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Senem
ZEYTİNOĞLU SAYDAM

Senem
ZEYTİNOĞLU SAYDAM

Assistant Professor

PhD

Couple and Family Therapy, Drexel University, 2014

Graduate

Counseling Psychology, Teachers College, Columbia University, 2008

Undergraduate

Psychology, Koç University, 2005



Research Areas

Couples and families coping with illness, Emotionally focused couple therapy, Medical family therapy applications and Experiences of coping with trauma


Biography

Senem Zeytinoğlu Saydam received her BA in psychology from Koç University. She completed her masters at Teachers College, Columbia University in psychological counseling. She completed her PhD in couple and family therapy from Drexel University and was the recipient of Ivan Boszomenyi-Nagy Social Justice Award. Her doctoral dissertation was on couples’ experiences when raising their children born with cleft lip and/or palate. Zeytinoğlu’s research focuses on couples and families coping with illness, emotionally focused couple therapy, medical family therapy applications and experiences of coping with trauma.