Dr Az Hakeem MBBS MSc FRCPsych Consultant Psychiatrist, Adult Psychiatry and Medical Psychotherapy at 10 Harley Street, London W1 and Priory Hospital, Roehampton Service Line Lead for Psychotherapy.
Dr Az Hakeem trained in Medicine at University College London and then trained in Psychiatry at The Royal Free and then at The Tavistock & Portman Clinics. Prior to switching to full time private practice he worked in the NHS for 15 years including as a Consultant Psychiatrist at The Portman Clinic and for Camden & Islington NHS Foundation Trust.
Dr Hakeem is one of the very rare psychiatrists who is dual trained in both Psychiatry and Psychotherapy. He has trained in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (Tavistock), Forensic Psychotherapy (Portman Clinic), MBT (Anna Freud Centre) and as a Group Analyst (The Institute of Group Analysis).
He is a Fellow of The Royal College of Psychiatrists, has published extensively and is a Founder, Trustee and Professional Ambassador for The Shaw Mind Foundation which is a charity aiming to raise awareness, increase access to education and reduce stigma in relation to mental health.