NAVIGATION

Kaiwen XU

Title

Clinical Psychologist

Degrees

MD, PhD

Department

Psychological Health Center

Language

English
Mandarin

Biography

Dr. Xu Kaiwen received his medical degree from Suzhou Medical College and later completed his PhD degree in Clinical Psychology at Peking University. He started his medical career at Suzhou Guangji Hospital and became the Director of the Psychosomatic Ward. From 2005 till now, he acted as Deputy Director and Supervisor of the Counseling and Psychotherapy Centre for Crisis Intervention and Management at Peking University. While there, he also worked as an attending psychiatrist and psychotherapist. He is the Secretary General of the Chinese Psychological Society registration system for clinical and counseling psychology. He is also a member of the Board of Psychotherapy and Counseling of the Chinese and of the Board of Crisis Intervention of the Mental Health Association of China.

Dr. Xu’s research interests include severe depression, anxiety, crisis intervention and management, trauma therapy and psychologically relevant issues of justice regarding criminal behavior.