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Navaro, Leyla
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Leyla Navaro, born in Istanbul in 1943, is an influential Turkish psychologist and writer. She graduated from Istanbul University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology, and subsequently attended Boğaziçi (Bosporus) University, where she earned a master’s degree in psychological counseling. Her graduate studies focused on personal growth and development, and individual potential. Additionally, her clinical work emphasized gender-sensitive and group therapies.

            Navaro is the founder of Nirengi, an organization that provides psychological counseling an…

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Aksel Erbahar, “Navaro, Leyla”, in: Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World, Executive Editor Norman A. Stillman. Consulted online on 30 November 2022 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1878-9781_ejiw_SIM_000367>
First published online: 2010

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