“Deciphering situations, discovering new perspectives, increasing capacity for action, using resources, working with ease: That’s what we call good and successful counselling.”

Jessica Ranitzsch


  •  Studied pedagogy with a major in social work/ social pedagogy. Focus: intercultural education/ adult education
  • Systemic consultant according to DGSF (500 hours)
  •  Further training: Online counselling, Digital event design, Change management, solution-oriented coach, team development, moderation, leadership and personnel development, etc.
  •  Member of the German Society for Systemic Therapy, Counselling and Family Therapy (DGSF)


  • Seminar facilitator, trainer, moderator (online and face-to-face)
  • Manager for non-profit organization/welfare association: divisional management, employee management, organizational and team development
  • Managing Director of international voluntary services
  • Facilitating seminars in development cooperation
  • Counselling & coaching peace experts in international cooperation

Employers & References

  • Agiamondo e.V.
  • Caritas Association (Offenbach/Main e.V., Frankfurt, Vechta, Münster)
  • Diocesan Caritas Association Diocese of Mainz, Diocese of Münster, Diocese of Rottenburg-Stuttgart
  • Forum Ziviler Friedensdienst (Civil Peace Services Forum)
  • Federation of German Catholic Youth (BDKJ)
  • Kubekom
  • Volunte e.V.

International assignments & working languages

  • Countries: Mexico, Guatemala, Bolivia, Tanzania, Italy
  • Working languages: English, German, Spanish