The most common illnesses

At the Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, we treat neurological, neuroendocrine and psychiatric disorders. For the each of the most common illnesses, listed on the left hand side, you will find some important information provided by our experts. They have tried to answer the most frequently asked questions and to offer an insight into the symptoms, causes and treatment options.

The public and media attention towards "burnout" indicates the considerable need of our society to be informed. Unfortunately, as a side effect, this need also promotes a dangerous uncontrolled growth of self-employed experts, who see a lucrative market. A critical examination of the concept of "burnout" is therefore essential.
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