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Dr. Habib Abdullah

Paediatric Clinical Psychologist
Biography
Biography

Dr. Habib Abdullah is a US trained and licensed Paediatric Clinical Psychologist at Al Jalila Children’s Hospital. He completed his undergraduate at the State University of New York and his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at California School of Professional Psychology.

Dr. Habib completed his clinical training at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) in their Oncology department and ran various groups as well as provided individual and family based interventions. He completed his internship in paediatric psychology in Northwestern Physician Group in Chicago, Illinois. Prior to joining AJCH, Dr. Habib completed a fellowship in paediatric psychology at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, working in various medical clinics including sleep, cardiology, obesity, diabetes, audiology, burn, pain management, headache, cystic fibrosis, high risk new born, gastrointestinal, bariatric surgery evaluations and inpatient consultation & liaison (CL) services. He also has worked in community mental health clinics as well as school counseling. Additionally, Dr. Habib has done research in paediatric pain and stigma against mental health.

Dr. Habib has a special interest in working with pain management, sleep disorders, inpatient CL services as well as working with comorbid medical and mental health diagnoses. Dr. Habib is also the board member of the International Committee for Pediatric Psychologists. 

Professional Background
2011-2016
California School of Professional Psychology (CSPP)- Los Angeles campus
2012-2013
Alhambra Unified School District, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2013-2014
Didi Hirsch Community Mental Health Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2014-2015
Children Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2015-2016
Primary Care Psychology Associates/Northwestern Physician Group, Chicago, IL, USA
2016-2017
Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Little Rock, AR, USA

Languages Spoken

Achievements Career Highlights

      Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital

Al Jaddaf - Dubai United Arab Emirates
800 AJCH (8002524)
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