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About us

Maudsley Health (UAE)

About us

Maudsley Health (UAE)

About us

Maudsley Health (UAE)

About us

Maudsley Health (UAE)

Maudsley Health is a joint venture between South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and the local United Arab Emirates (UAE) partner, MACANI.

This collaboration began in 2013 with a child and adolescent mental health service (CAMHS) opening in Abu Dhabi in 2015 followed by Adult Mental Health Services in 2017. In 2018, Maudsley Health began providing services in Dubai in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Prevention.

You can find out more about our service including careers, how to contact us and making a referral, by visiting www.maudsleyhealth.com. You can also follow us on TwitterInstagram and Facebook.

Abu Dhabi

The services provided are comprehensive and include particular strengths in eating disorders and neurodevelopmental disorders. Access to specialist services at the Maudsley in the UK is also facilitated if necessary. The services provided in Abu Dhabi are:

  • Child and adolescent mental health
  • Eating disorders
  • Adult mental health, including couples therapy and dialectic behaviour therapy

Dubai

In Dubai, Maudsley Health works in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) to support the development of the Al Amal Psychiatric Hospital in Dubai, the largest psychiatric hospital in the region and MOHAP’s only hospital dedicated to mental health provision. The hospital has JCI Accreditation and is structured into clinical academic groups (CAGs) which bring together people who have expertise with a specific patient group, to deliver specialist services. The following CAGs are in place at the Al Amal Psychiatric Hospital:

  • Child and adolescent mental health
  • Adult mental health
  • Mental health of old age
  • Learning disability
  • Addictions
  • Forensic

Research

Maudsley Health is committed to continuing Henry Maudsley’s vision of translating cutting edge research directly into clinical practice. The service in the UAE is supported in this vision by being research active locally and by having additional experts from London visit the UAE. Teaching and training is delivered, in both Abu Dhabi and Dubai.