After 1997, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2006 and March 2009, a very last study tour took place in March 2017. No further trip is scheduled right now.

Date: March 10 - 20th, 2017 - 20 years after the first study tour to California

Estimated Costs: on request. The tour fee includes the airfare (Roundtrip San Francisco – Vienna), double room in a hotel in Palo Alto, ground transportation, study material, Sunday Brunch at the Pelican Inn, Farewell Brunch and all costs for the academic and clinical program.

Academic Credits: The study tour can be credited for trainings in Clinical Psychology, Psychotherapy etc. Please ask your University or training institute for details. 
Language: The official language of the study tour is English!

Accommodation: Double rooms in a Hotel in Palo Alto will be reserved for all participants. Single rooms are available on request and with additional costs.

Information and Preparation: Information material for the Study Tour will be distributed before the trip. All participants also have access to the following Media Information Material:

  • Video of the Study Tour to California
  • Study Tour Visit at the Mental Research Institute in Palo Alto (ORF “Hörspiel”, available on CD)
  • DVD from our visit to HVRP in Menlo Park

A one day preparation meeting will help prepare for the clinical and academic parts of the program and give a chance to get used to scientific English vocabulary (if needed).

Registration: If you are interested in spending 10 days at the very best of Psychology and Psychotherapy in the San Francisco Bay Area send a short note to

Attention: Dates, costs and program are subject to change

Study Tour to California

"This trip was one of the best and exciting trips I ever did. It was a great mix of fun and work. Stefan composed the tour in a way that allowed us to enjoy the academic and clinical program along with some great sightseeing."

Psychologist and Family Therapist from Salzburg