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Dr. Farhah Syakirah Mohamad Nor

M.B.B.S.
MH Survivor & Author of Double Depression

Biography

Dr. Farhah Syakirah Mohamad was born in Klinik Kesihatan Pulau Bahagia, Kuala Terengganu. She received her primary education in Sekolah Kebangsaan Seberang Takir and Sekolah Kebangsaan Bukit Tok Beng. Subsequently, she spent her high school days in Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Agama Rantau Abang in Dungun and Sekolah Menengah Sains Pasir Puteh in Kelantan. 

After that, she attended the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), where she obtained a Bachelor of Medicine-Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS). She has been working with the Ministry of Health for 12 years and currently holds a position as a registrar in the pediatric department in one of the hospitals in Terengganu. 

She has been writing since the age of 18 years old, but only kept it to herself. She starts to seriously write for the public after she was diagnosed with severe double depression in July 2018. She wrote on Facebook to raise awareness about mental health. Besides, she also self-published up to 5 books about her own experiences battling severe depression and suicidality.

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