Compassion Couch Psychiatry & Therapy Clinic

Welcome to Compassion Couch – Where Healing Begins.

At Compassion Couch, we understand the journey towards mental well-being as a path paved with empathy, understanding, and genuine human connection. Founded on the belief that everyone deserves access to compassionate and effective mental health care, Compassion Couch is more than just a clinic—it’s a community where individuals are empowered to seek help and find the support they need to thrive.

About Compassion Couch

At Compassion Couch, we believe in the transformative power of compassionate mental health care. Our journey began with a shared vision: to create a safe and nurturing space where individuals can embark on their path towards healing and self-discovery.

Our team of dedicated therapists is committed to providing personalized and evidence-based treatment approaches that honor the unique needs and experiences of each individual. We understand that the journey towards mental well-being is not always easy, which is why we offer unwavering support and guidance every step of the way.

Founder - Compassion Couch

Dr Muhammad Shameel Khan

Dr. Shameel Khan is a consultant psychiatrist by profession and founder of compassion couch psychiatry & therapy clinic, Karachi. he is a graduate of Dow medical college and undertook post-graduate specialization in psychiatry from England, UK. He did his specialist training in psychiatry from Cambridge and east of England deanery. he has a masters in psychodynamic psychotherapy from tavis tock and portman nhs trust/university of essex. he also holds a post-graduate diploma in group work from the institute of group analysis, UK as well as a post-graduate certificate in medical leadership from birbeck college, university of London. he is a credentialed balint group leader with the Balint society, UK, and also the chair of the balint strategy group, Pakistan. in his previous job as assistant professor at Aga Khan university, he also served as post-graduate training program director for psychiatry.

His clinical experience includes both outpatients as well as inpatient work within the diverse contextual frameworks of both the UK and Pakistan. due to his background in Psychodynamics and group work, he has a special interest in personality difficulties, treatment of resistant depression, eating disorders, and addictions. he has experience in delivering ECT and has served as part of the ECT consultant team in the UK as well as in Pakistan. he has also worked closely with oncology services at AKU, undertaking psychiatric assessments and treatment of patients suffering from Cancer. he has also co-led support groups for people with eating disorders in north London as well as piloted depression/anxiety support groups for patients at Aga Khan university hospital, Karachi, Pakistan.

Co-Founder - Compassion Couch

Dr Humera Saeed

Dr Humera Saeed is a co-founder and director of Compassion Couch Psychiatry and Therapy Clinic. An Adult and Geriatric Consultant Psychiatrist by profession, she graduated from DOW and has undertaken specialist training in psychiatry in England. She has worked in specialist units in dementia and has her primary expertise in managing mental health conditions within the elderly. Her speciality also includes mood disorders, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, substance use disorders, adult ADHD, perinatal disorders and psycho-oncology.

Dr Humera has previously worked as part of a multidisciplinary clinic at AKU to provide psychiatric treatment to patients with neurological disorders. She has experience in liaison psychiatry, including working with people diagnosed with cancer and women with pregnancy-related complications. She also has experience in delivering ECT and has served as part of an ECT Consultant team in UK as well as in Pakistan. In addition to her psychiatric work, she also had training in psychotherapy and has been active in academic teaching. She has been the director of Compassion Couch’s internship programme since its inception.

She is also a co-founder and director of the Synapse Neuroscience Institute and an accredited Balint group leader.

Meet our Team

Practitioners On Board

Dr Humera Saeed

Psychiatrist
Dr Humera Saeed is a Co-Founder & Director of Compassion Couch Psychiatry & Therapy Clinic. An Adult & Geriatric Consultant Psychiatrist by Profession.

Tue (In Person), Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, & Fri (Online)

(9AM to 2PM)

Dr M Shameel Khan

Psychiatrist
Dr. Shameel Khan is a Consultant Psychiatrist by Profession & Founder of Compassion Couch Psychiatry & Therapy Clinic, Karachi.

