Maya Kirszenbaum

Clinical Psychologist, Psychotherapist at Necker Children's Hospital CF Centre (Paris)


Since 2005 at Necker Children's Hospital CF Centre,

  • Consultation, support and maintenance therapy (adolescents, parents, siblings), balance (quality of life, pain, anxiety, depression, body image), facilitating discussion groups for teens
  • National Coordinator of the Study on the "Prevalence of Anxiety and Depression in children with cystic fibrosis and their parents"
  • Responsible of the Group "Helping families and patients who wish to benefit from psychological support," Priority Action Plan 2011-2015 of the Association “Vaincre la Mucoviscidose”
  • Member of the "Medical Board of Cystic Fibrosis" and "European Psycho-Social Interest Group"
  • Creator of the national network and regional (Paris region) of CF centre Psychologists.


  • 2011 Master 2, Medicine and Psychoanalysis
    Memory: "Adolescence and Cystic Fibrosis: Chronicle of a Death Foretold", University Paris VII Denis Diderot
  • 2001 University Degree in Projective Psychology, Children and Young Adolescents' option, University René Descartes Paris V
  • 2000 D.E.S.S. Clinical Psychology and Pathology, University René Descartes Paris V