“I have been working as a doctor for 14 years, and as a psychiatrist for 10 years. The way I practice psychiatry is using an integrative model including the mind, body and spirit.
My mission is to provide integrative mental health assessments and treatment plans for the whole child or young person, and their families”.
Dr Fareeha Amber Sadiq is a British Board Certified Consultant Child and Family Psychiatrist and recognized expert in the field of Mental Health. Over the past ten years, she has provided clinical assessment, management and support to children, young people, parents and families across the developmental ages.
Dr Amber’s areas of specialist expertise include the Assessment and Treatment of:
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Mood and Anxiety Disorders
Parenting and Couple Interventions
Over the past three years, she has led on setting up, developing and innovative Child, Adolescent and Adult Mental Health Services (CAMHS) services which are integrated, multi-disciplinary and offer a personalised approach.
As an integrative psychiatrist, her focus is on assessing and managing young people and families to find ways of improving their mental, physical and spiritual health. Dr Amber firmly believes that people require a personalised approach to mental health treatment which takes into account their needs, strengths and contexts.
Dr Amber is passionate about raising awareness on integrative mental health and functional medicine approaches to treating disorders.
Dr Amber also regularly trains other professionals and presents at national and international conferences on a variety of mental health issues in the UK, and Middle East.
Born and raised in the United Kingdom, Dr Amber holds her medical degree from University of Glasgow, and Specialist Training in Psychiatry from the Royal Free Hospital Rotation, and Tavistock Clinic. She has a Certificate in Completion Training (CCT) and is on the Specialist Register in the UK as a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist. With a diploma in Systemic Psychotherapy, she integrates a whole system approach to her work with her patients.