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Chemsex can lead to physical, psychological and social problems. These problems often pose enormous challenges not only for the person affected, but also for their social environment, such as relatives or life partners. Support is available here!

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Aids Hilfe Wien – Counselling

Free offers

Chemsex counselling is aimed at all persons who have come or are coming into contact with the topic. Other topics such as safer use or risk minimisation can also be discussed. It is therefore not important whether the person is currently using or not. The offer comprises up to 10 sessions, is anonymous and free of charge.


Free offers

The an.doc.stelle accompanies, cares for and counsels people in biopsychosocial crises and informs about topics concerning health. Our team supports people in a low-threshold, appreciative, quick, unbureaucratic, anonymous and free way. The an.doc.stelle is connected to a family doctor’s practice and is also available to people who are not insured.

checkit!- Suchthilfe Wien GmbH

Free offers

Checkit! is your information and counselling centre regarding recreational drugs (party drugs, chems) their effects, side effects and risks. To get in touch with checkit go to our website, write us an email, give us a call or visit us. You can get your psychoactive substances chemically analysed (“Drug Checking”). Everything is anonymous, free of charge and confidential.

CONTACT – Hospital Liaison Service

Free offers

CONTACT’s services are aimed at addicts, newcomers and those who have tried legal and illegal addictive substances. CONTACT supports clients during and after their stay in hospital and thus acts as a mediator and interface between the Viennese hospital system and the Viennese drug help and social support system.

COURAGE – Consulting

Free offers

COURAGE is a professional counselling service for LGBTIQ+* people and their families that is recognized and funded by the federal government and the respective federal states and state capitals. Counseling is anonymous and free of charge. COURAGE is available to all those seeking advice and help in the areas of sexuality and relationships as well as violence and sexual assault.

MEN – Men’s Health Centre

Free offers

MEN is a health center for men of all ages. Health does not only mean the absence of illness but also includes the ability to develop emotional and social strengths and intellectual potentials. We offer personal counselling, advanced seminars, workshops for young men and group seminars in various languages.

p.a.s.s. – Hilfe bei Suchtproblemen

Free offers

The P.A.S.S. association offers outpatient psychotherapy for addicts. The psychotherapeutic offer is supplemented by medical treatment, clinical-psychological diagnostics, social counseling and work with relatives.

Praxis Dr. Ernst Silbermayr

For people who practice chemsex, psychotherapy offers the possibility to deal with one’s own use of Meph, G and others in a protected setting and, if necessary, to receive psychotherapeutic support in changing substance use.

Praxis für Psychotherapie – Daniel Ibel, MA

A focus of my psychotherapeutic work is on supporting people with problems or difficulties in their sexuality (including ChemSex, erectile dysfunction, “sex addiction / compulsive sexual behavior”, etc.) and sexual identity.  

Praxis für Psychotherapie Beziehungsatelier – Conny Maikisch

My main topics as a systemic Family Therapist (kink aware) are the following: working with queer people, sexuality, Addiction (including chemsex), non-monogamous Concepts of relationships, gender identities and sexual orientations. I also offer workshops in the above mentioned topics.  

Praxis für Psychotherapie GedankenSpiel – Stephan von Schlegell, BA

Through my work in the LGBTIQ field and various facilities in the addiction field, sexuality and addiction is a focus of my therapeutic work. Building an open, trusting and respectful relationship is very important to me in order to provide you with a safe and supportive environment to address your issues.

Praxis Haberhauer

I would be happy to support you in my psychotherapeutic practice in Vienna if you are a chemsex user and would like to address this issue personally. After working with my clients on this topic for several years, I hope to be able to support you with my expertise and, if necessary, with support from the network. I look forward[...]

Praxis Mag. (FH) Clemens Hrobsky

Practice for person-centred psychotherapy with a focus on addiction and sexuality. At the two locations in 1160 and 1230 Vienna, I offer talk therapy in individual settings and create a framework for dealing with one’s own consumption and sexual behaviour. In doing so, I help them to understand themselves better and to bring about changes.

Praxis Mag.a Michaela Walchshofer-Pecka

I am a clinical and health psychologist, emergency psychologist and personcentred psychotherapist. I work in my own practice and I cooperation with “Teampraxis Dr. Breitenecker”/”an.doc.stelle”.

Psychotherapeutische Praxis Dr. Clemens Hammer

For clients I offer: psychotherapy, sexual counselling, sexual therapy, couples therapy / For counsellors I offer: professional supervision in the field of sexual education, sexual counselling and sexual therapy.

Psychotherapy Alexander Nikodemus

My therapeutic focus is the work with people of different sexual orientations and gender identities. I also offer supervision for people in organisations, who work with queer people as well as coachings and seminars.

Psychotherapy Gideon Gruber

Practice for person-centred psychotherapy with a focus on addiction, also has experience with chemsex in respite. Currently there are free places available.

Psychotherapy Mag. Johannes Wahala

My focus is on working with LGBTIQ+* people and their families. For clients I offer: psychotherapy, sex counseling, sex therapy, couples therapy. For counselors, psychotherapists, clinical psychologists and health psychologists, as well as psychosocial and educational institutions, I offer supervision and training seminars in the above areas.

Psychotherapy Norbert Karner

I offer psychotherapy based on a systemic approach for individuals, couples and groups – based on many years of work experience with people with substance use in outpatient and inpatient settings.

Suchthilfe Tirol

Free offers

Suchthilfe Tirol offers counselling for people suffering from or at risk of addiction and their relatives on behalf of the province of Tyrol. A multi-professional team consisting of psychotherapists, psychologists and social workers provides comprehensive support to those seeking help in coping with addiction and assists them in developing strategies for dealing with it.