The Fiqh of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Counselling

Al Balagh presents a unique and comprehensive online course, meticulously crafted to delve into the Islamic rulings pertaining to the fields of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Counselling

The Fiqh of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Counselling

About The Course

Delve into the depths of Islamic rulings with Al Balagh’s pioneering online course: The Fiqh of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Counselling. Embark on a journey through 16 live interactive sessions, uncover over 50 key principles, and decode more than 150 Islamic rulings and Fatawa. Engage with 50+ real-world case studies and gain practical insights into the intersection of Islamic Fiqh and mental health. Explore the Fiqh of Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, PTSD, Personality Disorders, and more. This course is meticulously designed for those passionate about Islamic psychology and seeking an in-depth understanding of Islamic rulings related to mental health disorders.

Course Team

Shaykh Dr. Rafāqat Rashid

Dr Rafaqat Rashid

(Academic Director, Al Balagh Academy, UK)

AT A GLANCE

16 Live Online Sessions

Duration : 4+ months

Sundays, 3PM - 4:30PM (London, UK)

Video Recordings Available

Access to Mobile App

Personalised Feedback

Certificate

From £24.99/Month

(For 4 Months)

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Starts on 8th September 2024

Course Fee

Pay in Full: £119.99 £99.99

Pay In 4 Installments: £24.99 per month

Registration Deadline:

7th September 2024

Al Balagh Scholarship

AlBalagh Scholarship is available for learners who cannot afford the fee.

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Course Overview

In an era where mental health is gaining recognition, understanding its nuances from an Islamic perspective is crucial. Al Balagh’s comprehensive online course, The Fiqh of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Counselling, is designed to bridge this gap. This course offers a unique opportunity to delve into the Islamic rulings related to mental health, providing a much-needed Islamic perspective on Psychology, Psychiatry, and Counselling.

The course covers a wide spectrum of topics, from understanding the concept of Ahliyyah (Legal Capacity) to exploring the Fiqh of various psychological disorders such as

Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Psychosis, Schizophrenia, Severe Mental Illnesses, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Alcoholism, Drug Addiction, and Other Substance Use Disorders. It also delves into the Islamic rulings related to psychiatric treatments and counselling practices. The course is enriched with over 50 case studies, making it a practical and applicable learning experience.

This course is not just a theoretical exploration. It’s a practical guide for those studying or practicing Islamic psychology and counselling, Sharia scholars seeking in-depth understanding of relevant Islamic rulings, and individuals interested in the intersection of Islam and mental health. It’s a bridge between theory and practice, offering a comprehensive understanding of the Islamic rulings related to these fields. By the end of this course, you will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to guide individuals suffering from these disorders, providing them with the support they need within the framework of Islamic Fiqh. This course is a step towards a more compassionate and understanding Muslim community, where mental health is acknowledged, understood, and addressed in light of Islamic teachings.

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Learning Objectives

  • Acquire comprehensive knowledge of over 50 key principles and more than 150 Islamic rulings and Fatawa related to Psychology, Psychiatry, and Counselling.
  • Develop the ability to apply Islamic rulings in real-world scenarios related to mental health.
  • Gain practical insights through engaging with over 50 real-world case studies.
  • Enhance your understanding and skills in guiding individuals suffering from psychological disorders from an Islamic perspective.
  • Be equipped with the knowledge and skills to contribute positively to the field of Islamic psychology and counselling.
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Learning Outcomes:

