• NOVEMBER 2, 2020
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    Saying goodbye to the UAE: Expats contemplate life after Dubai – Psychologist, Dr. Fabian, explains the psychology of change in Gulf News

    Saying goodbye to the UAE: Expats contemplate life after Dubai – Psychologist, Dr. Fabian, explains the psychology of change in Gulf News

    The coronavirus pandemic has thrown the expatriate life in the region into larger focus because of the uncertainty around jobs. Expatriates head home or to other countries for various reasons including redundancy, retirement or other life changes such as emigration. For most expats who have been here for years, UAE is home even though their

    • OCTOBER 29, 2020
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    Eid Al Mawlid 2020!

    Eid Al Mawlid 2020!

    The German Neuroscience Center wishes you and your family a very happy and blessed Mawlid Al-Nabi 2020! We are open and our clinic will be at your service as usual: Saturday to Thursday day from 9am-8pm Off on Fridays   You can reach us on 044298578 or mail@gnc-dubai.com   Your GNC Team

    • OCTOBER 25, 2020
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    COVID-19 in UAE: Where have all the smiles gone? – Psychologist, Alfred Gulf, explains in Gulf News

    COVID-19 in UAE: Where have all the smiles gone? – Psychologist, Alfred Gulf, explains in Gulf News

    A look at how the masked out facial expression is being sorely missed amid the pandemic. Wearing a mask checks the spread of anything contagious. Now is that why even our infectious smiles have disappeared these days? No matter where we go or whom we see – no one seems to be smiling anymore; the

    • OCTOBER 21, 2020
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    Ways to Reduce Chronic Back Pain

    Ways to Reduce Chronic Back Pain

    If back pain lasts for three months or longer, it is considered to be chronic back pain. It comes and goes, bringing temporary relief but the pain comes back within a short period of time. Chronic back pain can be particularly frustrating if you don’t know what is causing it specifically. When dealing with back

    • OCTOBER 21, 2020
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    Possible Causes of Back Pain

    Possible Causes of Back Pain

    Back pain is a common condition that many people suffer from. It is also a leading cause of disability worldwide, but fortunately, there are measures that can be taken to prevent and relieve backaches. It can range from muscle aches to burning or shooting sensations in the body. Most back pain cases will gradually improve

    • OCTOBER 21, 2020
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    ‘COVID-19 killed my father’ – Psychologist, Aamnah, Explains How to Grieve in Times of COVID – Gulf News Article

    ‘COVID-19 killed my father’ – Psychologist, Aamnah, Explains How to Grieve in Times of COVID – Gulf News Article

    ‘COVID-19 killed my father. How do I explain death to my kids who were very close to their grandpa?’ Closure after the death of a loved one is a process, each person’s grieving process can be different and grief evolves over time. People commonly experience states of denial and isolation, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance.

    • OCTOBER 6, 2020
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    Free World Mental Health Day Phone-in: Living with Uncertainty in Times of COVID

    Free World Mental Health Day Phone-in: Living with Uncertainty in Times of COVID

    Phone sessions and family-focused webinar hosted by the German Neuroscience Center on Saturday, 10th October To mark this year’s World Mental Health Day on Saturday 10th October, Dubai’s German Neuroscience Center is offering complimentary phone consultations in conjunction with a live webinar to help people deal with the difficult topic of uncertainty. People are invited

    • SEPTEMBER 22, 2020
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    World Alzheimer’s Day 2020

    World Alzheimer’s Day 2020

    On World Alzheimer’s Day we asked Kim Henderson, a clinical psychologist at the German Neuroscience Center in Dubai to write about the psychological impact of a diagnosis and the years that follow.  Alzheimer’s disease is one of more than 400 types of dementia and the most common. It is a physical disease that affects the brain.

    • SEPTEMBER 20, 2020
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    Slipped Disc: Symptoms, Causes & Effects

    Slipped Disc: Symptoms, Causes & Effects

    The bones (vertebrae) that make up the spinal column are stacked on top of each other and are cushioned by small discs. These small, round discs surround the nucleus and protect the bones by absorbing shocks from regular, daily activities such as walking, lifting, or twisting. Slipped discs can be identified by physical or neurological

    • SEPTEMBER 20, 2020
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    Causes of Tingling in Hands & Feet

    Causes of Tingling in Hands & Feet

    Tingling sensations in the hands and feet are commonly associated with symptoms such as burning, pain or numbness in the hands or feet. These sensations can sometimes reflect damage to nerves in the area. However, in some cases, tingling can be temporary and benign. It could potentially result from pressure on nerves (when you cross