Ramona Hiltensperger

M. Sc. in Psychology
Research assistant

Phone: +49 8221 96-2862
Fax: +49 8221 96-28160

E-Mail: ramona.hiltensperger@uni-ulm.de

Ramona Hiltensperger is a research assistant in the Section Process-Outcome Research. Her research focuses on implementation science and peer support. In the project UPSIDES she is responsible for the local implementation of the UPSIDES study in Günzburg/Ulm and also involved in the coordination of the implementation across all UPSIDES study sites as well as culture-based adaptation of the implementation strategy.

Research interests

Topics:

  • Peer Support
  • Global Mental Health

Methods:

  • Implementation sciences
  • mixed-methods designs
  • longitudinal studies
since August 2018 Research assistant in the Section Process-Outcome Research at the Department of Psychiatry II, Ulm University
July 2016 – July 2018 Student research assistant in the Research Department of Psychiatry II, Ulm University
April 2017 – September 2017

Internship in the Department of Psychiatry II, Ulm University

September 2014 – February 2015

Internship in the Outpatient clinic of the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Ulm University

October 2015 – July 2018 Study M. Sc. in Psychology, Ulm University, Specification: Clinical and Health Psychology, Thesis on helping alliance and needs of patients with severe mental illness.
October 2012 – September 2015

Study B. Sc. in Psychology, Ulm University, Thesis on time series analyses.

 

  • First prize in the GACD Poster Competition, Annual Scientific Meeting of the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD), November 2018, São Paulo, Brazil
Conferences/Posters
  • Hiltensperger, R. et al. (2018) Implementation of peer support for people with mental illness in different resource settings. Poster. Conference: Annual Scientific Meeting of the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD) in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Project: UPSIDES - Using Peer Support In Developing Empowering Mental Health Services. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.36767.00160
  • Hiltensperger, R., Puschner, B. & the CEDAR study group. (2018) Patient and staff ratings of alliance and outcome in the treatment of people with severe mental illness: interdependencies and convergence over time. Presentation. Conference: 49th International Meeting of the SPR in Amsterdam, Netherlands.