Put your mental health first with psychotherapy

Our mental health is just as important as nutrition when it comes to quality of life. We provide help and advice for a range of cognitive symptoms and challenges and support you in achieving your weight and health goals.

Why choose Oviva?

  • Hand-picked psychotherapists: Our psychotherapists are licensed and accredited and draw on many years of therapeutic experience.
  • Online or on-site: Our therapy sessions take place via video link or at one of our on-site locations – whatever suits you best.
  • Support every step of the way: Our app is available 24/7 meaning you can access support in-between therapy sessions.
  • Health insurance covers the costs: Once you receive a referral from your GP, your health insurance will take care of the rest.

We’re by your side

Mental health challenges often go hand in hand with physical symptoms, such as weight management issues, diabetes, digestive problems, intolerances and cardiovascular disease.

We’re here when you need support managing the relationship between physical and mental symptoms. Our experienced psychotherapists offer support with:

  • Stress management
  • Self-esteem issues
  • Dealing with emotions (e.g. emotional eating)
  • Reduction of burnout and depression
  • Reduction of anxiety
  • Coping with interpersonal challenges
  • Reducing sleep disorders
  • Dealing with chronic pain

Mental health is the key to a healthy weight

We surveyed over 1,500 of our patients:


think that being overweight has an impact on their mental wellbeing.
suspect that their obesity may also have a psychological cause.
assume that psychological counselling could help them with their weight goals.

Get to know our leading psychotherapists:

Alessandra Gerber

licensed and accredited psychotherapist, specialist psychologist for psychotherapy FSP

Dr. Niclà Lozza

licensed and accredited psychotherapist

Stefanie Traber

licensed and accredited psychotherapist, FSP psychologist

Matthias Baumann

licensed psychotherapist

“With professional help, I was finally able to get to grips with my anxiety. My eating habits have improved as a result, and I feel calmer and more relaxed too.”

Oviva user

Questions & Answers

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Please do not use our services for emergency situations.

As we cannot offer an on-call or emergency service, our services are not suitable for acute crisis situations.

If you are in a crisis or in case of medical emergency, please call a doctor immediately or dial the international emergency number 112 for 24/7 help and support.

Further contact details for mental health emergencies:

Contact us

Do you want to register? Or do you still have any questions? You can find out more in our FAQs, get in touch by filling in your contact details below or by calling us on +41415115241.

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