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, and Fri (Online)

(10AM to 3PM)

Hajrah Rahman
Hajrah Rahman

Assistant Psychologist

Mon, Wed, Fri & Sat
9 AM to 3 PM
areeba aqil
Areeba Aqeel

Assistant Psychologist

Mon to Sat
9 AM to 3 PM
Najia Khan
Najia Sabahat Khan

Assistant Psychologist

Mon to Fri
2 PM to 4 PM
syeda
Syeda Sababa Fatima

Psychologist

Mon, Wed & Fri
2 PM to 4 PM
husnain anas
Husain Anas

Reflexologist

Mon, Tue & Fri
1 PM to 4 PM
Neha Kanwal
Neha Kanwal

Psychologist

Wed & Thu
2 PM to 4 PM
madiha
Madiha Ali

Psychologist

Mon & Tue
1 PM to 4 PM
hafsa muheet
Hafsa Muheet

Occupational Therapist

Wed & Thu
9 AM to 1 PM
Sonya Jamil
Sonya Jamil

Psychologist

Wed & Thu
1 PM to 4 PM
Armeen Ismail
Armeen Afzal

Psychologist

Mon to Fri
9 AM to 4 PM
Moomal Ajaz
Moomal Ajaz

Psychologist

Fri & Sat
12 PM to 4 PM
Syed Aftab Shah
Aftab Shah

Psychologist

Thu & Fri
1 PM to 4 PM
Midhat Fatima Khan
Midhat Fatima Khan

Psychologist

Mon to Fri - Online (3 PM to 5 PM)
Sat - Online (10 AM to 1 PM)
Rabia Najeeb
Rabia Najeeb

Psychologist

Wed to Saturday (In Person)
12 PM to 4 PM
DR HANNAH
Dr Hannah Pasha

Psychiatrist

Tue (In Person) 12 PM to 3 PM
Thu (In Person) 10 AM to 1 PM
Dr Shameel Khan
Dr M Shameel Khan

Psychiatrist

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, and Fri (Online)
(10AM to 3PM)
DR HUMARIA
Dr Humera Saeed

Psychiatrist

Tue (In Person), Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, & Fri (Online)
(9AM to 2PM)

Begin Your Journey to Wellness

Ready to take the first step towards a healthier mind and happier life? Schedule your appointment with Compassion Couch today. Our compassionate therapists are here to support you every step of the way.

Internship Program

Compassion Couch Internship Program


At Compassion Couch, we are proud to offer a dynamic 6-week internship program designed for individuals passionate about mental health and seeking hands-on experience in the field. Our program is structured to provide interns with a comprehensive understanding of clinical psychology practices within a supportive and nurturing environment.

Shadowing of Sessions

Interns will have the chance to observe therapy sessions conducted by our experienced professionals. This experience offers valuable insights into therapeutic techniques and client-therapist interactions.

Field Visits

To broaden their understanding of mental health care in different settings, interns will participate in field visits to various mental health facilities and community organizations.

Lectures

A series of lectures delivered by our team of experts will cover a range of topics in psychology, therapy practices, and mental health advocacy. These sessions are designed to enrich the interns' knowledge and understanding of the field.

Direct Client-Intern Interactions

Under supervision, interns will have the opportunity to interact directly with clients during initial screenings. This hands-on experience is crucial for developing assessment and communication skills.

Testimonial

Client's Feedback & Reviews

FAQs

Frequently Ask Questions

Compassion Couch provides a comprehensive range of mental health services tailored to meet the needs of individuals, families, and groups. Our offerings include individual therapy, couples counseling, family therapy sessions, group therapy, and specialized workshops focused on mental health awareness and coping strategies. Each service is designed to support your journey towards mental wellness in a compassionate, understanding environment.

To schedule an appointment, you can contact us via phone, email, or through our website's booking system. Our administrative team will guide you through the process, helping you select the service that best fits your needs and pairing you with a suitable therapist. We strive to accommodate your schedule preferences and offer both in-person and online sessions for your convenience.

Yes, all therapists at Compassion Couch are highly qualified and experienced professionals. They hold valid licenses in their respective fields, including clinical psychology, counseling, and psychotherapy. Our team is committed to ongoing education and training to ensure that we provide the most effective, evidence-based treatment approaches.

At Compassion Couch, we uphold the strictest standards of confidentiality and privacy. All sessions are conducted in a safe, private environment, and any information shared with your therapist is protected under the laws governing patient confidentiality in Pakistan. We are committed to creating a space where you can express yourself freely, knowing your personal information is secure.

Each therapy session typically lasts between 45 to 60 minutes. The number of sessions required varies greatly depending on individual circumstances, goals, and the nature of the issues being addressed. After an initial assessment, your therapist will discuss a recommended treatment plan tailored to your specific needs. It's important to remember that mental health recovery is a process, and we're here to support you every step of the way.

Contact Us

Get In Touch With Us.

At Compassion Couch, we’re here to support you on your path to mental wellness. Whether you have questions, need more information, or are ready to schedule your first session, our team is eager to assist you.
Below are our contact details:

Location

Compassion Couch Phase 6, Bukhari Commercial Area, DHA, Karachi, Pakistan

Phone Number

0324-3242701

Email

compassioncouch@gmail.com

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