Clinical Psychologist
DR AIDA SUHAIMI, Best Clinical Psychologist in Dubai
Clinical Psychologist
Languages Spoken
  • en
  • ms
Years of Experience
  • 12

With a robust career spanning over a decade, Dr. Aida Suhaimi is a Clinical Psychologist licensed by DHA who deeply cherishes her job and is committed to steering individuals toward unleashing their full potential. Trained and experienced in working with children, adolescents, and adults, her professional backdrop spans community mental health clinics, schools, hospitals, and mental health institutions.

Providing in-depth psychological evaluations for both children and adults, Dr. Aida is proficient in administering psycho-educational assessments, including IQ testing, emotional and behavioral difficulties, achievement abilities, and adaptive functioning. This extends to her capability in providing neuropsychological evaluations, incorporating evaluation of cognitive abilities, executive functioning, and memory, as well as personality profiling.

Dr. Aida’s counseling methodology hinges on evidence-based practices targeting a spectrum of mental health disorders and issues, covering depression, anxiety, OCD, panic, specific phobia, post-natal depression, stress, adjustment disorder, and low self-worth among others. Recognizing each individual’s distinct challenges and valuing each person’s individuality, she customizes her treatment approach according to their strengths and vulnerabilities. She adeptly integrates evidence-based techniques including but not mandatorily restricted to Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, and a person-centered approach.

Further consolidating her contributions, Dr. Aida aims to foster a consonance between physical health and mental health through a comprehensive, balanced approach to holistic well-being. She aids individuals in managing the multitudinous challenges accompanying physical health issues such as chronic pain, chronic conditions, diabetes, obesity, recovery from injury, and other significant health events.

  • PhD in Psychological - Medicine University Putra Malaysia
  • Master of Psychology (Clinical Psychology) - University of Tasmania, Australia
  • Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) - University of Adelaide, Australia
  • Western Australian University Foundation Program (WAUFP) - Canning College, Perth, Australia
  • Certified Trainer Optimal Health Wellbeing, St Vincent, Melbourne Hospital
  • Certified Facilitator Optimal Health Wellbeing, St Vincent Melbourne Hospital
  • Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (MSCP)
  • Australian Psychological Society
  • Association of Contextual Behavioural Science
  • Dubai Health Authority Registration no.: 23848515
  • Malaysian Allied Health Professional Council Registration MAHPC Registration No. MAHPC(CP)00003

She Has Expertise In Diagnosing And Treating:

  • Psychological assessments Children/Adolescents
    Psychoeducational assessments
    IQ test
    Achievement abilities
    Adaptive functioning
    Emotional and behavioural difficulties
  • Psychological assessments Adult/Older Adult
    Neuropsychological assessments (such as cognitive abilities, attention, executive functioning, memory)
    Adaptive Functioning
    Fit to work
  • Psychotherapy Population
    Specific Phobia
    Emotional and behavioural difficulties
    Adjustment disorder
  • Special interest in areas of health
    post-natal depression
    chronic pain