Maudsley Health - Adult Services
In 2017, Maudsley Health, Abu Dhabi, began providing mental health services for adults.
In 2017, mental health services for adults opened, this service will operate a similar model to that of the CAMHS service, experienced staff based in Abu Dhabi, again supplemented by senior clinicians from the Maudsley Hospital in London.
The team consists of a multi-disciplinary team of experienced professionals including clinical psychologists, nurses and psychiatrists, using the pathways, protocols and outcome measures from the Maudsley.
The local team has the necessary expertise and experience to treat the vast majority of patients presenting with a broad range of mental health disorders including depression, anxiety, relationship problems, bipolar disorder, alcohol and addiction problems, psychosis, autism and personality disorder.
Like CAMHS, the locally based team in Abu Dhabi is supported by World Leading Academics and Clinicians based in London. There are regular visits from experts from the UK who see patients for second opinions and take part in training and education programs in Abu Dhabi and the UAE.
The local team supported by visiting specialists offer an extensive range of cutting edge, evidence based treatments, often developed and researched on at the Maudsley such as the New Maudsley model for eating disorders which is the most established and successful treatment regime for eating disorder.
The visiting experts include;
Affective Disorders (depression and bipolar disorder).
Professor Allan Young
Mood Anxiety and Personality Clinical and Academic Group CAG
Addictions (alcohol and illicit drugs).
Dr Emily Finch
Dr Fiona Gaughran
National Psychosis Unit
Professor Tom Fahy
Behavioural and Developmental CAG
201 - 205 Al-Montazah Tower
PO Box: 41763
Tel: +971 2666 2655
Fax: +971 2666 2654
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