Ms. Carolyn Yaffe

Counsellor

Available Tue, Jul 2,  from 08:00 at Jumeirah - Medcare Medical Centre

20 years experience

Umm Suqeim, Dubai

Available Tue, Jul 2, from 08:00 at this clinic


Clinic Locations

Jumeirah - Medcare Medical Centre
Address

Medcare Building - Jumeirah Beach Rd - Umm Suqeim - Umm Suqeim 1 - Dubai

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Opening Hours

Open Today

Phone Number

+9718006332273

About

Ms. Carolyn Yaffe is a Counsellor and a Cognitive Behaviour Therapist in the Department of Psychology at the Medcare Medical Centre in Jumeirah. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Fine Arts from Emerson College and a Master's Degree in Social Work from Boston University’s Wheelock College of Education and Human Development in Boston. Thereafter she obtained a certification in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Assessment and Treatment of Psychological Trauma, from Boston University in Boston.
Ms. Yaffe spent the early years of her career providing counselling and crisis intervention for adolescents who required special attention due to emotional difficulties, truancy, academic failures and facing verbal and physically abusive behaviours, Initially, she worked as a Clinical Social Worker and then as a Psychotherapist across various facilities in the US. After relocating to Dubai she spent some time as a Behavioural Consultant at the Doris Duan-Young Autism Center and the Kids in Motion Paediatric Therapy Services.
She has tremendous experience administering clinical evaluations and counselling adults, children, and adolescents from culturally diverse and socio-economic backgrounds. She deals with their challenges, which involve coping with mental health disorders, substance abuse, and trauma. She facilitates groups in Dialectical Behavioural Therapy and substance abuse and uses the latest techniques available like Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Emotion-Focused Therapy, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy and Psychodynamic Therapy, and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). 
Ms Yaffe is proficient in managing depression, anxiety disorders, low self-esteem, stress-related problems, addictive behaviours, grief, trauma, personality disorders, anger-related problems, socialisation problems, ADD/ADHD, and post-traumatic stress disorder.
She speaks English fluently.

Areas of Expertise

Trauma
Depression
Anxiety disorders
Low self-esteem
Addictive behaviors
Grief
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Languages

English

Education

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Bachelor of Science

Fine Arts from the Emerson College

United States

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Masters Degree in Social Work

Boston University Wheelock College of Education and Human Development

United States

Experience

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Applied Behavior Analysis Therapist

Applied Behavior Analysis Therapy

Stepping Stones Center for Autistic Spectrum Disorders

2015 - 2015

location

Dubai, UAE

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Behavior Specialist

Behavior Therapy

Kids in Motion

2013 - 2015

location

Dubai, UAE

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Cognitive Behavioral Therapist

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Camali Clinic

2015

location

Dubai, UAE

Insurance

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Al Khazna insurance
Premium Plus
Premium
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ALICO
Gold Card
Silver Card
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NAS
General Network - GN
Comprehensive Network - CN
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Neuron
Comprehensive
Gold
General Network Plus - GN +
Euromed Platinum
Premium
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Accepted Payments

Cash

In-Person Only

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Apple Pay

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Registration & License

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MOH License

AH1196-15

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DHA License

33453844-002

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Ms. Carolyn Yaffe

Jumeirah - Medcare Medical Centre

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