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Counseling and coaching for Expats and English speakers

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Counseling for Expats & English Speakers in Germany 

Heidelberg Counseling, Zoe Spranger | Offering English-speaking counseling for expat adults, adolescents, and children


Relational. Authentic. Change oriented. 

Heidelberg Counseling, Zoe Spranger -- Therapist specialized in expat adjustment challenges and eating disorders

Hi! I'm Zoe (she, her) an experienced counselor passionate about helping clients cultivate and achieve meaningful change. I believe we all come to the counseling space with the hope of making a change - whether it's finding freedom from painful thoughts or memories, changing unwanted behaviors, or making a big life change. The best part of my job is partnering with clients like you to determine what change you hope to achieve and then collaborating to work towards your goals.       

I have a professional background supporting adults, children and adolescents, and families. Before starting my counseling practice here in Heidelberg, I completed my graduate education and training in the US and then worked as a therapist in variety of settings, including adolescent and adult eating disorder treatment, adult mental health clinics, and a family therapy center. Learn more about my background and experience here.  

​Some of my specializations and areas of passion as a counselor are:

  • Intercultural challenges & expat adjustment

  • Stress management  

  • Adolescents & young adults 

  • Cultivating a healthy relationship with food, body, and exercise

  • Finding freedom from chronic dieting and unwanted eating behaviors

  • Exploring and developing skills for managing overwhelming emotions  

  • Reducing self-defeating and self-critical thoughts 

  • Navigating personal & career changes

  • Parent coaching 


I offer counseling online from the comfort of your home or in-person in Heidelberg. Click here to learn more about my counseling style and offerings.

Individual Counseling

Authentic, relationship-oriented counseling to help you navigate the challenges that are getting in the way of your ability to live the life you want.

Individual counseling specialized to meet the needs of adults, adolescents, and older children. 

Couples & Family Counseling 

Dynamic and empathetic counseling for families or couples struggling with communication, conflict, emotional challenges, and difficulties with expat adjustment. Background in supporting multicultural and multinational couples and families. 

Group Counseling

Counseling that connects you with others dealing with similar struggles to empower growth and build relationships. 

Limited group availability for expats, adolescents, and adults struggling with food and body image.  

Let's Meet! 

Schedule a free 20-minute consultation 

If you are ready to begin working towards change in your life and would like to learn more about the services I offer, I encourage you to contact me to schedule a free 20-minute consultation. During this time, we will discuss your hopes and goals for counseling and get to know one another better. Reaching out for help can sometimes feel like a big decision - this initial consultation is here so that you can get the information and guidance you need to make the choice that feels best for you. I'm looking forward to connecting with you soon!        

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