Prof.Dr Nahit Motavalli Mukaddes;
She is certified in both child , adolescent and adult psychiatry. She was a faculty member in Istanbul School of Medicine between1994 -2013. She had several responsibilities in Istanbul School of Medicine in doctoral and residency training programs, conducting numerous research projects and chairing the department. Now, she continues her academic and clinical work in Istanbul Institute of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Her main interest areas are Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Asperger disorder , Autism, Learning disorders , Tic disorders , Language disorders and Developmental Delay. Her management and treatment approach is a comprehensive program including both psychopharmacology and Psychotherapy- Psychoeducation , which requires a close collaboration with other mental health professionals such as psychologists, speech therapists and educators. She is author of several papers, book chapters and four books entitled "Autism Spectrum Disorders : Diagnosis and Follow Up" , “ADHD and Associated Disorders Across the Life Span” ,” Autism from infancy to adulthood :A guideline for families” and “Neurodevelopmental disorders” .
She can speak Turkish, Farsi, Azeri and English.