She has B.A. Degree in Psychology and M.A. degree in Clinical Psychology from Bahçeşehir University. During her undergraduate degree, she worked with Jacqueline Mattis’s national project that conducted in Turkey. Also since 2015, she has working as a research assistant of Dr. Ayse Meltem Budak’s projects.

She worked as an observer psychologist in Çapa Medical School Psychiatry Department. She joined in internship program in Aura Psychotherapy and volunteerism program of Autistic Association for eight months between 2015 and 2016. During this period she worked with individuals who have different developmental history such as autism.

She attended the Psikeistanbul’s seminar program of Introduction to Psychoanalysis, and Centre for psychodynamic therapies’ training programs: Psychodynamic Therapies: Theory and Practice and Advanced Studies in Contemporary Psychoanalysis and Psychodynamic Therapies. In addition to these, she has also participated in Seminar of Narcissism organized by “Çatı Danışmanlık” and the 2nd part of Seminars for introduction to psychoanalysis of Istanbul Psikanaliz Derneği.

She is currently working with adolescents and adults.


Kurter, F., Mattis, J. S., Bozkurt, F., Polat, E., Yurttas, B., Celebi, A., & Ergin, G. (2014). The most significant cultural challenges facing psychological counselors in Turkey: Findings from 2013 national empirical study. Poster presented at the 122nd Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.