Dr. Tarig Diab

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Mental Health


Dr. Tarig is a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at Al Jalila Children’s. He completed his core training in Psychiatry in different Teaching hospitals across England, United Kingdom, where he gained membership of the Royal College of Psychiatrists. He completed his higher Specialist Training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in Sheffield Children’s Hospital, following which he gained his CCT in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry. He started as a Consultant in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in England, UK, in 2009 where he worked until joining Al Jalila Children’s in 2016. Whilst in the UK, Dr. Tarig managed both Community and Outreach/Home Treatment Child and Adolescent Mental Health teams.

He has a special interest in Family Therapy and Systemic Practice and has gained an FdA in this area during his higher Specialist Training at Sheffield. Dr. Tarig has also gained further qualification in Psycho-Social Interventions from Plymouth University, UK,in 2012.
He brings a wealth of experience from the UK to help set up a world class mental health service for children and adolescents in Dubai.

Clinics / Department

Mental Health

Professional Background
Faculty of Medicine
University of Khartoum, Sudan
Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board-General Medical Council, UK
Certificate of Completion of Training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
East Kent Hospitals University, UK
Consultant Child Psychiatrist
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Languages Spoken

English, Arabic

Achievements Career Highlights

Sheffield Children's Hospital academic achievement award - 2008


      Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital

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