TOPIC mental health
Mental health and coronavirus: Negotiating isolation and fear
Mostafa Mohie | “The second wave of coronavirus casualties will be primarily psychological."
Distraction and narcissism in confinement: Q&A with Stephen Frosh
Salah El Oweidy | "That’s the danger of all this material, I think we need more time alone with our thoughts."
COVID 19 and mental health: A Q&A with psychiatrist Mostafa Hussein
Yasmin El-Rifae | We call it “social isolation,” but we should actually think of it as “physical” isolation only.
There are addicts in socialist utopias: In search of a language for psychic suffering
Naira Antoun | The closing essay to our mental health series, "Neither pathologization nor romanticization"
Toward fixing my world
Dalia Selim | When anxiety and fear of the unknown meets homophobia
Born to be unplugged: On exposure to nature and the mental health of children
Maha T. Khalil | Is there a connection between children's behavior and their exposure to natural environments?
Regardless of a pair of perfectly intact lungs
Engy Ashraf | As part of our series on mental health, “Neither pathologization nor romanticization”
Images from Abbasseya Hospital raise concerns about maltreatment and patient privacy
Omar Said | As the Health Ministry suspends the hospital manager, staff refute claims of maltreatment
Even the finest of warriors
Rana Gaber | I keep on telling myself: Even the finest of warriors get exhausted and let their guard down
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Abdelrahman ElGendy
Depersonalization-derealization disorder
In prison, there is a continuous and systematic destruction of feelings.
Mostafa Hussein
Psychiatry, politics and propaganda
I get irritated when I see psychiatrists, some of whom taught me the profession, using the stigma of
Sally Toma
My survivor’s guilt: Coping with the trauma of loss
I first met Mina Danial in Tahrir Square, following the bloody events of the Battle of the Camel.  
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Police officer convicted of raping mentally ill woman sentenced to life
Imbaba policeman accused of raping mentally ill woman now facing trial