Dr Ahmed Hankir

Project Partner: Dr Ahmed Hankir
Dr Ahmed Hankir
Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Mental Health Research in association with Cambridge University

Dr Hankir is passionate about empowering, dignifying, and humanizing people with mental health conditions. Dr Hankir pioneered The Wounded Healer, an innovative anti-stigma program that blends the performing arts and storytelling with psychiatry. Dr Hankir has delivered the Wounded Healer to over 100,000 people in 20 countries worldwide.

Preferred Contact

Social Media




Based in

United Kingdom

Working in

United Kingdom

Areas of interest in VBP

Communications/other/media and social media,Education,Publications/CUP series, Publications/other/[please specify], Research/other/social sciences,Services/person-centered,Services/teamwork

Related areas of interest

Communication skills,Medical humanities (literature)

Areas of healthcare expertise:

Global health,Mental Health/other([psychiatry),Service user,Well-being,Other/ workforce

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Ahmed Hankir | The Wounded Healer | Muslim Mental Health

Ahmed Hankir | The Wounded Healer | Muslim Mental Health