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Student’s Suicide Highlights Lack of Mental-Health Services in Yemeni Universities

Amr EL-Tohamy | 17 May 2022

The suicide of a talented student at Sana’a University has drawn attention to the lack of psychiatrists and psychological support services in the war-torn country.

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Iraqi Universities’ Psychological Support Units Struggle to Meet Needs

Amr EL-Tohamy | 24 Feb 2022

Psychological support and counseling units at Iraqi universities suffer from a shortage of qualified providers and inadequate facilities.

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Lebanese University President Confronts a Difficult Reality

Amr EL-Tohamy | 10 Feb 2022

Bassam Badran, president of the Lebanese University, spoke to Al-Fanar Media about the crises facing the institution and how he’s trying to deal with them.

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Egyptian Scholar Is Honored for Cancer Research in Germany

Amr EL-Tohamy | 06 Jan 2022

The Egyptian scholar Sara Hegy Ahmed overcame depression and stereotypes about women on her journey to cancer research successes.

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Lebanese Students Find Mental Health Support Through Their Universities

Samar Kadi | 16 Nov 2021

A financial crisis and Covid-19 add to the stress in Lebanese students’ lives. Universities are responding with programmes to help them.

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Artists’ Mental Health and Drama Therapy Attract Attention at Film Festival

Mona Abu Al-Nasr | 27 Oct 2021

A panel at Egypt’s El Gouna Film Festival explored a new focus among performers, directors, and others on the psychological well-being of actors.

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Suicide Risk on Gaza Campuses Is Growing, Studies Suggest

Amr EL-Tohamy | 13 Oct 2021

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.

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Islamic University of Gaza to Offer First Psychiatry Diploma

Amr EL-Tohamy | 05 Aug 2021

War and economic deprivation threaten the mental well-being of Gaza’s two million people but there is a huge shortage of psychiatric help

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Social Anxiety Disorder Affects Many Medical Students in Sudan, Study Finds

Amr EL-Tohamy | 02 Aug 2021

In a country beset by educational disruptions, social anxiety disorder is prevalent among medical students, a new study finds.

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Beyond Scholarships: Providers Tend to Refugees’ Psychological Needs, Too

Burton Bollag | 15 Jun 2021

Organizations that offer scholarships to Syrian refugees find that psychosocial support is also needed to help them thrive.

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