Fit And SmarT
We Work With Families and Children to
Make Their Lives Better
0-14 Years 'Building Young Minds
With the 'Developing Young Minds' service, we help families with children between 0 and 14 years to solve the problems their children face in their development
'Builging Life Strategies'
With our 'Builging Life Strategies' service, we help families with teenages between the ages of 14 and 20 and solve the problems they encounter in their teenagers social and psychological development
Building Parents' Skills
With our 'Building Parents Skills' service, we support our families who are expecting a baby or having a baby with our education and counseling so that they can have attachment and peaceful parenting
With our Online Consulting Services we can support children and families wherever they are..
Building New Life Services
With our Building New Life Services, we support children and families throughout the social and psychological adaptation period when setting up a new home in a new country
With our Therapy Camps Services, our families and children can come to London and have new effective therapy adventures
Ebru ALBAYRAK (Sidar)
Ebru Albayrak is a 20 years experienced physiotherapist, sensory integration specialist, international educator and a author. She is the first physiotherapist from Turkey to be awarded the international “USC-WPS Ayres Sensory Integration Certificate'' accreditation. She is the author of four best-selling books in Turkey (Duyu’lmak İstiyorum, Duyusal Beyin 1, Duyusal Beyin 2, Duyusal Beyin 3) and founding director of Duyusal Akademi, an international sensory integration clinic with centers in Istanbul and London. Albayrak, currently lives in London. While living in Turkey, she served for many years as Lecturer in the Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy departments of two leading universities, offering courses in sensory integration. In her quest to increase social awareness of Sensory Integration in the fields of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, she gave faculty trainings in the Departments of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Pediatrics and in medical schools of Cerrahpaşa, Çapa, Ankara, Erciyes and Çukurova Universities where she also conducted joint studies.
Her article titled 'Sensory Integration Therapy', the first academic publication written on sensory integration in Turkey, was published in the “Turkiye Klinikleri Journal of Child Psychiatry” (2017). She completed her undergraduate education at Istanbul University, Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation, and her Sensory Integration Therapy (‘Ayres Sensory Integration Therapy’) training at the University of Southern California in the USA. She also holds the "Sensory Integration and Praxis Test" certificate. In addition to her academic studies, she attended trainings and collaborated with researchers in different countries such as England, Austria, South Africa and Jordan. Sidar was an observer at The Koomar Center clinic in the USA in 2012 and 2013. She offers therapy to children in need of support in the UK and Turkey through Duyusal Akademi, the first and only international sensory integration center in Istanbul, Turkey, and the "Fit and Smart Kids London" clinic in London. Within the scope of her scientific studies, she gives seminars to professionals working with children, teachers and educators in schools in England and Turkey in order to provide solutions with the right interventions. At the same time, as the founder of the MEfirST Clinic, which is established to solve the sensory integration problems experienced in adults in Turkey, she offers multidisciplinary and holistic support to adults while giving sensory integration trainings to corporations in order to increase productivity.