Dr Shaju George

Designation:Specialist, Psychiatry

Dr. Shaju George has completed his Bachelors in Medicine and Surgery from Calicut University, India; DPM & MD from Kerala University and Aviation Medicine from Flying Medicine, United Kingdom. In addition to his MD from India, he is a specialist Aero medical examiner in Aviation psychiatry with certification from Flying medicine, UK and accreditation from GCAA, UAE.

Dr. Shaju’s clinical experience spans 18 years in Psychiatry. He has obtained his specializations in Psychiatry from prestigious medical colleges in India. He is experienced in offering both outpatient and inpatient services for behaviorally ill clients.

Dr. Shaju is a fellow in Indian Psychiatric society. He is associated with various corporate like Emirates airlines, RTA, Arabtec, Dulsco, Empost, Al Naboodha, Al Ghurair to cater their mental health needs.

Dr. Shaju’s areas of his expertise are Mood disorders especially Depression, Anxiety disorders like Panic disorder, Stress related issues, Sleep problems, OCD, Psychotic disorders, Sexual problems, Women and Child mental health issues.

Dr. Shaju’s also has special interest in Pharmacological management, CBT (Cognitive Behavior Therapy), ERP (Exposure and Response Prevention), Psychotherapy, Hypnosis, Aversion Therapy, ECT (Electro Convulsive Therapy), OCD (Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder), De-addiction, Child Guidance, Family, Marital & Couple Counselling and Suicide Prevention.

Dr. Shaju was instrumental in conceptualizing and implementing school health program - CARE (Child & Adolescent Resource Enhancement). He is a regular speaker at various national and international professional and public fora. He regularly conducts workshops on various topics related to mental health. He is very active in mass media communication programs on mental health including, print media, radio & T.V channels and social networks. He is the founder of first ever social network group for mental health professionals in UAE- ‘Beautiful Minds’.

Dr. Shaju speaks English, Malayalam, Tamil and Hindi