Specialist Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
Specialist Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist
Languages Spoken
  • en
  • ar
Years of Experience
  • 45

Dr Hadi worked as a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist and Clinical Director for CAMHS in Buckinghamshire for twenty years having completed his specialist higher training in Child and Adolescent psychiatry in NHS Bath and Swindon. He graduated in medicine from Baghdad University. He has a wealth of experience assessing and treating children and young people with mental health problems. He uses a variety of therapeutic modules including cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), systemic family therapy and individual therapy. With over twenty-five years of experience as a Consultant, Dr Hadi has developed an expertise in the appropriate use of medications for ADHD, anxiety, OCD, depression, psychosis, bipolar illness, tic disorders and sleep difficulties. 

He has a special interest in behaviour disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), depression, anxiety and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). 

Working closely with teachers, school counsellors, pediatricians, psychiatrists, family doctors and other professional teams is an important part of Dr Hadi’s clinical work. Dr Hadi is passionate about his clinical work and always putting the best interests of the young people and their families first. His aspiration is to offer quality care by listening to and engaging his patients to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Previous positions:

  • Consultant and Clinical Director, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
  • Senior Registrar, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in Bath and Swindon, United Kingdom
  • Registrar, General Psychiatry including Child Psychiatry in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
  • Registrar, General Psychiatry including Child Psychiatry in Wales, United Kingdom
  • Senior House Officer, General Psychiatry in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
  • Medical Practitioner, Baghdad, Iraq
  • MBChB, Baghdad University, Iraq
  • MSc, London University, United Kingdom
  • MRCPsych, Royal College of Psychiatrists, United Kingdom
  • FRCPsych, Royal College of Psychiatrists, United Kingdom
  • Dubai Healthcare City Authority Regulatory (DHCR)

He Has Expertise In Diagnosing And Treating:

  • Anxiety Disorders (Phobias, Panic Disorder, Generalized Anxiety Disorder)
  • Mood Disorders
  • Childhood-onset Disorders (ADHD, Dyslexia, Intellectual Disability, Autism, Enuresis, Tics)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Behavioural Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder (Manic Depression)
  • Depression
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Acute and Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Self Harm
  • Psychotic Disorders and Schizophrenia
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Addictive Disorders (Dependence on nicotine, alcohol, cannabis, other substances of abuse)
  • Cognitive Disorders (Dementia, Delirium)