Dr Nasim Heidari

Dr Nasim Heidari enjoys working with young people and their families and strongly believes where there is hope, curiosity, efficient communication and collaboration, best outcomes are achievable. She trained at the Princess Alexandra, Logan and the Children’s Queensland Hospitals and CYMHS (Child and Youth Mental Health Services) clinics for five years helping young people with a variety of mental health problems and supporting their families and carers.

Dr Heidari has been working with Metro South CYMHS as a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist since 2017.

Qualifications

BSc, MD, FRANZCP, Cert C&A Psych, MHS

Consulting Days

Mondays 9:00am – 2:00pm

Alternate Wednesdays 9:00am – 5:00pm

Thursdays 3:00pm – 8:00pm

Saturdays 8:00am – 1:30pm

Special Interests

Mood disorders, anxiety disorders, early psychosis, eating disorders, ASD, ADHD, substance use problems in youth, prenatal psychiatry.

Treatments: Psycho-therapeutic modalities including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Family Therapy, motivational interviewing,Mentalisation Based Therapy (MBT), Interpersonal Psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy where needed.

Referral Required

GP referral (12 months or indefinite) or specialist referral (3 months)