International Islamic Psychology Conference 2018

  • Dates: 26 – 28 Oct, 2018


Inaugural Conference of the International Association of Islamic Psychology

In partnership with Istanbul Zaim University

October 26, 27 & 28 2018

Evolving Islamic Psychology: Past, present and future 



Presenters include:

Professor Dr. Malik Badri

Professor Dr. Amber Haque

Professor Rasjid Skinner

Abdallah Rothman

Hooman Keshavarzi

Dr. Elham Abubakr

Hakim Archuletta

Imam Mohamad Magid

Professor Yasien Mohamad

Carrie York

…and more


Following the theme of this conference presentations 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.

Registration Fees                    

Non-IZU member price: 500 TL 

*Registration fees include entry for all 3 days of the conference and lunch

*Registration is free for IZU students, members and affiliates

Registration Form

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Bank details:

TL Account 
Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University Account Informations:
The name of the Bank: Kuveyt Türk Bank
IBAN Number: TR08 0020 5000 0083 3555 8000 04
Swift Code: KTEFTRIS

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For questions or concerns regarding logistical information about this conference, please contact the IZU International Office at:


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

Landline: +90 (212) 692 8775 


Istanbul Zaim University on its Central Campus - Halkalı, Istanbul

Halkalı Cad. No: 2 Halkalı

Küçükçekmece / İSTANBUL