The German National Network (NeSt e.V.) was founded in 1998. It has about 130 members and an office in Berlin.
Monika Hoffmann, one of the co-founders of the “NeSt”, is still one of its most active members.

Andreas Gehrke wrote an interesting book about his voice hearing experience ‘Aufbruch aus dem Angstkaefig – Paranus Verlag’ (note: It is only available in German at the moment. Perhaps somebody could find the means to translate it into English?)

Read more about the founding member Hannelore Klafki, who very sadly died in September 2005.


  • There are five self help groups and three trialogue groups on hearing voices in Germany, and – not to forget – more than a 100 psychosis seminars.
  • They offer a confidential helpline in three cities (Berlin, Frankfurt, Neustadt) and there are 19 contact persons who represent the “NeSt” all over the country.
  • They publish a magazine (“Unser Kleines Stimmenhoerer Journal”) four times a year.
  • Antje Mueller and Caroline von Taysen hold seminars regularly.


Nest: NetzwerkStimmenhören ev

Tel: +49 30 78 71 80

68 Uthmannstraße 5, 12043 Berlin-Neukölln

Website: Netzwerk Stimmenhoeren

Email: [email protected]

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Aachen HVG Aachen lay helper Initiative (ALI), üdstr.6, 52064 Aachen

Auerbach HVG Bulagstr. 15, 91 275 Auerbach F. Baumann

Berlin HVG [email protected]; +49 30 78 71 80 68; Uthmannstraße 5, 12043 Berlin-Neukölln; 1st & 3rd Thursday

Trialoggruppe Berlin – Schöneberg +49 30 78 71 80 68; Pinel Day Care Centre , Schöneberg, Ebersstr direction. 67

Trialoggruppe Berlin – Charlottenburg +49 30 78 71 80 68;Self-help and community center of Union Reinickendorf Agency, Eichhorst Weg 44, Berlin 13435

Therapeutic Group Berlin Prenzlkomm gGmbH, Schönhauser Allee 161 A, 1st Re backyard. Wing, 4 Floor; 2 x week

Blumberg Trialogue Group Schwarzwald-Baar-Kreis, Dr. D. swivel Hombergstr. 2, 78176 Blumberg

Chemnitz HVN Ostheim 1, 09 127 Chemnitz; B. Hommula

Erfurt HVG To Steinweg 5, 99 189 Elxleben; M.-P. Neuhaus

Hagen HVG Kipperstr. 45 58135 Hagen; U. Bornhoff

Hamburg HVG UKE, SPA, Martinistr. 52, 20 248 Hamburg; Th.Bock

Hannover Trialoggruppe [email protected]; S. Debesay

Kassel HVG Frankfurter Str 141b 34121 Kasse; A. Galli

Kolne HVG +49 221-95154258; Massilsteinstr. 4-6, 50676 Cologne; M. Müller

Mannheim Support Group Lameystr 36 68165 Mannheim; Prof. Kick

Neustadt Support Group for Stimmenhörende; Szczecin 21 st, 67433 Neustadt; K. Roman

Oberhausen HVG Ebereschenweg 95 46147 Oberhausen; W. Geilert

Stuttgart HVG Silcher Straße 49 71332 Waiblingen; I. Peters

Vlotho / Herford Solterbergstr. 177 32602 Vlotho; Brigitte Denninger

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