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Dr Désirée Saddik

Professional Description:

Consultant Lead Clinical Psychologist, Associate Fellow of British Psychological Society.


B.Psych, MPsych (Clin), MChild Psych, Post Graduate Diploma in Infant Psychopathology and Family Relations (Paris), Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (Tavistock and Portman Trust) Founder ‘The Pink Couch’ Ltd.

Dr Désirée Saddik
Consultant Clinical Psychologist
10 Harley Street
Area of work:



The Practice at 10 Harley Street, specialises in the preparation of Medico-legal and Expert Witness Court Reports in all areas of the Law including parent contact and custody cases, child neglect and abuse, child forensic psychological assessments and fitness to plead, trauma assessment including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder assessments from road traffic accidents, refugee/asylum experiences modern slavery and other general traumas.

Specialist assessments including age assessments and court reports regarding asylum or immigration issues are provided. A full range of related individual and family treatment interventions are also offered, in collaboration with Consultant Child and Adult psychiatrists, systemic therapists and other members of the multidisciplinary team. Consultation is also available including consultation and supervision to those professionals wanting to specialise in expert witness work.

The practice in Harley Street is 22 years old and emerged from the need to provide not only quality assessments and interventions to the public but also expert witness reports for children and specialist reports.

Dr Saddik, a Consultant Child, Adolescent and Family Chartered Clinical Psychologist, Associate Fellow of British Psychological Society with over 36 years of experience in Adult, Infant, Child, Adolescent and Family Assessment and Treatment currently leads one of the largest NHS child clinical psychology teams embedded within CAMHS in the UK. She has worked in this consultant capacity for over 22 years.


EMDR training. Safeguarding trainings including Modern Slavery, Forced Marriage, PREVENT, Child Trafficking, County lines training and other culture specific trainings from Local Services. DBT training. Doctorate in Clinical Psychology 2015 examining how experts arrive at an opinion for court. CYP-IAPT Management Training 2013 -14 (Anna Freud Centre and UCL) Child Psychiatry and the Law trainings, ongoing CPD.


Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society; Health Professionals Council #PYL 20828

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