Founder and CEO of 'Navigate Your Mind' is Chartered Occupational Psychologist Yesim Guner. Yesim is registered by the Health and Care Professions Council, is an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society and a co-author of a book titled ‘Young People, Employment & Work Psychology: Solutions and Interventions’. She has 15+ years of experience working for a London Local Authority, a private consultancy firm and a freelance practitioner.
Areas of Specialism:
Yesim has been advocating on behalf of children, teenagers and young people with a variety of needs to provide specific tailored support as we are all unique in every way! Therefore, an initial assessment is carried out to ensure that correct information, advice and guidance is provided.
Yesim graduated from Goldsmiths, University of London in 2003 in BSc Psychology
achieving an upper class 2:1 and completed a Masters Degree in Occupational Psychology in 2004.
Yesim went on to achieve Chartered status of the British Psychological Society (BPS) in 2010 and qualified as an Associate Fellow of the BPS in 2011. As an advocate for the importance of continuous professional development (CPD), all Consultant Psychologists who work at Navigate Your Mind
(NYM) are HCPC (Health Care Professions Council) registered.
Yesim also holds an NVQ Level 4 in Advice and Guidance which has enabled her to be a successful performance and career coach. She will often incorporate person specific aptitude and/or personality tests during sessions if deemed suitable and requested by clients to measure key traits linked to certain careers, learning methods or utilised as a tool to add value to sessions delivered.
Yesim has been delivering ‘Therapeutic Art Sessions’ to children, young people and families on an individual and group basis as part of her work in early intervention and prevention. These have been successful to date and feedback has been consistently positive.
Yesim regularly collaborates with experts in the field of mental and physical well-being in order to ensure that she can offer clients the complete package (healthy mind, body and soul) tailored to their individual needs following an initial consultation. In doing this, all clients are given the best chance of success.
C.Psychol, AFBPsS, MSc, BSc (Hons)
Chartered Psychologist / HCPC registered