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, Bereavement, Bi-polar, Bullying, Couples, Crisis Intervention, Depression, Drugs/ Substance Use, Domestic Abuse, Eating Disorders, Family, 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, Client-centred Psychotherapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Cognitive Therapy, Gestalt, Mindfulness Based Therapy