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For Spouses: It Takes Two to Communicate (Watch)

Most of us know that good communication is the basis for a successful marriage. But we often forget that communication is also non-verbal. paying attention to our spouses, being aware of what’s important to them and positive body language can have a profound impact on our partners. Watch this video by Marriagesuccess and know more about …

marriage

How to Make Marriage Decision?

As a practicing psychologist, I was once consulted by a brother in Turkey in need of immediate relationship advice. In summary, the brother’s “emergency” was that he had met a nice religious girl from a good family but was not attracted to her at all. He was under pressure from both his and her family …

Sex

Muslim Virgin Sex Myths Debunked (Video)

Sex or physical intimacy is a highly important part of marital life. However, it’s not everything. In fact, marriage has too many other aspects rather than sex. In this video, brother Karim Serageldin explains that sex is not everything when it comes to marriage. Karim Serageldin, founder of Noor, completed his BA in psychology & religion, followed …

How to Manage Your Social Anxiety

How to Manage Your Social Anxiety

Answer: Wa ‘Alaikum Salaam wa Rahmatulahi wa Barakatuh, Yes, indeed, it sounds like you are experiencing social anxiety. Social anxiety can be very debilitating because it affects you to the extreme that you panic at the thought of even talking to someone even before you have actually engaged in any interaction with them. Social anxiety …

cheating in marriage

Got a Cheating Spouse? Here Is What To Do

Discovering that your spouse is cheating on you can be one of the hardest situations to handle; but you have to handle this wisely In this infographic, a marriage counselor offers you a piece of advice on how to handle such a difficult situation. First published: February 2016

porn

How Watching Porn Would Affect Your Life!

Porn addiction is one of the most serious problems that affect Muslim youths. Some might indulge in this sin thinking that they would have some fun and they can quit whenever they want. However, after getting used to this sinful act, it becomes very hard for the person to quit and he thus becomes an addict! Learn …

Concentric Care: A Holistic Approach to Wellness (Watch)

What does counseling or providing therapy look like on the ground?  Asma Maryam Ali , Therapist & Founder of Concentric Care Answers this question. Asma is a therapist and educator and has experience counseling individuals with depression, anxiety, personality disorders, physical impairments, and other issues since 2012. We learn about her experience and the programming …

pre-marital counseling

Want a Lifelong Marriage? Get Pre-Marital Counseling!

Rahmaa Institute is a family counseling service providing premarital family & parenting counseling. It is non-profit organization located in Michigan, US. Thanks to brother Khalid Iqbal, founder of the project for taking the time to answer our questions.   Editor: Although you are originally an engineer, you have been providing family and pre-marital counseling to …

counseling

Get Ready for Ramadan! – Live Counseling Session

Ask the Counselor & Ask About Parenting sections had a special Counseling Live Session dedicated to Ramadan preparations. We received some interesting questions about different issues related to Ramadan.  Sister Aisha, our professional counselor answered all questions and gave helpful advice. Go to Live session.

Therapist

Seeking A Therapist: Questions to Ask (Video)

Life can be overwhelming even for the strongest of believers. Part of the life of a Muslim is struggling with the difficulty and hardships, especially with the current climate of political rhetoric against Islam and Muslims which leave many Muslims vulnerable to psychological problems. It’s recommended in such times of hardship to seek help of …



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