Exp. Clinical Psychologist, Exp. RDN. Merve Öz

Clinical Psychology / Nutrition and Dietetics / Phytotherapy Specialist

Department: Psychology / Nutrition and Dietetics

Expertise: Clinical Psychology / Nutrition and Dietetics / Phytotherapy Specialist

Faculty and Year: Yeditepe University Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Psychology and Health Sciences, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, 2016

Place and Year of Birth: Kastamonu, 1992

E-mail: merve.oz@yeditepe.edu.tr

Year and Place of Expertise: Aydın Adnan Menderes University, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics-2018 Üsküdar University, Department of Clinical Psychology, (First Prize) -2018 Yeditepe University, Master of Phytotherapy (Non-Thesis) -2019

Foreign Languages: English, Spanish

Professional Publications:

  • D. Nutritional Training and CBT Techniques After Bariatric Surgery; Comparison of BMI and its Effect on Problem Eating Behavior
  • Plants Helping Treatment of Depression
  • Aroma Therapy Applications in the Treatment of Anxiety and Emotional Disorders
  • Nutrition and Dietetics Specialization: The Relationship Between Mother’s Nutrition and Breastfeeding, Attachment and Delivery Mode and Postpartum Depression
  • Health Benefits of Wolf Grape, a Functional Nutrient: A Review
  • Word Congress of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Poster Presentation: Comparison of Only Nutritional Training and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Techniques on the Body Mass Index and Problematic Eating Behaviors in Bariatric Surgery Patients
  • International Nutrition Obesity and Community Health Congress, Oral Presentation: Compilation of the Relationship Between Mother’s Breastfeeding, Attachment, and Postpartum Depression

Career Summary:


Kavacık Medistate Hospital Summer Practice

Maltepe Community Health Center Term Internship

Nazif Bağrıaçık Diabetes Hospital Voluntary Internship

Yeditepe University Hospital Term Internship

İstinye State Hospital Term Internship

Okmeydanı State Hospital Term Internship

Np Feneryolu Clinic- 1 year voluntary Psychology Internship

NP Brain Hospital- Compulsory Psychology Internship


Areas of Interest:

Permanent and Healthy Weight Loss with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Weight Control After Bariatric Surgery

Nutrition in Oncology Patients


Eating disorders

Healthy Nutrition in Childhood and Adolescence

Obsessive compulsive disorder

Postpartum Depression


Mother and Baby Nutrition


Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD),

Postpartum depression,


Social phobia,

Specific Phobia,

Anxiety disorders

Herbal Solutions in Diseases (Phytotherapy)