Dr. Waleed Ahmed

Consultant Psychiatrist

Priory Wellbeing Centre

Dr Waleed Ahmed is a consultant psychiatrist, with 18 years’ experience in the UK. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatrists. He previously worked as a visiting consultant at Priory’s specialist eating disorder unit in Glasgow, UK. He is a qualified Forensic Psychiatrist and Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist and has worked at Priory's low secure unit in Ayr, Scotland and at the regional NHS inpatient adolescent psychiatric unit in Glasgow, Scotland. Till recently, he had held post as a medical member at the Mental Health Tribunal of Scotland. Currently, Dr Waleed is based in Abu Dhabi, licensed with the Department of Health and Dubai Health Authority. He sees children, adolescents and adults at the Priory Wellbeing Centre in Abu Dhabi for a variety of mental health conditions.

SPEAKER SESSIONS

Wellbeing Space

16 November 2022 | 12:20 - 12:40 | English | Social Media and Mental Wellbeing

This talk explores the available evidence in the debate about the role of social media on mental well being