Clinical Psychologist Berfin Yılmaz

Berfin Yılmaz

Clinical Psychologist

Infidelity Divorce Depression Relationship Issues Coping with Grief and Loss


  • Anglia Ruskin University

    Clinical Psychology / Graduate

  • Sabancı University

    Psychology / Undergraduate

Schools of Study

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy


She completed her undergraduate education at Sabancı University, Department of Psychology. She completed her master's degree in Clinical Psychology at Anglia Ruskin University in England. In her thesis, she dealt with the subject "The effect of separation and communication with an ex-partner on the self-esteem of individuals." During her undergraduate education, she did her internship at Istanbul University Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty Psychiatry Clinic. She gained experience here in case studies and group therapy. She has voluntarily worked on post-traumatic stress disorder, panic disorder, and anxiety as part of the Sabancı University Social Awareness Project. During her master's education, she took part in a project that provides therapy to individuals who need support during the corona epidemic, online and voluntarily. She has worked in the fields of individual and couple therapy in England. She continues to conduct psychotherapy sessions in English and Turkish with adult clients in the Cognitive Behavioral Therapy approach. She is a member of the Turkish Psychological Association.

Areas of Expertise

Addiction Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Bipolar Disorder Sexuality Communication Problems Anxiety Narcissistic Personality Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD) Anger Management Panic Disorder Stress Trauma and PTSD Burn-out Sleep or Insomnia Eating Disorders Borderline Personality Disorder Separation Anxiety

Seminars and Conferences

  • Training on Application of Beck-Oriented Cognitive Therapy in OCD Treatment - Dr. Emel Stroup - CBT Istanbul
  • Training on Treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder with Clinical Practical Applications in Beck-Oriented Cognitive Therapy (Diagnosis, Evaluation & Cognitive Processing and Treatment with Erp Applications) - Dr. Emel Stroup - CBT Istanbul
  • Rorschach and TAT Education (Adult) - Assoc. Dr. İrem Erdem Attack
  • Short Term Solution Focused Therapy Practitioner Certificate - Assoc. Dr. Itır Tarı Cömert