Projects

Islamic Psychology Research Fellowship

The Islamic Psychology Research Fellowship (online) advances the Islamic Psychology body of knowledge by supporting graduate students anywhere in the world doing their masters thesis or doctoral dissertation on Islamic Psychology but whose home university does not have faculty with the requisite expertise. We provide mentorship and help the student through all phases of their project, …

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Human Interaction with the Divine, the Sacred, and the Deceased

New Book: Human Interaction with the Divine, the Sacred, and the Deceased: Psychological, Scientific, and Theological Perspectives                      By Thomas Plante and Gary Schwartz    (purchase book here)   About the Book: Human Interaction with the Divine, the Sacred, and the Deceased brings together cutting-edge empirical and theoretical …

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Bridges Consortium Big-Data Project on Spiritually Integrated Psychotherapies

The Alkaram Institute, in partnership with Khalil Center, is part of the Bridges Consortium big-data research projected funded by the John Templeton Foundation and Brigham Young University entitled Bringing Spiritually Integrated Psychotherapies into the Healthcare Mainstream. This $3.5 million dollar grant is the largest project to date on this topic, with over 30,000 responses from clients …

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Islamically Integrated Psychotherapy: Uniting Faith and Professional Practice.

Islamically Integrated Psychotherapy (IIP) is a modern approach or orientation to psychotherapy that integrates Islamic teachings, principles, philosophies, and/or interventions with Western therapeutic approaches. In this edited volume, scholar-practitioners in the applied field of Islamic psychology describe the various ways in which they practice this integrated form of psychotherapy (Templeton Press, 2018). Introduction | Carrie …

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