Ayse trained as a Humanistic Integrative Counsellor at CPPD and went on to do a Masters in Transactional Analysis at the Metanoia Institute. She is currently working towards qualification as a Certified Transactional Analyst (CTA) and Supervisor. She is also a qualified Hypnotherapist. Her particular areas of interest include working with depression, anxiety, panic attacks, phobias, relationship issues, addictions including compulsive over-eating, and working with adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse. She has worked in the voluntary sector and now runs a private practice in North London and is one of the core facilitators on the CPPD Certificate Course. Ayse is a member of the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP), and the European Association of Transactional Analysis (EATA).