Ezgi graduated from Kabatas High School in 2008 and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Bogazici University. During her undergraduate education, she has been awarded with a scholarship by the University of Kent on Erasmus program and through the International Summer School program at the University of Sussex. She also holds a master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from University of Sussex. The subject of the MA thesis is the research project on the effects of mindfulness therapy and music therapy on different moods.
During her undergraduate studies, she completed her apprenticeship at American Hospital, Erenkoy Mental and Neurological Disorders Hospital and NPIstanbul Neuropsychiatric Hospital. She worked with children and adolescents with autism and Asperger’s syndrome as part of the ASpire project at the Brighton & Hove Impetus Foundation in England. She then had therapy sessions with children and adolescents at Mill View Hospital and adults with adults at the Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. She then returned to Istanbul and worked with the children at Istek Foundation Schools and provided psychological counseling to parents. Psychological counseling centers conduct therapy sessions with children, young people and parents.
The 4-month long “Child-Centered Therapy ”program, which was held in partnership with April Psychological Counseling Center and Family Enhancement and Play Therapy Center, was awarded the title of Center Game Therapist recognized by the Association for Play Therapy. She also completed a 7-month Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Children and Young People D training organized by the Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapies Association.
She is certified by the Turkish Association of Psychologists as a certified Testi Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children isi IV (WISC-4) C and için Denver 2 Developmental Screening Test (4 Developmental Screening Test We) certified by the Developmental Pediatric Neurology Association. In addition to these, “CAT Perception Test for Children”, “Bender-Gestalt Visual Motor Perception Test”, “Frostig Developmental Visual Perception Test”, “Louisa Dusi Psychoanalytic Stories Test”, “Metropolitan School Maturity Test”, “Gesell Development Figures Test” Is a certified practitioner of psychological assessment tests and inventories such as “Benton Visual Memory Test”, “Beier Sentence Completion Test”, “School Preparation Test”, “A Human Draw Test”, “A Family Draw Test” and “Ankara Development Screening Inventory”. .
She provides cognitive behavioral therapy, play therapy and group therapy for children and adolescents aged 2 to 25 and counseling for parents. Areas of expertise; depression, anxiety, fear, phobia, obsession, trauma, separation, divorce, sister jealousy, attention deficit, hyperactivity, anger control and behavior problems. She is a member of Turkish Psychological Association and British Psychological Society. She speaks English at a native language and provides English therapy.