Selma Yanik

Selma Yanik

Registered Member MBACP

Languages spoken: German, Turkish

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Therapist - Aberdeen

Aberdeen AB10
Sessions from £70.00


  • Flexible hours available
  • Concessionary Rates

About me and my therapy practice

I am a German Board Certified Child & Youth Psychotherapist and a member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP). I have received my degree in Child & Youth Psychotherapy from the well-established institute of Akip (University Hospital Cologne). Before moving to Aberdeen during Summer 2018, I worked as a Psychotherapist in the German Neuroscience Center Dubai. My focus has been on prevention programs utilizing cognitive-behavioural, interpersonal and family-based strategies. 

My professional experience includes dealing with

ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)
Anxiety Disorders (Bullying victims, Performance/ Social and      Specific Anxieties, Panic attacks)
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Other behavioural and emotional Disorders (such as adjustment, conduct, oppositional behaviour)
  • Somatization disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive-Disorders (OCD)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Autism-Spectrum-Disorders

  • How do I work with children and adolescents?

    in-depth case history

    thorough psychological examination

    treatment planning with parents and their children

    strong relationship

What I can help with

Eating disorders, Obsessions, OCD, Phobias, Self-harm, Abuse, Anxiety, Bereavement, Depression, Loss, Post-traumatic stress, Trauma, ADD / ADHD, Asperger syndrome, Cultural issues, Identity issues, Self esteem, Sexual identity, Spirituality, Women's issues, Child related issues, Pregnancy related issues, Relationships

Types of therapy

Behavioural, CBT, Cognitive, Family therapy, Play therapy, Systemic

Clients I work with

Children, Couples, Families, Groups, Young people

How I deliver therapy

Long-term face-to-face work, Short-term face-to-face work, Time-limited