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Fri, Oct 26


Istanbul Zaim University

Inaugural Conference of the International Association of Islamic Psychology

Evolving Islamic Psychology: Past, Present and Future

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Inaugural Conference of the International Association of Islamic Psychology
Inaugural Conference of the International Association of Islamic Psychology

Time & Location

Oct 26, 2018, 9:00 AM – Oct 28, 2018, 4:00 PM

Istanbul Zaim University, Halkalı Mahallesi, Halkalı Caddesi, Halkalı Kampüsü No:2, 34303 Küçükçekmece/İstanbul, Turkey

About the event

Presenters include:

Professor Dr. Malik Badri

Professor Dr. Amber Haque

Professor Rasjid Skinner

Abdallah Rothman

Dr. Hooman Keshavarzi

Dr. Elham Abubakr

Hakim Archuletta

Dr. Rania Awaad

Imam Mohamad Magid

Professor Yasien Mohamad

Dr. Carrie York Al-Karam

…and more

*You can attend a special dinner with Professor Malik Badri and conference presenters the night before the conference, Oct. 25. All donations to IAIP above $350 will come with a ticket to this fund raising event. To make a donation and get your ticket to this historic event click here

Following the theme of this conference presentations over the course of the three day conference will address the following three categories:

Past- Showcasing the vast resources within the Islamic tradition that help define and lay the foundation for a paradigm of psychology from an Islamic perspective. Highlighting how the works of classical scholars have paved the way for the development of Islamic psychology. Highlighting how the Qur'an and hadith serve as guides to the psychology of human beings. Presenting accounts and examples of the great amount of work that has already been done in the development of the field over the past 40 some years.

Present- Demonstrating how the history of psychology from the Islamic tradition can and is being developed and contextualized in and for the modern world. Highlighting parallels with Islam and modern psychology, as well as examples of integration of Islam with modern treatment methods. Reporting on current research, innovative treatment development, and ongoing projects related to new trends in the field.

Future- Sharing visions for the future of the field and initiatives that are underway that are paving the way toward a future of Islamic psychology. Reporting on the development of courses, programs, clinics, institutes etc. Articulating ideas and intentions for educating and training new generations of researchers and practitioners in the field of Islamic psychology as well as potential ways for colleagues in the field to combine energies in collaborative efforts.

Travel and Accommodation info:

Ataturk International Airport (IST) is the nearest airport, with only a 15 minutes taxi ride to the university.

(hotel name) Hotel nearby to the campus is offering discounted room rates for conference attendees. To book your room visit www.xxxxx or email xxx@xxxx and mention the IAIP conference rate.

For questions or concerns regarding logistical information about travel and accommodation or the local area, please contact the IZU International Office at:


Whatsapp messaging line: +90 (505) 182 43 16

Landline: +90 (212) 692 9622

For questions or concerns regarding the conference program, content or presenters, please contact


  • IAIP Conference Registration

    This ticket is good for entry of all 3 days of the conference. *This is the non-member ticket price. IAIP members will receive a coupon code for 40% off registration and special registration link along with their membership confirmation email.

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