Posts Tagged ‘Art Therapy’

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Palestinian Playback Theater comes to Cairo

Cultural activists put on Playback Theatre performances in Cairo, promote September ‘Freedom Bus’ ride to Palestine [Article originally published in Ahram Online] When we attend the theatre we usually expect to watch actors act out a script. However, this week in Cairo, when audience members visited theatres they told their own stories and had them […]

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Art therapy works its way through Egyptian culture

While seeking mental help can be a taboo in Egyptian society, Ahram Online talks to Egypt’s only art psychotherapist along with two art therapy practitioners to discover how art therapy manages to cross that barrier [Originally published in Ahram Online] Therapy has always made many uncomfortable. The mere thought of sitting with a stranger and […]