based, culturally sensitive, and integrative approach in coaching, counseling, and psychotherapy.


Coaching, Counseling & Psychotherapy in Berlin

Your specific needs and situation are always front and center. The basis of my integrative approach is not just a client-centered perspective. Rather, you can experience a safe space where everything is allowed to be – your frustration, your fear, your sadness, your anger, your despair, your joy, your courage, your happiness. Every emotion is welcome, and I will hold the space for it. Calmly, we will use everything for your growth, transformation and healing.

With 29 years of experience in personal development, I tailor my coaching, counseling, and therapy approach to your needs. I use a variety of proven methods, techniques, and psychological approaches to expertly guide our sessions.

On-site sessions take place at my private practice, at Therapeium Berlin-Zehlendorf, Hohenzollernstrasse 12, 14162 Berlin.

Online sessions can take place either on GoTo Meetings or on Zoom. If you have any questions, please contact me here.

It goes without saying that our conversations and their content will be treated with absolute confidentiality.

Feel free to contact me  for your initial session.

Please refer to the overview of my comprehensive services and their respective prices.

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