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“You can’t control everything. Sometimes you just need to relax and have faith that things will work out. Let go a little and just let life happen.”
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Dr. Maymunah Kadiri
Mental Health Physician & Advocate
Meet Dr Maymunah Yusuf Kadiri

The Celebrity Shrink

Dr. Maymunah Yusuf Kadiri, popularly referred to as “The Celebrity Shrink,” is a multiple award winning Mental Health Physician & Advocate. She is a dynamic Consultant Neuro-Psychiatrist and a Fellow of the National Post-Graduate Medical College of Nigeria (FMCPsych) with almost 20 years’ experience as a practicing Physician. 

She is a trained and certified Rational Emotive and Cognitive Behavioural Therapist from Albert Ellis Institute, New York, USA. She is also a certified Trauma Counsellor and Neurofeedback Practitioner.

Mental Health Facts: Do you know?

264 million people suffer from depression worldwide. It is a common mental disorder and a leading cause of disability. Inaccurate assessment and social stigma associated with mental disorders are barriers to effective care. (Source: WHO) This website provides the support,  information, and resources to create awareness and end the stigma surrounding Mental Health in Nigeira.

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Deep Expression
Deep expression by Dr. Maymunah Yusuf Kadiri is a well written book that weaves an electrifying tale of loss, grief, love and redemption. This true story of Brenda awakens us to the menace and claws of depression in full display, with deep seated societal issues that cut across all spheres and social construct. This is an important conversation and an essential body of work for anyone who wants to go beyond the awareness of mental health, especially depression, but seeks to take it head on. Find out how courage, faith, tenacity, and resilience play out in this unforgettable and inspiring story.
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