    1. In an era where mental health is gaining recognition, understanding its nuances from an Islamic perspective is crucial. Al Balagh’s comprehensive online course, The Fiqh of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Counselling, is designed to bridge this gap. This course offers a unique opportunity to delve into the Islamic rulings related to mental health, providing a much-needed Islamic perspective on Psychology, Psychiatry, and Counselling.
  • The course covers a wide spectrum of topics, from understanding the concept of Ahliyyah (Legal Capacity) to exploring the Fiqh of various psychological disorders such as Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Psychosis, Schizophrenia, Severe Mental Illnesses, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Alcoholism, Drug Addiction, and Other Substance Use Disorders. It also delves into the Islamic rulings related to psychiatric treatments and counselling practices. The course is enriched with over 50 case studies, making it a practical and applicable learning experience.
  • This course is not just a theoretical exploration. It’s a practical guide for those studying or practicing Islamic psychology and counselling, Sharia scholars seeking in-depth understanding of relevant Islamic rulings, and individuals interested in the intersection of Islam and mental health. It’s a bridge between theory and practice, offering a comprehensive understanding of the Islamic rulings related to these fields. By the end of this course, you will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to guide individuals suffering from these disorders, providing them with the support they need within the framework of Islamic Fiqh. This course is a step towards a more compassionate and understanding Muslim community, where mental health is acknowledged, understood, and addressed in light of Islamic teachings.
  • In an era where mental health is gaining recognition, understanding its nuances from an Islamic perspective is crucial. Al Balagh’s comprehensive online course, The Fiqh of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Counselling, is designed to bridge this gap. This course offers a unique opportunity to delve into the Islamic rulings related to mental health, providing a much-needed Islamic perspective on Psychology, Psychiatry, and Counselling.
  • The course covers a wide spectrum of topics, from understanding the concept of Ahliyyah (Legal Capacity) to exploring the Fiqh of various psychological disorders such as Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Psychosis, Schizophrenia, Severe Mental Illnesses, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Alcoholism, Drug Addiction, and Other Substance Use Disorders. It also delves into the Islamic rulings related to psychiatric treatments and counselling practices. The course is enriched with over 50 case studies, making it a practical and applicable learning experience.
  • This course is not just a theoretical exploration. It’s a practical guide for those studying or practicing Islamic psychology and counselling, Sharia scholars seeking in-depth understanding of relevant Islamic rulings, and individuals interested in the intersection of Islam and mental health. It’s a bridge between theory and practice, offering a comprehensive understanding of the Islamic rulings related to these fields. By the end of this course, you will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to guide individuals suffering from these disorders, providing them with the support they need within the framework of Islamic Fiqh. This course is a step towards a more compassionate and understanding Muslim community, where mental health is acknowledged, understood, and addressed in light of Islamic teachings.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are Al Balagh courses recognised or accredited?

Al Balagh courses do not provide an externally accredited or recognised qualification. Our own expert team works at the course content. With over 5000+ learners, we are continuously growing and our vision is to make Al Balagh qualifications renowned worldwide through our expert team, without seeking formal accreditation or recognition from external institutional bodies.

How is this online course structured?

Our online course comprises live interactive online sessions, pre-recorded videos, online course material that include, presentations, reading material & online learning activities. Students may ask questions and get their doubts cleared from their respective lecturers, if any. Our dedicated academic support team will assist you as required.

When will I have access to the online course material?

Upon successful enrollment, you will get access to myAlBalagh (our online learning portal) within 24 hours.

Will I get notification for live sessions?

All students will receive notification for their course live sessions via email and/or course WhatsApp group. You may also check the Course Schedule tab on your dashboard after logging in on our website or Mobile App.

Is it mandatory to attend live sessions?

We always encourage attending live sessions among students, but it is not compulsory for technical course progress of the students.

I missed a live session. Can I get the video recordings?

If you are unable to attend a live session or have missed it, you can view recorded sessions on your course dashboard. You can access all the completed Recordings, PPT and assessments anytime.

Can I download the recordings and watch it offline?

You can download recordings and PPT of the course sessions from the myAlBalagh mobile App for all the enrolled courses.The recordings will be available for students after 48 hours of the live session.

Do I get marks for watching course recordings and presentations?

There are no additional marks for watching the course recordings. Only the module Assessments and the final exam add up to the final score.You can check the individual scores of your Assessments under the Progress tab of myAlBalagh.

