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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 …

Seeking A Therapist: Questions to Ask

Seeking a Therapist: Questions to Ask

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 …


AboutIslam Launches New Paid One-to-One Counseling Service

CAIRO – When facing problems, either marital trouble, financial difficulties, mental health issues, or otherwise, many Muslims are reluctant to seek professional counseling. In order to provide Muslims with more access to trusted counselors, AboutIslam is partnering with two Islamic counseling services in an attempt to expand its current counseling service. “AboutIslam has been running a …

Most Common Questions Muslim Youth Ask about Marriage

Most Common Questions Muslim Youth Ask about Marriage

Getting married is one of the major steps one would take in his life. It’s not easy to decide to spend your whole life with one person. It’s really a very strong commitment that needs deep thinking and an informed decision. So, If you’re considering marriage you might find this list of questions helpful Insha-Allah. …

Aboutislam Partners with Two Islamic Counseling Services

Aboutislam Partners with Two Islamic Counseling Services

Aboutislam is partnering with two Islamic counseling services in an attempt to expand its  current counseling service. Our aim is to provide our audience with more access to trusted counselors who have been part of Aboutislam’s counseling service for many years. The free counseling service of Aboutislam is still functioning. However, due to users’ great …

Detroit University Offers Counseling Service for Muslim Women

DETROIT — A public research university located in Detroit, Michigan, has kicked off a new counseling service to discuss and identify the struggles Muslim women face on college campuses. “It’s a support and a safe place for them,” Kaifa Alsoofy, a university counselor at WSU who came up with the idea for the group, told …

cheating spouse in marriage

Got a Cheating Spouse? Here Is What To Do

Marriages fall apart for many different reasons. However, one of the most common reasons is a cheating spouse. Discovering that your spouse has cheated on you can be one of the hardest situations to handle; it’s the ultimate betrayal. You’re likely to feel angry, shocked and understandably hurt. However,  you have to handle all this wisely. In this infographic, a marriage counselor …

porn addiction

Purify Your Gaze: Muslims Healing from Porn Addiction

All addictions, at the root of it, are an inability to be emotionally present, to bound with others, and to be themselves. So, we help people connect and restore that relationship with themselves in a very personal level.

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 a 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 …


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 …

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