Doctor of Medicine, Medizinische Hochschule, Hannover, Germany, 1978.
Assistant Stadtische Kliniken Kinderklinik, Duisburg, Germany, 1978-1979, Knappschaftskrankenhaus Psychiatry, Bottrop, Germany, 1980-1984, Rheinische Landes-u-Hochschulklinik, Essen, Germany, 1984-1986, senior physician, 1986-1999. Head child/adolescent psychiatry Westf. Institute Hamm, 1999—2004.
Head of cap department Dieweissenau, since 2004. Teacher fellow Institute Psychoanalyse, Düsseldorf, Germany, since 1992, medical director child PA training, Germany, since 2002. Teacher fellow University Witten-Herdecke, since 2000.
Member German Association Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, German-Turkish Association Psychiatry (board directors 1996-1998), National Association Heads of Certified Public Accountant Clinics (board directors since 2002).
Married Klaus Peter Schepker, December 28, 1977. Children: Arne, Henning.