Current texts

  • The text "An update of logotherapy", which has been available here since June 2014, has also been included in the latest, 4th edition of the German “Logotherapy Textbook” which has been available since September 2014.


  • A previously unpublished text by Elisabeth Lukas, which deals with the concept of love by Viktor Frankl, has now been translated.

  • On the 28th and 29th of March 2015, an event was held in Dachau to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Frankl's release from the Dachau concentration camp's satellite camp in Untertürkheim. The first major lecture in this event was given by Prof. Elisabeth Lukas. Her topic was:

    Pax and logos: The importance of peace and reconciliation from a logotherapeutic point of view.

  • A public health emergency in the land of a thousand opportunities?
    Elisabeth Lukas comments on the current drug problem in the USA. We obtained permission to publish this text on 27.11.2017.

  • Homo patiens: Elisabeth Lukas writes about Frankl's experiences in the concentration camps, and about the suffering of all people: knowledge of the meaningfulness of our tasks helps us to develop a capacity for suffering. February 2018

  • Key Topics in Logotherapy: Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Lukas in conversation with Prof. Dr. Bernd Ahrendt on 4 April 2018. The complete talk can also be listened to in the full-length version in the AUDIO & VIDEO folder (in German).


Ms. Lukas in conversation with our translator Dr. DAvid Nolland
Prof. Dr. Lukas in conversation with our translator Dr. David Nolland