Social Values and Norms in Islam

Reframing the Challenges of COVID-19

Habeeba Husain Every news channel, every tweet, every text message right now is about COVID-19. The global conversation shifted from dismissiveness to concern to downright panic. Before the tsunami hit the United States, there were massive warning signs coming from countries abroad—yet, still the American federal government failed [...]

2020-04-07T14:52:06+00:00April 7th, 2020|Self Development, Spiritual Journeys|

A God-Centered Life Leads to Psychological & Emotional Well-Being

Saadia Z. YunusLicensed Marriage & Family Therapist www.saadiazyunus.com As I sat across from my client as she was narrating to me the power a specific prayer had, I realized something profound: A closeness to God and feeling His presence in dark times can assist us in overcoming challenging situations. The [...]

2020-02-18T23:11:19+00:00February 18th, 2020|Islam, Self Development|

Mental Health Benefits of Practicing Islam

Najwa Awad Najwa Awad is a psychotherapist and fellow at the Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research who is passionate about helping Muslims heal, grow, and thrive after adversity. She has a private practice, Amanah Family Counseling, in which she provides online and in-person counseling to children, adults, and [...]

2019-07-12T22:23:35+00:00July 12th, 2019|Islam, Self Development, Spiritual Journeys|

When Tragedy Strikes

Habeeba Husain News broke recently regarding the brutal killing and dismembering of The Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi. With each day, the public learned about who, what, when, where, and why…even though none of it seemed to make any sense. There was yet another shooting targeting Black Americans [...]

2018-11-05T22:57:51+00:00October 29th, 2018|Society|

Media and Sexuality

Children’s thinking is primarily impacted by the environment they grow up in. These include daily events, memorable experiences and peak feelings. Cartoons are one of the daily habits that children partake in; studies have shown that an average child with a television in the home watches approximately 18,000 hours [...]

2018-03-01T17:36:05+00:00January 31st, 2018|Society|
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