Introduction to Islam and Muslim Culture - emphasis on Mental Health - Huddersfield
@Bilal Mosque 245 Yews Hill Road HD4 5DE Huddersfield
This workshop will help provide useful and relevant information to those who come across or work with Muslims who are experiencing Mental Health/Mental Illness issues. Learning Outcomes: A better understanding of the basic beliefs & practices Confidence in understanding what is Islam and what is not The meaning of Sharia Law? Visit to a local Mosque. What actually happens inside a Mosque? Community & Cultural understanding and attitudes towards mental illness. How the Quran can be used as a guide to those suffering from emotional distress and turmoil How to effectively engage and work with Muslim communities and challeng biases or stereotypes The belief in ‘jinn’ (spiritual beings), spirit possession and black magic Barriers to accessing mainstream healthcare services.