Asst. Prof. Dr. Ferhat Yarar had received his B.S. Degree in Psychology from Middle East Technical University in 2007. He had received his Masters and PhD Degrees in Clinical Psychology from the same university in 2010, and 2015 respectively. During his masters level studies, he had studied cognitive interpersonal differences and traumatic stress; whereas his PhD research was an extensive investigation of positive human experiences and strengths within positive clinical psychology paradigm.
As a practicing clinical psychologist, Dr. Ferhat Yarar had been affiliated with İhsan Dogramaci Bilkent University Psychological Counselling Center, Dışkapı Child Hospital Mental Health Clinic, Ankara Numune Hospital Adult Psychiatry Clinic, Boylam Psychiatric Hospital, Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Child Mental Health Department, and Adult Mental Health Department. During his doctoral studies, he carried out supervised clinical practice in Ayna Clinical Psychology Unit at Middle East Technical University.
Recently, Asst. Prof. Dr. Ferhat Yarar has a full time affiliation as an assistant professor, and head of clinical psychology graduate program at Istanbul Medipol University, Department of Psychology. He also lectures at Middle East Technical University, as a faculty affiliate. In Korto Psikoloji, he provides counseling and therapy services for adults and couples. Asst. Prof. Dr. Ferhat Yarar provides mental health care for English speaking clients.