Ozan Akbas | Psychologist in Dubai | Priory Wellbeing Centre Dubai

Clinical Psychologist

Ozan Akbas
• B.A. Psychology
• M.A. Clinical Psychology
• PhD. Clinical Psychology
• Teacher Psychology at Yeditepe University
• Turkish Psychological Association
• Turkish EMDR Therapist Association
• Systemic Psychotherapy Institute Turkey, Member of EFTA (European Family Therapy Association)

Professional Experience:
Ozan Akbas is a Turkish registered Clinical Psychologist with years of experience in individual therapy for adolescents, adults and couples counselling. Ozan attended his bachelors degree of Psychology in Bilkent University, Ankara. He holds a M.A. in Clinical Psychology from Bahcesehir University, Istanbul. He is also currently pursuing his PhD degree in Clinical Psychology at Health Sciences University, Istanbul.

Ozan is experienced in treating various mental health issues including anxiety, mood disorders, OCD, personality disorders, adjustment disorder, interpersonal problems, trauma and schizophrenia. Ozan believes in the healing power of the therapist-client relationship, therefore he creates a safe and containing environment for his clients. He uses a systemic approach to psychotherapy, along with a supportive oriented psychodynamic approach. Ozan is also qualified in CBT, ACT and EMDR.

Ozan had a long-term Internship at Bakırkoy Mental Health Hospital as a Clinical Psychologist, providing assessment and psychotherapy. He also worked as a full-time Clinical Psychologist at his own private practice and at the Bogazici University. Ozan holds the highest ethical standards and delivers his services best tailored to his clients needs in the following disorders:
Anxiety Disorder (Panic Disorder, GAD, Phobias)
• Mood Disorders (Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Dsythymia)
Couple Therapy
• Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
 Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
• Interpersonal Problems
• Schizophrenia
• Grief

• Turkish 
• English