N. Simay Gökbayrak, PhD

Dr. N. Simay Gökbayrak is a licensed clinical psychologist. Her private practice is based in New York City. She provides clinical consulting, teletherapy to adults in California and New York, and is engaged in research. Her interests include science-informed therapies for a variety of mental health challenges, motivation and behavior change science, men’s mental health, and the intersection between mental and physical health.


  • University of Rhode Island, PhD
  • New York University, BA


  • Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Professional Accomplishments

  • Advanced postdoctoral fellow in schizophrenia research, San Francisco VA Healthcare System
  • Postdoctoral clinical fellow, mental health service, San Francisco VA Healthcare System