Welcome to Ebdaah

Ebdaah is a multi-disciplinary consultancy providing hands-on specialist support to governments, key stakeholders, organisations and corporates to support and drive opportunities for people with disabilities across the UAE and beyond. Our passion is to continually raise the bar of special needs and disability provision across the Gulf Region.

UMM AL QUWAIN: A year ago, Sheikh Hamad bin Abdulaziz Al Mualla went public about his struggle with dyslexia in an article in The National. Now, the 29-year-old has decided to set up a clinic to...
Psychologists confirm that student stress levels are on the rise during exam months, and it’s not something to be ignored
August 21, 2014
Report from Gulf News 14 July 2014 Parents of children with special needs share challenges they...
August 21, 2014
Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of the Dubai Executive Council, H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin...

The Team

Paul Conrathe

Founder of schools for pupils with
Autism Spectrum Disorders

Andrew Westerman

Director of Education and Training
Formerly with the UK Government's
Training and Development Agency

Madeleine Portwood

Director of Clinical Services

Bronwen Brauteseth

Inclusion Support Consultant