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Begum Engur

Begum Engur

EMDR Level 2 Practitioner (EU)

PTSD (trauma)
OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder)

King's College London, UK

Clinical Psychology / Graduate

Istanbul Bilgi University

Psychology / Undergraduate

EMDR Certificate

Institute of Behavioral Sciences (DBE)

Begum Engur is a clinical psychologist, specialized in EMDR therapy. She has been working with adolescents and adults for more than 5 years. She has been working with wide range of mental health difficulties including anxiety, depression, stress, trauma, sleep difficulties, OCD, fear & phobias, somatization, loss & grief, eating disorders and relationship issues. Throughout her practice, she blends CBT, mindfulness and expressive art therapy techniques. She has been conducting sessions online and with Turkish & English-speaking clients.

Throughout her education and practice, she has attended several online courses including; The Johns Hopkins University -Psychological First Aid, The University of Edinburgh -The Clinical Psychology of Children & Young People and Yale University -Autism & Related Disorders. She has also attended University of California, Berkeley summer programme as a clinical psychologist research assistant. She has worked as a clinical psychologist in various mental health clinics working with children, adolescents, adults and families. She also has participated in various projects including Experimental Psychology- The effect of the color red on sexual attractiveness, Attachment Theory (Its implications on family and work, self worth and emotional symptoms) and TUBITAK Twin Study Project.

She participated as a professional speaker in several international psychology conferences, worked as a mental health specialist /columnist in Olay Newspaper, London, UK and served as an editorial board member for various international scientific journals, including the American Journal of Psychiatry & Neuroscience and the Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. She is currently a member of the Turkish Psychologists Association and the EMDR Association.

As a clinical psychologist, specialized in EMDR therapy, she has professional credentials and specialized trainings, has good communication skills, has empathy and compassion and provides flexibility and adaptability in her work.

PTSD (trauma)
Loss & Grief
Eating Disorders
Bipolar Disorder
Emotion Regulation
Mood Disorders
Dissociative Disorders
Panic Disorder
OCD (Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder)

Areas of Expertise

  • EMDR C-GTEP Protocol - Ana M. Gomez 

  • EMDR Level 2 Training

  • EMDR Protocol for Excessive Loss, Fibromyalgia, and Impulsivity-Haldem Enstitute

  • EMDR & Sandtray Protocol Intensive Specialization Program

  • Attachment Trauma and EMDR in Children and Adolescents

  • EMDR Level 1 – Institute of Behavioral Sciences

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Children and Adolescents (CBT) – Ceo Salvador

  • CBT in Children & Adolescents - Dr. Nevin Dolek

  • Solutıon Focused Psychotherapy, DR. Olay Güner

  • Experimental Play Therapy – Dr. Byron Norton & Nilüfer Devecigil

  • Expressive Art Therapy (Sandtray Therapy, Art Therapy, Puppet Therapy, Therapeutic Stories) for Children and Adolescents – Reyhaana Seedat

  • Child-Centered Play Therapy – Reyhaana Seedat

  • Theraplay Play Therapy – London, UK

  • Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Training & Supervision, Beyond Autism London, UK

  • Personalized Individual Parent Training (PIPT/Parent-Child Game), King’s College London

  • CBT Practitioner Training for Children & Adolescence, King’s College London

  • K-SADS-PL Diagnostic Assessment Tool for Children & Adolescence Training, King’s College London

  • Objective & Projective Psychological Tests for Children & Adolescence – Verified Certificate

  • Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC-R) – Practitioner Certification, Çiğdem Bilgen M.A., TPD

  • Social Communication Area Screening Test: 6-24 months (SIATT) – Practitioner Certification, Nilcan Kuleli Sertgil.

Trainings and Conferences

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