Gizem Bozyel has a B.A. degree in Psychology from Hacettepe University and an M.A. degree in Clinical Psychology from Dokuz Eylül Üniversity. She is a PhD candidate in Clinical Psychology at Dokuz Eylül Üniversity. She investigated metacognitive factors that mediate the relationship between childhood trauma and psychological symptoms in her M.A. dissertation. She aims to create a web-based program reducing psychological burden of healthcare workers for her PhD dissertation. She has participated in different research projects on health and clinical psychology.