Counselling centre for sexualized discrimination and violence issues

Please contact us if …

  • you have experienced sexualized discrimination or violence at the university,
  • you have observed incidents and wish to report them confidentially,
  • you are uncertain whether an incident you have experienced or observed constitutes sexualized discrimination and how you should deal with it,  
  • you want to learn about the possibilities of prevention and intervention as a manager or multiplier.

We are here to counsel and advise you confidentially and free of charge. We are also aware of the issue of multiple discrimination.

conTakt provides:

  • information and counselling by telephone or e-mail
  • psychological counselling and support in crisis situations  
  • advice and support on possible courses of action
  • legal advice
  • information about further offers of specialist counselling or victim support
  • services of public relations and prevention

Our service is offered in English and German.

Support Hotline „Violence against women“

The nationwide hotline "Violence against women" under the free number
08000 116 016
provides initial and crisis support.

Available round the clock, 365 days a year and free of charge: the Violence against women support hotline offers a way of receiving competent advice securely, confidentialy and anonymously in 18 languages and regardless of disability.

You can find the Support Hotline online

(Changed: 2021-04-30)