christiaanChristiaan van Woerden, M.D. Ph.D. is a Dutch pediatrician and was trained in Solution-Focused Therapy by Esther de Wolf, Yvonne Dolan and Anne Bodmer Lutz. Christiaan observes that children and their families have wisdom and skills, which can propel them toward health. He has expertise in providing a Solution-Focused approach in medical consultations, assisting patients in uncovering and utilizing their unique strengths and resources.

Christiaan is an Honorary Research Associate at the University of Cape Town in South Africa and the Academic Medical Center in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He designs implementation research for Solution -Focused Therapy in somatic medicine and mental health, and provides training workshops for doctors, pediatric residents and other health care professionals.

Christiaan has practiced as a consultant pediatrician in various teaching hospitals since 2011. His clinical jobs shape and inform his understanding,
practice and inspire his teaching sessions in Solution-Focused Therapy.

Contact information:
Telephone South Africa: +27 (0)84 9482261
Telephone the Netherlands: +27 (0)6 46 59 13 75

Please Note: Counseling services offered by Christiaan van Woerden, are not affiliated with the Institute for Solution-Focused Therapy, which is a training and educational institute.