Şeniz Ünal holds a PhD degree in cinical psychology, specializing emotion-focused therapies for individuals and groups. Her main objective is to help people to find their authentic voice and overcome the related obstacles. She is wounded healer for obesity and emotional eating issues. Her PhD thesis was on the psychological aspects of weight regains after bariatric surgeries. “Mindful Eating Group Therapy” is one of her specialties where she combines scientific biological knowledge with psychological therapeutic interventions. She is the Turkish representative of ECPO and OPEN initiative. She works at her own private practice in Istanbul. She is also guest lecturer at various universities and member of TOAD, scientific commmittee.