Pediatric Neurologist UAE

I am coming faceebook live for question and answer.I aim to use my platform to bring awareness and be your information repository for everything related to child neurology, development and behavior.Don’t Miss! Our Facebook Live ,30 Minutes with Dr. Arif.

Autism Clinic in Dubai

Dear Parents, Another engaging and educational 30 minutes with Dr. Arif.

Pls type in your questions in the comments about Autism, ADHD, Child Behaviour, Epilepsy and other Neurological conditions.

Informative discussion about Autism, Epilepsy

UAE for another exciting and informative discussion about Autism, Epilepsy, Child Behaviour, Sleep patterns, and Milestones.

What controls our sleep?

This initiative is being made possible with your support, If you know someone who might have questions about autism, ADHD, epilepsy child milestones, child behavior
Pls tag them and kindly join us on our Facebook page.

Are infrared thermometers harmful to kids ?

Dear Parents, Today I want to address a recent rumor that has been emerging in relation to infrared thermometers and their safety.

Please watch the full video and let me know your thoughts in the comments below

Epilepsy, Cerebral Palsy, and other neurological disorders

Do you have questions about autism, ADHD, down syndrome, Epilepsy, Cerebral Palsy and other neurological disorders?

Why a child with autism doesn’t follow your instructions?

Do you know there’s an easy why a child with autism doesn’t follow your instructions and you can remember those appropriate questions by remembering the mnemomic “(#) Hash Succeed”.

Wonder Treatments for AUtism

As a parent of a child diagnosed with Autism, I’m sure you have come across miracle cures that are too good to be true?

Please watch the full webinar that I conducted with Sedra about Miracle Cures and Wonder Treatments for Autism

I have covered History of Autism, also given an overview of behavioral therapies and Non-evidence based interventions and fake miracle cures in Autism

Do you want to know the History of Autism

Dear Parents, Do you want to know the History of Autism? Please watch Part 1 of my recent webinar with SEDRA about ‘Fake’ miracle cures and wonder treatments for Autism, Down Syndrome & other Disabilities.

Epilepsy, and child neurological behavior

Answer the questions regarding Pediatric Neurology- Autism, ADHD, child neurological behaviour, Epilepsy and Seizures Treatment.


I saw people watching an autistic child exhibit tantrums and erratic behavior in a mall last week. I even heard them talking.
Why can’t their parents control them’. ‘ This is unacceptable in a public place’. ‘I wouldn’t have tolerated this’
I don’t blame them. Certainly, these behaviors would stand out.
Here is a short message to them just to appreciate what that child was going through.

PS. Dear Parents, How do you think we can spread awareness and fight this stigma on Autism and Unsocial Behavior?

Autism Doctor in Dubai

Dr. Gavin Malcolm Spence, Consultant Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon with Dr. Arif Khan, Consultant Pediatric Neurologist & Founder of Neuropedia Dubai shall be delivering an insightful live session on Celebral Palsy in Children

Child Development

Do you have questions related to Child Development? Autism, Epilepsy and Neurological Disorders?

Autism Beyond Behaviour

Join us tonight as I talked about Autism Beyond Behaviour.

Child Neurology

Join us for another episode of 30 Minutes with Dr Arif.Please type in your questions related to Autism, Epilepsy, Child Behaviour and Child Neurology

Should parents Opt for Distance Learning?

Should parents opt for distance learning and stay safe from the virus?
or should we encourage going back to school?

What about children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, learning difficulties…?! What option is best for them?!

Pediatric Neurological Related Queries.

30 minutes with Dr. Arif-Pediatric Neurologist UAE, builds awareness on Autism, Epilepsy and Pediatric Neurological Related Queries.

Join our private Facebook group – Autism & Epilepsy Meeting Room –


Submit your questions regrading Autism, Epilepsy and everything related to Child Neurology.

The Crossroads with Dr. Arif

Hi everyone, We’re launching a new pilot series called “At the Crossroads with Dr. Arif”.

This online show series features guest experts providing parenting, wellness and medical health advice. It will guide parents through their daily parent-child challenges, emotional well-being and purposeful relationship with their child.

Speech Therapist – Cíntia Bonfante Pereira.

At The Crossroads with Dr. Arif Featuring Cíntia Bonfante Pereira.

Cíntia is a speech therapist working with children who have down syndrome and specialize in swallowing disorders, ABA and Denver Therapy, PROMPT level 2(articulation therapy), BOBATH Method.

Cíntia Bonfante Pereira is a speech therapist in Caxias do Sul, Brazil,

At The Crossroads proudly presents our very first guest from Brazil!

Cíntia Bonfante Pereira is a speech therapist in Caxias do Sul, Brazil, and frequently works with children who have speech delays because of Down syndrome. She adores her patients, so on the day she married José Vitor Flach, he found a beautiful way to include them in the ceremony!

The Crossroads with Dr. Arif Featuring Dr. Hanan Selim

Join us on a crossroads moment with one of my special guest who is an award winning international speaker and author and Founder and CEO of Healology which is no other than Dr. Hanan Selim.

Epilepsy and Sleep, Speech Delay, Signs and Symptoms of ADHD, and Autism.

We discussed about Epilepsy and Sleep, Speech Delay, Signs and Symptoms of ADHD, and Autism.

If you enjoy this episode please help us spread the word this way we can reach more people and make impact along the way

The Crossroads with Dr. Arif featuring Maya AlHawary

Maya AlHawary @mayaalhawary the UAE’s 1st Phd Scholar in Emotional Intelligence & Leadership, TedX Speaker, Chairwoman of the Board of Governors & Director of Planning in Dubai Carmel School, Social Media Influencer, Mental Health and Wellness advocate.

– We’ll be discussing how parent can nurture their child through Emotional Intelligence.

– How to navigate increasing complexity and stress in parenting and foster positive, healthy relationships with their child.

– Importance of being aware in our emotions as a parent, setting limits and challenging our child the right way to be the change makers of the future.


In this video we discussed all about ADHD, TICS, and Parents Handling Their Child’s Screen Time.