Dr Quadir is a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist who works within the NHS and the private sector. Having gained her Medical degree from Bart’s and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2009, she has gone on to complete her Specialty Training in Child And Adolescent Psychiatry. Dr Quadir works with young people from the ages of 4 to 17, and has experience working with a wide range of disorders including Depression, Anxiety and Neurodevelopmental disorders such as ADHD and Autism. Her main area of expertise lies with the diagnosis and treatment of ADHD and Autism.
Dr Quadir takes a multidisciplinary approach when working with young people and their families in order to establish a holistic treatment plan. This ncludes thinking about psychological and family interventions whilst also addressing the option of medication where appropriate. Dr Quadir works in a collaborative way to ensure that young people and their families are involved in all aspects of their care, feel listened to and understood.
Dr Quadir is passionate and enthusiastic about increasing the awareness and education of mental health issues particularly amongst the youngest members of our society. She has given talks within schools to help empower young people to feel they are able to talk about their mental health. She also has a Bachelor of Science in Medical Education and is actively involved in training and educating both Medical students and `Junior doctors about Child and Adolescent Mental Health.