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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Old Common Room & via Zoom
Event date: 
Thursday, 8 February, 2024 - 17:00

CIS Public Talk given by Seherish Abrar & Jamilla Hekmoun

In the last century, mental health and religion were seen as disconnected, or at least, that religion had a negative effect on mental health. Throughout Islamic history, thinkers and leaders have spoken and dealt with mental health. In recent years there has been a shift towards therapy and mental health care that focuses on spirituality and faith as a means to recovery.  This talk will encompass the key points of Islam and mental health. 

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