Author: Khadija Yusra Sanusi

“Pray About It”: A Civilian’s Fight against Mental Illness in Muslim Nigeria

Estimated Reading Time: 11One of my favourite essays was written by Jamilla Hekmoun; it is titled ‘There’s    No Such Thing as a Depressed Muslim’: Discussing Mental Health in the Muslim Community. In this thought-provoking, enlightening essay, Hekmoun demystifies the myth that devout Muslims cannot be depressed; that depression is a sign of[Read More…]