Dilek studied psychology in Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences. She got her masters degree from Ankara University School of Medicine. She got training on psychotherapy, hypnosis, psychodrama, substance addiction and on various neuropsychological assessments.
She practiced as a clinical psychologist in Ayvalık State, Afyon Kocatepe University, Aegean University, and Acıbadem Hospitals.
She worked as the director of Research and Application Center for Juvenile Studies in Aydın Adnan Menderes University.
She worked extensively on couples therapy in Istanbul Marriage Therapies Institute.
She worked at Canyon Ranch Kaplankaya Life Management department.
She has been a valued member of Maksimum Yaşam since its opening in 2017.