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Past Sins; I Don't Want Allah to Be Angry at Me

Past Sins; I Don't Want Allah to Be Angry at Me

In this counseling answer: • I would kindly suggest that you evaluate your thought patterns regarding other matters in your life. • Seek out a counselor in your area for an assessment. • You may wish to check out online forms and articles relating to symptoms of anxiety and OCD. As-Salaam Alaykum, Thank you for …

Why Do Dark Thoughts Come to Me While Praying?

Why Do Dark Thoughts Come to Me While Praying?

WhisperingsIn this counseling answer: •Do not overlook the positive aspects of all the acts of worship that you are able to do, as well as your striving to remain chaste and away from haram relationships. •I kindly advise you to seek an assessment from a qualified therapist. •One thing that you can do to decrease …

I’m Getting Married, but I Can’t Control My Sexual Desires

In this counseling answer: •Let’s begin by focusing on the positives; Alhamdulillah, you will be getting married soon. Alhamdulillah you have recognized that it is a problem and are in the process of doing something about it, and Alhamdulillah, Islam has the solution for this. •Continue to repent for the sin. Stand before Allah and …

Sister Doesn't Pray Due to OCD

Sister Doesn't Pray Due to OCD

 In this counseling answer: •Whilst you are concerned about her not praying, do be careful not to force her into it or make her feel bad for not praying. •If you are forceful or negative about her behavior she may eventually develop an even more negative association with prayer. •This will make it even more …

Evil Whisperings Drive Me Crazy

Evil Whisperings Drive Me Crazy

In this counseling answer: • Perhaps you may want to look in other areas of your life and see if there are other patterns of intrusive thoughts concerning other life-changing events. • Seek professional counseling in your area to assess your depression as well as any other psychological issues which you may have. • Study …

How to Take the Power Back from Intrusive Thought OCD

How to Take the Power Back from Intrusive Thought OCD?

In this counseling answer: •Individuals with OCD tend to assign meaning to each and every thought they have which, in turn, causes them to act on the thought depending on the nature of the thought. •You need to constantly remind yourself that your thoughts are simply not who you are, and they need to be …

I Always Feel Impure; How to Combat My OCD?

I Always Feel Impure; How to Combat My OCD?

In this counseling answer, you will learn: Make yourself busy with worshipping and remembering Allah. Ignore the whispers and just do what you were about to do – Satan is trying to get you away from Islam. Remember that Allah knows your intention, that you purified yourself. Watch More:

I Think My Adult Son Has a Hoarding Problem

In this counseling answer: • Hoarding is generally considered part of an obsessive-compulsive disorder. It is also associated with anxiety, depression and other mental health issues. • Encourage him to get counseling. • You may want to ask him why he is keeping certain items. It will help you gain more insight into the problem. • …

Dirty Thoughts Drive Me Crazy

Dirty Thoughts Drive Me Crazy

In this counseling answer: • You absolutely must reduce the amount of time you spent watching movies or listening to music and invest time in other activities which are productive. • Being conscious of Allah’s presence will make us inhibit many of the things we would do otherwise. • Input your time and effort in …

Dirty and vulgar thoughts: Shirk or OCD?

Dirty and vulgar thoughts: Shirk or OCD?

.In this counseling answer: • I kindly suggest that you do go to a clinic or Counseling Center for an assessment. • You can get treatment. • Tell your parents so they can help you. As Salam Alaykum brother, Thank you for writing to us. I am sorry to hear about your issues with a …



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