Webinar: Faith and Mental Health: How Religion and Spirituality affects our resilience and wellness.

Webinar: Faith and Mental Health: How Religion and Spirituality affects our resilience and wellness.

The World Health Organization (WHO) has predicted that by the year 2020, depression will be the second most frequent cause of disability worldwide, second only to ischemic heart disease. By examining the two integral concepts of health in Islam and extensive case studies, Dr. Farha Abbasi will demonstrate how religion and spirituality often assist in healing for people belonging to or practicing a religion, including how the Imams can play a pivotal role in creating faith-based mental health initiatives.