Dra. Meriem Khatib Ait Abderrahim

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A proficient and empathetic psychiatrist, possessing substantial knowledge in the field of mental health and a solid foundation in diagnosis, treatment, and patient care. Exhibits exemplary proficiency in delivering culturally sensitive healthcare to diverse communities. Proficient in English, French, and Catalan languages. A well-traveled expert with a broad perspective, having resided in various countries.


Current Job Position: Psychiatrist working for CrossCultural Psychiatry Department, at Hospital de la Vall d 'Hebron ( from 02 May 2023- till present)
Previous Positions:
CAHMS Manresa from December 2022 to April 2023 ( Managing refugee program, Child Protective Services Liaison as well as Non-accompanied migrant minors program)
Psychiatrist at URPI Manresa from October 2021 to November 2022
Infant Juvenile Day Hospital from April 2021 to November 2022.
CSMIJ from June 2020 to April 2021
Academic Education
2008-2014 Bachelor's Degree in Medicine and Surgery. Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (Barcelona)
2016-2020 Internal Medical Resident in Psychiatry and Mental Health, at UDM Mental Health Fundació Althaia Xarxa.
Additional Training
· Forcibly displaced people and mental health: basic knowledge and skills for psychiatrists/mental health workers (EPA 2018 Course)
· Early Recognition and Management of Suicide. (WPA 2018 Course)
· Cultural competence in mental health and addictions (Vall D'hebron Hospital 2018)
· Neuropsychiatry workshop (Maudsley forum 2018)
· Cannabis and psychosis (Maudsley forum 2018)
· 6th Maudsley Mediterranean Forum 2019.
· The Disorders of the high-functioning autism spectrum. An evolutionary perspective (Xarxa assistencial althaia, H. Parc Tauli. June 2018)
· Master Psychopharmacology 2018-2020, Neuroscience Education Institute, USA
· Master's Degree in Updating Psychiatric Treatments in Minors. CEU Cardenal Herrerra University 2019-2020
· Online Course, March 2020, Clinical Approach to Adolescents with Conduct Disorder. Fundación psiformación.
· Online Course, May 2020: Diagnosis and Treatment of Psychomotor Agitation. Fundación psi formación.
· Intervention in Autism Spectrum Disorder in Childhood and Adolescence. Virtual Campus of Hospital Sant Joan de Déu Barcelona from November 17 to December 22, 2020
· Own Title: Course in Specialization in Neurodevelopmental and Infant-Juvenile Behavior Disorders. June 2021. UAB
· ADOS Training. January 2022.
· STEPS Barnahus Project Training Program, Course on Child Sexual Victimization. October 1, 2022
· Training Institute for Suicide Assessment & Clinical Interviewing (TISA). Chronological Assessment of Suicide Events (the CASE Approach). Online October 2022. Shawn Christopher Shea, M.D.
· EMDR Traning 1st Level, Barcelona July 2023
Medical Resident in Psychiatry and Mental Health
UDM Mental Health Foundation Althaia Xarxa
Dates: 2016 - 2020
Degree in Medicine and Surgery
International University of Catalonia (Barcelona)
Dates: 2008 - 2014
Meriem Khatib Ait Abderrahim


General Hospital


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