Islam and Psychosis, Part 2: Islamic traditions of mental health care and treatment

“The different sorts of madness are innumerable.” ~ Avicenna (Ibn Sina)All of what is now-adays called modern medicine would not exist without the ground-work of Islamic scholars and scientists. This also true for mental health assessments, treatments and ongoing care. Beyond the common stereotype that Muslims are superstitious and believe that mental health problems are … Continue reading Islam and Psychosis, Part 2: Islamic traditions of mental health care and treatment