Farah holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from City, University of London. Her degree is science-based which gave her extensive insight into the world of Biopsychology. She received training in El Rakhawy hospital for mental health as well as 57357 Children’s cancer hospital psychology department. She also worked in the rehabilitation unit in Kasr Al Ainy psychiatry for 2 years. She currently works as a clinical psychologist in Doctors without Borders (MSF).
Farah has experience in working with adults, adolescents and families in settings of both individual and group therapy. She has experience working with substance use, depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder and self-esteem.
Farah uses approaches such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Narrative Exposure Therapy and Eye Movement Desensitization in treatment, but she incorporates an integrative approach in therapy, considering individual differences and tailoring the therapy approach to fit the needs of each client. She believes that this approach respects the unique need of each client.