Johannes Heinrich Schultz

Johannes Heinrich Schultz (* 20. June 1884 in Goettingen; † 19. September 1970 in Berlin), usually briefly J. H. Schultz mentioned (and I. H. Schultz spoken), was a German psychiatrist and an train-independent Psychotherapeut. Became world-famousSchultz by the development of the autogenous training.

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medicine study in Lausanne, Goettingen (where it became acquainted with Karl Jaspers) and Breslau; 1907 graduation in Goettingen; 1908 after its license to practise medicine there first in the health center of the medical university clinic actively, starting from 1911: in the university skin hospital in Breslau,in Paul Ehrlich Institut, Frankfurt /M. , in the mental hospital Chemnitz and finally in the psychiatric university clinic in Jena under Otto Binswanger, with which it could habilitieren itself 1915. In the 1. WK guidance of a convalescent home in Belgium; 1919 a.o. Professor. for psychiatry and nerve medicine in Jena, starting from 1920 Chefarzt and scientific leader of Dr. Lahmanns's of sanatorium White deer with Dresden. 1924 address as a mental specialist in Berlin.

1926 member of the preparing committee for the first AÄKP [1]member of the board and establishment at the 1. December 1927 created AÄGP [2]; S.A. [3] 1928 council of the AÄZPPHand starting from 1930 with Arthur Kronfeld editor of the ZPPH beside Rudolf Allers in Vienna for the paper part [4]; 1933 far members of the board of the AÄGP under Mattias Heinrich Göring 1936 under this Vizedirektor of the German institute for psychological research and leaderthe health center.

1956 publishers of the magazine Psychotherapie 1959 founders of the German society for medical Hypnose


since - at least. - 1909 Rezeption and argument with the psychoanalysis

its largest earnings/services are the development of the autogenous training,which he presented on the basis of the Hypnoseforschung and extensive also single studies accomplished in the self attempt to 1926 publicly for the first time as “autogenous organ exercises” and called 1928 RKs. It concerns thereby a autosuggestives exercise program to relax deeply and and moreLeaving reach. Beyond that Schultz was exzellenter specialist for Hypnose and all questions of the Psychotherapie and neurosis teachings.

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Schultz worked at the citizen of Berlin” German Institut for psychological research and Psychotherapie “as a consultant for hereditary health and homosexual behaviorand homosexual one sent into the KZ.


  • of 1915 new ways and goals of the Psychotherapie Ther.Monatshefte 29, S. 443-450 (Habilitatationsvortrag)
  • 1919 the mental patient treatment Fischer Jena, editions ² 1920, ³ 1922, 1930, 1951 Piscator Stuttgart
  • 1921 psychoanalysis and their criticism.In:Adam, C. (Hrsg.):The psychology and its meaning for medical practice. Eight lectures. Fischer Jena
  • 1925 fate hour of the Psychotherapie in: Moll, Albert (Hrsg.): Abh. Area. Psychother. med. Psychol. 1
  • 1927 the agreement efforts in the Psychotherapie. In: Eliasberg, Vladimir (Hrsg.): Reportover I. General congress for Psychotherapie in Baden-Baden, 17. - 19. April 1926. Carl Marhold publishing house resounds, to S. 241-252
  • 1932 autogenous training numerous Aufl. and. Translations
  • 1935 Hypnosetechnik
  • 1951 Bionome Psychotherapie
  • 1952 Hypnosetechnik Piscator Stuttgart
  • 1952 Psychotherapie, a life andWork of large physicians Hippokrates, Stuttgart
  • 1955 basic questions of the neurosis teachings Thieme Stuttgart
  • 1964 life picture book of a mental specialist - decades in gratitude Thieme, Stuttgart, 2.Aufl. 1971


  • Christian Meurer: Miracle weapon joke cannon. Heroism from Hess to Hendrix. October publishing house, Münster 2006, ISBN 3-86582-047-6 (contains a biographic essay to Schultz)

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