Yusra Ahmad is a community & academic psychiatrist based in Toronto who is committed to a comprehensive bio-psycho-social-spiritual approach in supporting my patients. Dr. Ahmad is a passionate advocate for the systemic changes necessary to address the root causes of suffering and distress in our times. She works at the Crossroads Clinic at WCH, the New Beginnings program at CAMH, with homeless clients through ICHA (Inner City Health Associates), runs Mindfully Muslim groups at Women's Health in Women's Hands and has a part-time private practice.
Dr. Ahmad is a poet at heart and she believes in the incredible power of narrative, art, nature & spirituality alongside science to heal people, cultures, and communities. Dr. Ahmad has worked as a consultant for numerous film & theatre projects including the award-winning medical drama, Transplant.