Bachelor and Master in Applied Psychology with consolidation in clinical psychology.
- Psychologist SBAP.
Further training course and qualification in systemic therapy and counselling at the Institute for Systemic Therapy & Counselling (IEF) in Zürich.
- Fed. recognised Psychotherapist
- license for delegated Psychotherapy
- license for independent Psychotherapy Ktn. Zurich
From 2015 to 2019: part-time employment as clinical psychologist in the fields of gender dysphoria, consilliary psychiatry and psychooncology at the Universitäts Spital Zürich.
As from 2016 until 2020 I have been working in the delegation model with MD Wiebke Rebetez.
As from 14th September 2020 Dr. med. univ. P. Englisch is the new delegating psychiatrist.
Beginning 3rd August 2021 Ruby will join our team.
Currently in training as a trauma therapist at IKP
I work within the whole spectrum of psychological symptoms and questions but have specialized in the accompaniment and/or coaching of trans people.
I offer therapy sessions in English for non-german speaking people.
Research / Publications
Metzger, N.Y. & Boettger, S. (2019). The effect of testosterone therapy on personality traits of trans men: a controlled prospective study in Germany and Switzerland. Psychiatry Research, 276, 31-38.
Metzger, N.Y. (2013). Entscheidungsbeeinflussende Faktoren zur Wahl des Transitionsziels bei Transmännern - eine explorative Studie über Transmänner in Deutschland und der Schweiz (Unveröff. Bachelorarbeit). Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften, Schweiz. Verfügbar unter https://doi.org/10.21256/zhaw-745