General Seminars and Workshops

Duration: 1.5 hrs 

Description: This seminar focuses on understanding the psychology behind what hinders personal change and growth. Practical strategies are provided for how to overcome our bad habits and create enduring lifestyle changes.

Target Audience: General/All

Duration: 8 hrs 

Description: This is an 8 hour hands-on training designed to prepare chaplains, community leaders and Islamic clergy: Termed ‘First Responders’ to effectively understand and effectively respond to psycho-social issues among American Muslims. This course will orient participants to basic empathic listening (preliminary counseling) to American Muslim individuals, couples, and families. The course will provide a framework for how to intervene during initial crisis, effectively interact and establish a therapeutic relationship, identify limitations/boundaries, understand mandated reporting, clergy rights, how to screen and identify for the possible presence of mental illness, and an orientation to the process of referral to mental health professionals. This course will lay out an Islamically integrated model of counseling and the sequence of topics will highlight practical treatment approaches within the model by integrating modern clinical psychology. This is an experiential course that will involve lecture, discussion, modeling/demonstrations of technique and role-play. For more details about this certification program, please visit our First Responder page.

Target Audience: Clergy, teachers, community leaders; General/All

Duration: 4-8 hrs 

Description: The Science & Spirituality of Marriage: Nurturing Love & Compassion is a workshop designed to help couples improve and strengthen their marriages. This program is designed for couples looking to enhance the quality of their relationships. The Qur’an describes spouses as garments for each other. This beautiful analogy alludes to several aspects of marriage where spouses fulfill important functions for one another that will be unpackaged throughout the workshop. This analogy provides the foundation upon which this workshop has been constructed.

Target Audience: Married couples

NOTE: If you are interested in a specific training on a topic such as parenting, youth, or child-rearing, you can contact Due to a high volume of requests, we are not able to accommodate all requests, and most requests will need 4-6 weeks of advanced notice, but we are happy to speak with you to learn more about your community’s needs.

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