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Will Masturbation Cause Problems in My Future Marriage?

Will Masturbation Cause Problems in My Future Marriage?

In this counseling answer: • Don’t be too hard on yourself as you are seventeen years old and are at one of the peaks of hormones and sexual energy in your biology. However, this does not give you the green light to indulge and crystallize the habit to no end. • Sit down and write …

I’m Addicted to Social Media; I Regret Wasting My Time

I'm Addicted to Social Media; I Regret Wasting My Time

In this counseling answer: • Divine laws are not meant to harm us rather they are to protect us. • Talk to scholars and ask hard questions. Either you will grow a deeper understanding on that ruling, which will make it easy for you to follow, or you may discover it is a cultural rule, …

I Don’t Want to Live with My Drug Addict Husband

I Don’t Want to Live with My Drug Addict Husband

In this counseling answer: •If you decide to stay and help him, I strongly suggest seeking counseling. •Seek intervention. •During the intervention, make it clear that if he refuses to quit, then there will be consequences. •Avoid enabling him. Enabling is doing things for someone that enables them to keep using without any consequences or …

My Younger Brothers Watch Porn!

My Younger Brothers Watch Porn!

In this counseling answer:  • Share your concerns with your parents. • Start having family circles that discuss sexuality and morality in a loving and safe space. As-Salaamu ’Alaikum brother, It is understandable that you are upset and shocked by your brother’s curiosity and attempt to view “bad things.” I agree with your position that this …

Abnormally High Sexual Desire: Can I Masturbate?

Abnormally High Sexual Desire: Can I Masturbate?

In this counseling answer: • If masturbation is a means to help release your sexual tension and keep you focused on higher goals in life, as a psychologist, I think it can help with your situation. In my opinion, masturbation becomes haram if it is habitual and accompanied by viewing of illicit material. • Try …

My Husband is a Drug Addict!

My Husband is a Drug Addict!

In this counseling answer: “You can choose to stay with your husband and help him; you can separate from him while giving him the chance to address his issues, or you can divorce him. In deciding what to do, I suggest you make a list of the reasons why you married him, the good things …

A Working Mom & a Dad with PC Game Addiction

A Working Mom & a Dad with PC Game Addiction

In this counseling answer: “Consider resetting yourself, taking some time to regenerate, and then preparing to discuss the matter with your husband either candidly and empathically face to face (if you can do this without becoming so upset that you are speaking harshly to him) or in a letter (to help you write from your …

Porn Sickens Me But Can't Stop!

Porn Sickens Me But Can't Stop!

In this counseling answer: • You need to identify the contributing factors and make changes in your life. This means avoid the people who remind you of porn, get rid of the sources, and add positive influences to your life. • Find your passion in life (the positive kind) and allow those interests to dictate …

I Found Porn on My Brother's Computer!

I Found Porn on My Brother's Computer!

Answer: As-Salamu `Alaykum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh brother, “Allah the Almighty has laid down religious duties, so do not neglect them. He has set boundaries, so do not overstep them. He has prohibited some things, so do not violate them. About some things He was silent—out of compassion for you, not forgetfulness, so seek not after …

When I Feel Depressed, I Watch Porn

When I Feel Depressed, I Watch Porn

In this counseling answer: • Reflect on why you really use pornography and take action to fulfill that aspect of your life in a healthier way. • Research online resources and help groups that you can join to discuss your journey. -Salaamu ‘Alaikum sister, Pornography is a very powerful platform for escapism and is highly common …



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