The nabo Backstage


The most stable foundation: friendship, creativity and honesty

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Exciting and uniquely different

A look behind the scenes quickly reveals: through its commitment, reliability and sound competence, Naturheilzentrum Bottrop creates a natural, touching and deeply moving connection to People. nabo thus creates a unique atmosphere and a strong impact on everybody involved. This is ensured by the two founders, Farid Zitoun and Christian Rüger, but also by every single member of the nabo crew.

They all shape the very special character of this modern health center. The employees of nabo set new therapeutic standards, thanks to their engagement in targeted charity projects, in cooperation with associations and aid organizations, as well as in innovative research and, moreover, through their absolutely extraordinary work.


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Modern health culture

Friendship, creativity and honesty. These are the foundations of Naturheilzentrum Bottrop for a premium service. In the background, People work for People. Everybody with their own special skills and abilities. They all work with passion for something very important in life: Humaneness.

nabo has its finger on the pulse of time and sets trends within health culture. The two founders, Farid Zitoun and Christian Rüger, have created something with their concept, which makes People get closer to each other again and helps them to find new life perspectives. This way, sensible and meaningful alternatives are made experienceable and become a true asset in life. That’s impressive.

Naturheilzentrum Bottrop: Our values
Completely rational, very emotional.

Sebastian Kluth

Communications Designer

Sebastian Kluth desires to forge, shape and awaken emotions. Correctly using your mind to let energy flow and touch the soul. He strives to set standards and trigger impulses. Only that gives him true satisfaction.

“Of course, the mind plays an important role in everything. But as a communications designer, my main focus is to create messages visually. With them, I activate the senses, just like the natural healing center. As a result: my collaboration with Farid Zitoun and Christian Rüger is a sustainable and a very emotional experience.”

Sebastian Kluth | Lautblick | Hamburg | Germany

Christa Herlinger
Simply indescribable and fascinating.

Christa Herlinger


Christa Herlinger approaches People with open eyes and open ears to question the seemingly obvious. She reads between the lines, recognizes questions, finds answers. In doing so, she places her trust in her own intuition.

“I would never have thought that I’d be lost for words. But that is precisely what happened when I first met Farid Zitoun and Christian Rüger. I had to look for appropriate wordings. Then, I could only think of adjectives such as unparalleled, innovative, convincing, groundbreaking, effective. In my Personal opinion, this is the best that naturopathy has to offer in Germany.”

Christa Herlinger | Public Relations | Bottrop | Germany

A clear and peaceful design makes room for healing processes.

Phillip Küper

Interior Designer

The architecture of Naturheilzentrum Bottrop opens hearts and soul, lets the feeling linger and puts a radiant smile on everybody’s face. Light, atmosphere and clear transparency could be realized with Farid Zitoun and Christian Rüger in a revolutionary way.

“Authentic, that is the expression which best describes what I mean when I talk about Naturheilzentrum Bottrop. This is reflected by every single detail. Natural materials such as wood and glass. Lots of daylight. That creates room and time for health.”

Phillip Küper | Innenraumdesign | Bocholt | Germany

Thomas Rybka
Creating something truly new.

Thomas Rybka


Within his work, Thomas Rybka looks for balance, for harmony. He radiates vitality using the power of music. For physical and mental health. Here, he makes visions come true and lives a dream.

“As an artist, you always wish to create something truly new. With the album ‘Quality Time’ I achieved that together with Farid Zitoun and Christian Rüger. Because something like this, in this form, has not been there before. Using sounds, beats and frequencies, particularly to stimulate organs, that is just as unique as the overall concept of nabo”

Thomas Rybka | Sinatic | Bottrop | Germany

The nabo behind the scenes
Sonja Hagen
Keeping an eye on the singularity of the individual task.

Sonja Hagen

Graphic Artist

Sonja Hagen recognizes what’s special in every disease and every Person. She reacts with unparalleled solutions and innovative approaches. Because she feels the great desire to change something and be truly creative.

“Meeting clients rarely is as inspiring as here at nabo. Constantly looking for what is special and extraordinary, I can give free reign to my creativity – just as the entire nabo crew around Farid Zitoun and Christian Rüger does every single day. I am sure that the patients will pick up some of my creativity.”

Sonja Hagen | sh-Design | Elsdorf near Cologne | Germany


Gabriele Hofer

Home Fashion

Gabriele Hofer redefines this healthy location, dissolves old structures and makes room for the unexpected. This way, she creates a healing ambience – a feeling of being at home. As a result, unexpected horizons and healing cocooning perspectives open – magnificently realized.

“To me, nabo is a unique place with a unique ambience: arrive, feel comfortable and immerse yourself in an environment full of energy. Every time I’m fascinated anew by the uniquely calming, yet positive and life-affirming atmosphere. The ambience has to welcome People with open arms. To me, this is especially important. It makes People return to a truly comfortable feeling and an inner balance. To me, creating a healthy atmosphere with Farid Zitoun and Christian Rüger means esthetics is its purest form.”

Gabriele Hofer | Home Fashion | Kö – Düsseldorf | Germany

Tobias Battenberg
The fascination of possibilities

Tobias Battenberg

Communication designer

Tobias Battenberg is a master of his craft. He develops ideas that animate the fantasies. To create something new and to give impulses. His relationship with clients is characterized by mutual inspiration and pure motivation.

“While I give content and messages their form with the help of color, surface, space, light, movement and sound, Farid Zitoun and Christian Rüger create health from the same materials. This realization really fascinates me.”

Tobias Battenberg | Cologne | Germany

Work visually and create very special moments

Claudia Posern


Dr. Claudia Posern works with great empathy to do the right thing at the right moment. After studying art at what is now Folkwang University with a detour to the Düsseldorf Art Academy and a semester abroad in Kathmandu (Nepal), she founded Fotostudio Essen in 2006. Prior to that, she trained as a reprographer, and in 2008 she earned a doctorate in art and design. Posern also indulges in art in her free time and creates effective image stagings in painting and photography. Her works and artistic creations have already received attention and recognition in numerous exhibitions.

Dr. Claudia Posern | Essen | Germany

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