What Arab Parents Can Learn from ’13 Reasons Why’

What Arab Parents Can Learn from ’13 Reasons Why’

by Marwa Saadawi — Licensed Child Therapist

  As our society in the Arab world slowly and quietly begins to whisper about mental health illness, the latest Netflix show, 13 Reasons Why, is a viscerally real, enlightening and at times uncomfortable perspective of what adolescents are struggling with today.     The show touches on a number of taboo issues that teenagers […]

How to Talk to Your Child About Cyberbullying

How to Talk to Your Child About Cyberbullying

By Marwa Saadawi

Back in the day, bullying often occurred in the school hallways, in the playground, or in classrooms. The rise of Internet and social media has brought bullying into the home and onto your kid’s cell phone screens. If you’re worried that your child may be subject to cyberbullying, here are some tips and advice to follow […]