Sarah Khair

Pediatric & Adult Clinical Psychologist

Years of
Experience

20

Languages
Spoken

AR, EN

2020 – 2022
Human Relations Institute & Clinics Dubai- UAE
Clinical Psychologist

2018 – 2019
Al Amal Psychiatric hospital, Dubai, UAE
Clinical Psychologist

2015 – 2019
Dubai Modern Education School, Dubai, UAE
Special Education Teacher

2010 – 2014
University of Khartoum – Psychology Department
Research Assistant

2005 – 2009
Saudi Embassy – Representative Medical Office, Boston, USA
Medical Interpreter

2002 – 2004
Taiba Medical Resorts for Neuropsychiatric Patients, Saudi Arabia
Senior Psychologist

2019
United Arab Emirates University
Master of Science in Clinical Psychology

2016
Ministry of Social Affairs – UAE & United Kingdom
Advanced Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care

2012
University of Sharjah
Professional Diploma in Family Counseling

1999
University of Khartoum
B.A with Honor in Psychology

Doctor's Bio

Sarah Khair is a highly skilled psychologist with over 20 years of experience. She is a licensed clinical psychologist and holds a master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from the United Arab Emirates University.

Throughout her career, Sarah has worked at several prestigious medical centers in the USA, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, and the UAE, where she worked with patients from different backgrounds and cultures. This has contributed to her experience and to gain a better understanding of the social and behavioral standards of different regions.

Sarah has a special interest in working with children and adolescents in the field of inclusion and special education, developing and implementing intervention plans for Autism, ADHD, learning difficulties, and developmental delay. Moreover, she worked with patients from different backgrounds and cultures across several geographies. She can help adult patients with mood disorders, depression and anxiety disorders, OCD, PTSD, Neurodevelopmental disorders and personality disorders.

Sarah’s approach in therapy is an integrative therapeutic method with a focus on cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavior therapy (DPT). She believes that the key to successfully achieving the clients’ goals and wellbeing is by having an effective therapeutic relationship built on empathy, acceptance, and compassion.

Sarah works with children, adolescents and adults. She is fluent in English and Arabic.

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