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|

Addiction and Islam – The Disease and its Cure

We live in a culture in which mass advertising glorifies excessive consumption and the near instant gratification of desires. “Having it now” unfortunately, proves to be a slippery slope for millions, and uninhibited desires prove to be like an uncontrollable fire, growing stronger each time they are fed. Some desires [...]

2018-06-19T19:25:06+00:00January 4th, 2015|Self Development, Social-Ties, Solutions to Social Issues|