Prof. Dr. Jelena Zumbach

Juniorprofessur für Familienrechtspsychologie

Tel: 030/ 54848396
Heinrich-Heine-Str. 15, Raum 3.3

Sprechstunde: nach Vereinbarung

Profile on ResearchGate





Research Interests:

  • Child abuse and neglect and it’s consequences on child development and family functioning
  • Emotion regulation and self regulation skills in childhood
  • Forensic-psychological assessment in family law proceedings
  • Assessment of children’s voices in judicial and administrative proceedings consistent with the UNCRC


Selected Publications:

Zumbach, J., Rademacher, A. & Koglin, U. (in press). Associations between callous-unemotional traits, social-emotional competences and aggressive behavior in preschoolers. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health.

Zumbach. J. & Volbert, R. (2021). What judges want to know from forensic evaluators in child custody and child abuse cases. Analyzing forensic assignments using Latent Dirichlet Allocation. Frontiers in Psychology – Forensic and Legal Psychology. Online publication.

Zumbach, J., Saini, M. & Koglin, U. (2021). Children’s strategies for giving voice to needs consistent with the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). Family Court Review, 59, 309-323.