A shortage of specialists, long waiting times for therapy places, outdated forms of therapy and one-size-fits-all solutions are often still the order of the day in Germany when it comes to treating neurological conditions. The treatment of cognitive problems in particular is lagging well behind the state of the art. There is de facto no comprehensive functional therapy for those affected. Julian Specht, co-founder and CSO of living brain, was confronted with this situation himself due to his epilepsy. When he discusses this with his fellow student Barbara Stegmann, the idea for living brain is born.

Read more about Julian’s personal story here.