Dr. Najah Ibrahim Al Sayegh

Nationality:

Emirati

Bio:

Dr. Najah Alsayegh holds a PhD of Philosophy in Education, specializing in Mental Health from Ain Shams University in Cairo. Having more than 30 years of experience, she began her career at Al Amal Hospital in Dubai. As she then joined The Family Development Foundation in Abu Dhabi “Shawer Program” as a Lecturer and Consultant. She also established her private clinic “The International Center for Consultation, Communication and Training” in Dubai, where she provided consulting services.

She is experienced in the diagnosis and management of different psychiatric disorders with a special interest in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) for Children and Teenagers, programs for Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) children, and providing treatments for addition.

 

She was a Member of the Emirates Psychologists Association and the Egyptian Association of Psychologists. She participated in a number of workshops such as Hyperactivity Accompanied by Attention Deficit in 2018, a counseling program for mothers of children with hyperactivity accompanied by attentions-deficit and a counseling program for teachers of children with hyperactivity accompanied by distraction.

ABOUT THE DOCTOR

Special interests & experiences

  • Psychological and social consultancies
  • ABA programs for Children and Teenagers
  • Programs for ADHD children
  • Proper diagnosis through implementing psychological tests
  • Treatment for addiction
  • ABA treatment
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Professional Memberships

  • Member of the Emirates Psychologists Association
  • Member of the Egyptian Association of Psychologists
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Professional Licenses

  • Community Development Authority (Psychologist)
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Languages Spoken:

  • Arabic
  • English
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Education:

2006PhD of Philosophy in Education, specializing in Mental Health, from the College of Education, University of Ain Shams

2002Master’s degree in Education, specializing in Mental Health, from the College of Education, Ain Shams University

1998A special Diploma in Education, specializing in Mental Health, from the College of Education, Ain Shams University

1996Professional Diploma in Education, specializing in Psychological Counseling, from the College of Education, Ain Shams University

1987Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, specializing in Psychology/Education, Al Ain University

Experience:

2020- currentMental Health Consultant , ZIA Medical Centre, Dubai

1988-2013Psychologist (medical technician – consultant B) at Al-Amal Hospital in Dubai

2007 – 2019Consultant at the International Center for Consultation, Communication and Training

2011-2019Consultant at the Family Development Foundation in Abu Dhabi (Shawer Program)

2016-2019Lecturer at the Family Development Foundation