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Why Exist?

EXIST is home to a unique and highly qualified team of therapists. Whether you’re seeking counseling for marriage or family issues, depression & anxiety, sex addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders, trauma or any number of other life issues, our counselors and their years of training and experience are here to help.

At EXIST we believe that the mind and body are inseparable and there is growing evidence that many psychological issues are in fact bio-psycho-socio-spiritual related issues. We are therefore, also intent on bringing service providers together in a network that optimizes client’s access to specialized service and care.
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Our Facility

Our centre is ideally located in Mohandeseen off Lebanon Street, within minutes of the 26th July Corridor and Ring Road allowing direct access to all neighbouring areas within Cairo Egypt.

Our centre is inviting with its warm rooms that are cosily set up creating an inviting atmosphere for family and couples counselling, individual counselling, and group-work.

EXIST is also well equipped to host training seminars and courses in its main training room with Smart Board technology and an up-to-date library of books and journals.
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Latest Updates

Office Manager Job Vacancy

Exist Counselling & Training Centre is looking to hire an office manager. A bachelor’s degree and fluent English & Arabic are required. For more information on the nature of the services provided by Exist please visit www.exist-counselling.com . Skills required include: professional phone answering, scheduling appointments for our psychologists, paperwork (Word) and filing, updating database ...

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Exist & Addiction Treatment

Click here to check out the Community Times interview with Omar Nafie on Psychotherapy and Addiction Treatment in Egypt where he talks about many issues and topics including the latest definition of addiction, the changes happening in addiction treatment in egypt, sex addiction the stigma associated with it as well as the specialist services offered ...

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Meet the team

Omar Nafie

  Omar Nafie has worked over the past 20 years as a family and addiction therapist in a range of different therapeutic settings both in Egypt and the UK. He has developed and implemented a number of treatment and training programmes addressing substance abuse treatment and family support in both countries. Mr. Nafie initially trained ...

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Salma El-Baradie

Salma holds an MSc in Health Psychology from Leiden University in the Netherlands and a Bachelor degree from the American University in Cairo in Psychology. She has experience working with underprivileged and marginalized members of the population in areas of trauma and recovery. These include adults, children and adolescents through an eclectic approach that works ...

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