I am registered with the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO) and carry the designation “RP”. I graduated from Istanbul University and hold a Master’s Degree in Psychology. I established a career as a psychologist until moving to Canada in 2003. Then, I became a Registered Psychotherapist of Ontario. I have received extensive training and certification in the following psychotherapy modalities: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Trauma-Informed, Humanistic, Gestalt Therapy, Family Therapy approaches. Further to this, I have considerable training and background in the treatment of Addictions, Mood and Anxiety Disorders, Trauma and Post-Traumatic Stress and Couple Therapy I see clients for a wide variety of concerns such as, anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, stress, assertiveness, family issues, histories of trauma, relationship difficulties and sexual difficulties. I aim to create a supportive environment which fosters the development of trusting, consistent and collaborative therapeutic relationships with each of my clients.
Abuse, Adolescent, Addiction, Alcohol, Anger Management, Anxiety, Attachment, Attention Deficit Disorder, Attention Disorders, Bereavement, Behavioural Issues, Bi-polar, Bullying, Couples, Crisis Intervention, Depression, Drugs/ Substance Use, Domestic Abuse, Eating Disorders, Family, Gifted, LGBTQ2+, Life Skills, Post-Traumatic Stress, Relationships, Self-harm, Sexuality, Self Confidence, Sexual Abuse, Sleep, Stress, Suicide, Workplace Stress
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Behavioural Activation, Brief Narrative Therapy, Client-centred Psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Cognitive Therapy, Exposure Therapy, Gestalt, Mindfulness Based Therapy