Studies show a high rate of suicidal behavior among students at Gaza’s universities, where mental health services remain scarce despite efforts to improve them.
War and economic deprivation threaten the mental well-being of Gaza’s two million people but there is a huge shortage of psychiatric help
In a country beset by educational disruptions, social anxiety disorder is prevalent among medical students, a new study finds.
Organizations that offer scholarships to Syrian refugees find that psychosocial support is also needed to help them thrive.
Recognition of teachers as professionals is crucial to education reform, says Ahoud Alasfour, president of the Gulf Comparative Education Society.
The university, in the Emirates, wanted students to have some semblance of a normal cap-and-gown experience after a challenging school year.
Several of Egypt’s universities have set up special clinics to help women who have suffered violence, on campuses and beyond.
Art helped Zaahirah Muthy get through challenging times in her own life. She launched a series of art therapy workshops in Dubai to help other women do the same.
Quarantining in their rooms, some students struggle with boredom and increased levels of anxiety. For others, there’s still a sense of community from living in student housing.
Digital technologies can help overcome stigmas about mental health issues and improve access to care, but challenges for researchers remain, three scientists in Qatar argue.