Therapy from the Qur'an and Ahadith: A reference guide for character developmentBy: Hussain, Dr. Feryad A.
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|By: Hussain, Dr. Feryad A.|
Format: Hardcover | 324 pp
Publisher: DarUsSalam, Riyadh, 2011
Size: 14 x 21 cm / 5.5 x 8.25 inches
Topic: Islam - Mental Health and Development
Muslim psychologists around the world are working hard at developing faith -based models of therapy that are acceptable to their peers and Muslim scholars alike. This book is precisely that; An easy-to-use collection of Qur'anic ayaat and authentic ahadith and their interpretations, that allow biidhnillah individuals to challenge distressing psychological thoughts and behaviors. Written by an experienced clinical psychologist, the text may be used as a therapeutic aid or reference for clinicians or simply as a general guide to character development. The use of analogy means that the book is relevant to both Muslims and non-Muslims alike with the aim of using guidance from Islam to alleviate difficulties and to improve our understanding of human distress. Only the Creator best knows the creation.