Sunday Morning Magazine

7/2/23 – Dr. Yener Balan and Duygu Balan

Duygu Balan LPCC is a psychotherapist specializing in intergenerational trauma, having developed her expertise while working as a clinical counselor in New York City, treating patients on society’s margins. Dr. Yener Balan is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and currently vice president of behavioral health and medical specialty services for a major healthcare organization. Yener has extensive years of experience working in high-volume emergency departments, and is the author of the ‘Big Book of Emergency Department Psychiatry’. Together the Balans have coauthored a vital book we can use independently or in conjunction with a therapist:  “Re-Write: A Trauma Workbook of Creative Writing and Recovery in Our New Normal.”