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Mother Makes Me Depressed. Please Help!

In this counseling answer: “I kindly suggest sister that you pull back from these conversations with your parents. Insha’Allah, focus on your studies, try to have fun social times with your friends, go to the Masjid often, read Qur’an and make dhkzir. By drawing closer to Allah swt, insha’Allah you will feel the blessings of a …

From Depression to Schizophrenia

In this counseling answer: “Long-term depression is not something that can be stopped just because one desires to. The body is finely tuned to the mind, and physiological aspects like how you sleep or eat, metabolism, heart rate and your immune system are affected by long-term depression. If you can consider a sport like swimming, or …

My Mom Is Jealous of Me

My Mom Is Jealous of Me

In this counseling answer: • Seek a therapist. • Sit down with your mom and discuss what is on your mind. Discuss the things that you admire and love her. Even if there are not many happy memories sister, I would try to write down as many as possible that you remember. As Salaam Alaykum …

I Can't Find My Life Purpose; I Feel Anxious

In this counseling answer: • Please start a journal, in sha’ Allah. Write down the answers to these questions and reflect on your anxiety, how and why it may have started, and your reactions to it. • You must also put forth a great effort to “climb out of the hole of despair”. As-Salamu ‘Alaikum sister, What …

Why Does He Need Another Woman?

Why Does He Need Another Woman?

In this counseling answer: • The best support you can give your husband is to help him get out of this habit of talking to non-mahram women online. Try to make your relationship with him stronger. • Encourage him to seek counseling for his depression. Assalamu Alaikum Sister, I am sorry to hear about what …

10 Tips To Help Depression

Depression is very common these days and it can engulf us terribly. Here are 10 tips to help with depression, but remember if it is really bad, seek medical help!

How to Cope with an Unplanned Pregnancy?

How to Cope with an Unplanned Pregnancy?

In this counseling answer: •I kindly suggest making a list of the reasons why you want to have a child (whether now or later) and a list of reasons as to why you do not want to have a child now. •You are not alone sister. Many feel the same way when an unexpected pregnancy …

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Facts About Depression

We all have our days where we feel down or disappointed. An argument with a loved one or a bad score on a test can cause these. Normal moments of sadness will pass and we recover within a reasonable amount of time. Depression will last much longer than sadness and it goes deeper. Depression will …

Missing Ramadan Spirit

Missing Ramadan Spirit

In this counseling answer: • Struggle with yourself and surrender even when you don’t feel like it, and when it doesn’t come easy. • Change your routine if you feel that it is becoming “stale”. • Identify special nights out of the week to wake up and do tahajjud to make it more special. As-Salamu `Alaikum sister, Thank you …

Depression & 'Eid

Depression & 'Eid

In this counseling answer: • You can look for the meaning of ‘Eid and apply it to your personal life story. • Contentment is more priceless and eternal than the joy of this world. ‘Eid celebrates this surrender and can bring you closer to experiencing celestial joy. As-Salamu ‘Alaikum, It is true that human beings at some time …



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