I have doubts but I cannot attend the live session. Any other way to ask my questions?

You can discuss your doubts via Course WhatsApp Group dedicated for student discussion or access the Discussion Board on myAlBalagh. It is a platform for you to ask questions, discuss and get your doubts cleared.

When will the final exam be held?

The Final Exam will be held at the end of the course and will be a Graded And Timed Exam.

How do I interact with my classmates?

You can interact with your classmates on our Whatsapp Group exclusive for the course students. Furthermore, you can use the Discussion Board to connect with other course students as well.

How long will I have access to the online course?

You will have access to the online course content for up to 2 years. If you want lifetime access, contact our admin team via Email at [email protected].

I am facing trouble signing into the “myAlBalagh” Online Student portal. What should I do?

In case you find any trouble accessing your account, then please contact us immediately. Our dedicated support team will ensure that your problem gets resolved at the earliest.

How can I apply for the Al Balagh Scholarship?

Al Balagh Academy values seekers of knowledge more than anything. Please visit  here to apply for a scholarship. Our team will assess your application and respond in 2-3 working days.

Are Al Balagh courses recognised or accredited?

Al Balagh courses do not provide an externally accredited or recognised qualification. Our own expert team works at the course content. With over 5000+ learners, we are continuously growing and our vision is to make Al Balagh qualifications renowned worldwide through our expert team, without seeking formal accreditation or recognition from external institutional bodies.

How is this online course structured?

Our online course comprises live interactive online sessions, pre-recorded videos, online course material that include, presentations, reading material & online learning activities. Students may ask questions and get their doubts cleared from their respective lecturers, if any. Our dedicated academic support team will assist you as required.

When will I have access to the online course material?

Upon successful enrollment, you will get access to myAlBalagh (our online learning portal) within 24 hours.

Will I get notification for live sessions?

All students will receive notification for their course live sessions via email and/or course WhatsApp group. You may also check the Course Schedule tab on your dashboard after logging in on our website or Mobile App.

Is it mandatory to attend live sessions?

We always encourage attending live sessions among students, but it is not compulsory for technical course progress of the students.

I missed a live session. Can I get the video recordings?

If you are unable to attend a live session or have missed it, you can view recorded sessions on your course dashboard. You can access all the completed Recordings, PPT and assessments anytime.

Can I download the recordings and watch it offline?

You can download recordings and PPT of the course sessions from the myAlBalagh mobile App for all the enrolled courses.The recordings will be available for students after 48 hours of the live session.

Do I get marks for watching course recordings and presentations?

There are no additional marks for watching the course recordings. Only the module Assessments and the final exam add up to the final score.You can check the individual scores of your Assessments under the Progress tab of myAlBalagh.

I have doubts but I cannot attend the live session. Any other way to ask my questions?

You can discuss your doubts via Course WhatsApp Group dedicated for student discussion or access the Discussion Board on myAlBalagh. It is a platform for you to ask questions, discuss and get your doubts cleared.

When will the final exam be held?

The Final Exam will be held at the end of the course and will be a Graded And Timed Exam.

How do I interact with my classmates?

You can interact with your classmates on our Whatsapp Group exclusive for the course students. Furthermore, you can use the Discussion Board to connect with other course students as well.

How long will I have access to the online course?

You will have access to the online course content for up to 2 years. If you want lifetime access, contact our admin team via Email at [email protected].

I am facing trouble signing into the “myAlBalagh” Online Student portal. What should I do?

In case you find any trouble accessing your account, then please contact us immediately. Our dedicated support team will ensure that your problem gets resolved at the earliest.

How can I apply for the Al Balagh Scholarship?

Al Balagh Academy values seekers of knowledge more than anything. Please visit  here to apply for a scholarship. Our team will assess your application and respond in 2-3 working days.

Learn More About Our Courses?

Email us:  [email protected]