Melike Baris


After completing the Life Sciences program at Birkbeck University, Melike Baris, who continued her studies at the Middlesex University Psychology with Counseling Skills, graduated here with a 2.1 degree. During her undergraduate education, she completed her internship in many different charities (Rethink Mental Health, IMECE Women’s Centre, 7 Cups) and was entitled to receive various certificates and titles. She received training in Individual Centered and CBT therapy during her undergraduate education. She completed her undergraduate dissertation on “Psychological Approaches to Resilience When Overcoming Grief and Loss in Cross Cultures” under the supervision of Dr Fiona Starr. She has continued her studies in many different areas, such as anxiety disorders, depression and panic attacks. She adopts the Cognitive Behavioral Therapy approach and receives training in EMDR. She actively sees clients and continues her psychotherapy sessions.

Actively Played Role Institutions Between 2018- 2022:

- Finsbury Therapy Hub

- 3P Academy


- IMECE Women’s Center

- 7 Cups

- Perla Research and Consulting

- Rethink Mental Illness

- Kadıköy Council (Istanbul, TR)

Certifications and pieces of training:

● Exploring Anxiety - The Open University

● Healthy Couple Relationship & How To Work With Couples -

Paradoks Psikoloji

● Adolescence, Angst and Anxiety: How to Support Young People - The Charlie Waller Trust

● Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents - The Charlie Waller Trust

● Helping the Suicidal Person: A Clinical Toolbox - Mental Health Academy

Improving Access to Aftercare and Psychological Therapies Following Self-Harm - Mental Health Academy

● Projective Tests - Academy of Positive Sciences

● Mental Health First Aider - Mental Health First Aid England

● Advancing Training in Suicide Prevention Clinical Care - National Institute of Mental Health

● Safe & Together Model Briefing - Safe & Together Institute

● Bilingual VAWG Champion - IMECE Women’s Center

Member of:

✓British Psychological Society

Melike Baris