FACULTY OF ARTS AND SCIENCESDEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY


Leyla Alma

 

 

Contact Info

Room: B122

Tel: +90 312 210 5113

E-mail: leylalma@gmail.com

Biography

Ph.D., Middle East Technical University, Clinical Psychology, halen

M.S., Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi, Klinik Psikoloji, 2016

B.S., Middle East Technical University, 2013

Research Interests

Addiction Psychology, Emotions, Humor, Psychotherapy Approaches, Psychoanalysis.

Master Thesis

Sigara Bağımlılığının Üstbilişsel Model Çerçevesinde İncelenmesi (2016).

Publications

Alma, L., Spada, M M., Fernie, B., Yılmaz-Samancı, A. E., Caselli, G., & Nikcevic, A. V. (in   press). Metacognitions in smoking: Evidence from a cross-cultural validation of the       Metacognitions about Smoking Questionnaire in a Turkish sample. Psychiatry Research. X, XX –XX.

Nikcevic, A. V., Alma, L., Marino, C., Kolubinski, D., Yılmaz-Samancı, A. E., Caselli, G., &    Spada, M. M. (2017). Modelling the contrubition of negative affect, outcome expectancies and metacognitions to cigarette use and nicotine dependence. Addictive Behaviours, 74, 82 – 89.

 

Conference Presentations

Alma, L., & Yılmaz, A. E. (2016, July). Metacognitions about smoking in a Turkish Sample (Poster presentation). 37th STAR Conference, Zagreb, Crotia.

Alma, L., & Yılmaz, A. E. (2016, September). A test of metacognitive model of  smoking   dependency  in a Turkish sample (Poster presentation). The 46th European Association             of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Congress, Stockholm, Sweeden.

Alma, L., & Yılmaz, A. E. (2016, Eylül). Sigarayla ilgili Üstbilişler Ölçeği’ni (SÜBÖ) Türkçe’ye uyarlama çalışması (Sözel sunum). 19. Ulusal Psikoloji Kongresi,İzmir, Türkiye.

Alma, L., Yılmaz-Samancı, A. E., & Spada, M. M. (2017, July). The Metacognitions about Smoking As A Predictor of Smoking Use and Dependence Beyond Negative Emotions, Smoking Expectancies and Big-5 in a Turkısh Sample (Oral presentation).The 15th European Congress of Psychology, Amsterdam, Netherland.