A photo of Egyptian painter,  art therapist, and counselor, Amany Shenouda.

“Everyone wants to move and play and laugh. And if there’s resistance they’re not warmed up enough,” says art therapist Amany Shenouda.

Photo courtesy of Amany Shenouda.

What It’s Like To…Be an Art Therapist in Egypt

Amany Shenouda combines her love for art and her desire to help people in her trauma-sensitive group workshops; a rare offer that brings together communities who fled war to seek shelter in Cairo.