Dr Al-Khalaf has considerable experience gained in all branches of psychiatry. He has taken on a number of research projects particularly in depression and organic psychiatry, and is considered a specialist in psychiatry in general, but also in older adults, particularly issues relating to mental capacity.
He has provided numerous reports over the years on issues related to stress and post-traumatic stress disorder, the psychological impact that could result from traumas in general, conversation and second opinion related to mental capacity assessments, particularly complex road traffic accidents, employment problems, retirement and the long term impact of psychological trauma on functionality. He has appeared in courts representing both claimant and defendants.
Areas of Expertise
- Mental Health Problems
- Drug Addiction
- Road Traffic Accidents
- Personality Difficulties
- Geriatric Psychiatry
Courts or Tribunals: Adoption or Foster Care, Clinical Negligence, Criminal and Offending, Employment, Family Court, Immigration and Asylum, Mental Health Tribunals, Occupational Health, Personal Injury, Psychiatric Assessment
Age groups: Adult, Older Adult
Psychological Specialisms: Adult Mental Health Problems, Anger and Violence, Parental Alienation, Parenting Problems, Personality Disorder, Relationships Difficulites, Sexual Offending, Substance Misuse, Trauma and PTSD