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Haleh Banani is the first female to host a program for Al-Fajr TV called "With Haleh" which combines the principles of psychology and Islam to help people reach their full potential and overcome their challenges. She has a Masters degree in Clinical Psychology from University of Houston, graduating Magma Cum Laude. She has over 10 years experience in diagnosing mental and emotional disorders and administrating programs of treatment. Her clients call in for phone therapy from the U.S. and Middle East. She has given lectures on marriage in several countries. Her focus is couples' and individuals' therapy where she helps people suffering from depression, anxiety, eating disorders and self-esteem issues. She empowers her clients with unequivocal amount of enthusiasm, compassion and support. Her articles have been published in magazines in Houston and Egypt. Haleh received her ijaza for recitation of the Quran with tajweed in Egypt. She has studied Islam by attending intensive programs with many renowned scholars in North America. She has lived most of her life in the U.S., and is currently living in Egypt. She has been married for 15 years with Abdelmajeed and has Alhamdulillah 3 precious children: Abdelfattah, Kareem, and Layla. Her passions include skiing, kick boxing, tennis, traveling all humanitarian causes.

What’s The Matter?|My Brother’s Wife and My Husband Exchange Friendly Glances

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Question: I am happily married to my husband for 11 years. We have three children together. My siblings and I usually get together along with our spouses. We are a practicing family. My brother and his wife are less practicing. When we gather, we try as much as possible to sit separately. However, sometimes it happens where we are all ... Read More »

What’s the Matter? Masturbation Addict

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  Question: Assalamu alaykum.
I want to ask this: will Allāh pardon my sins even if I repeat it again and again after a tawbah? I also want to let you know that since the day I was born (as a Muslim) I was never interested in fully applying, practicing or studying Islam until 2011 when I really felt the emptiness ... Read More »

Emotional Detox During Ramadan

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As you are in the midst of the last days of Ramadan you need to make sure that you are completely cleansed in every aspect.  Many of you have prayed long rakats sincerely asking  for forgiveness,  read Qurʾān while shedding many tears and engaged in many acts of charity feeling renewed.  The one area that you may have overlooked is ... Read More »

Latina Accepts Islam in Class with Haleh Banani

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Haleh Banani | Al-Hakeem: Heal Through Wisdom (Video)

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In my practice I rely on the guidance of Islam along with psychology in order to help each person to overcome their painful struggle, gain new insight and feel empowered by reflecting on one of Allāh [swt] most empowering names Al-Ḥakīm means the Most Wise. The name Al-Ḥakīm has transformed the way I do therapy and the way I live my life each and every day. Read More »

Haleh Banani | Where Psychology Meets Islam | Striving in Islam

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Anything worthwhile requires sacrifice. What are you willing to sacrifice for the ultimate goal of attaining Jannah? Read More »

Haleh Banani | Where Psychology Meets Islam | Forgiveness – Part 2

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Learn to overcome your anger, frustration and sadness by forgiving the people who have hurt you, lied to you and emotionally abused you by learning to accept the many tests we face in life and extrapolating lessons from them we can feel empowered & at peace with ourselves. Read More »

Haleh Banani | Where Psychology Meets Islam | Forgiveness – Part 1

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Liberate yourself from anger, resentment and grudges by learning to FORGIVE by freeing yourself from all the emotional baggage you can finally start to live your life happily. Read More »

Haleh Banani | Al-Hakeem: Heal Through Wisdom

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In my practice I rely on the guidance of Islam along with psychology in order to help each person to overcome their painful struggle, gain new insight and feel empowered by reflecting on one of Allāh [swt] most empowering names Al-Ḥakīm means the Most Wise. The name Al-Ḥakīm has transformed the way I do therapy and the way I live my life each and every day. Read More »

MMTreasures | Ramadan Marathon! Are You Ready? Psychological Approach to Achieving Your Goals

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What usually happens with individuals who are religiously out of shape for Ramadan? It takes them 2 weeks in Ramadan to get in the groove the first week will be filled with headaches and grogginess until the new schedule falls into place, then when they finally get accustomed to the new program, Ramadan is over. The abundance of blessings are so overflowing during Ramadan that anyone who puts forth even the smallest amount of effort will reap the rewards. Lets start shaping up for Ramadan from today! Read More »

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