The suggested model of the Self (Fig. 1) and understanding of the dynamics operating within the Self (Fig. 2), and the Islamic definition of mental health are all guides to diagnosing pathology. Though a dysfunctionality in one level of the Self is likely to radiate through the other levels, the therapist should have an eye to where the epi-centre of pathology lies, bearing in mind the pathology of the Qalb and the disconnectedness of the body; as well as the interplay between ʿAql and Hawā, which is the almost exclusive focus of mainstream Western Psychology.
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There are an estimated 6 million to 7 million Muslims in America whose unique food practices are guided by religious laws and influenced by cultural differences.1 But when it comes to understanding the real essence of these practices, many dietitians are in the dark, which creates a barrier to reaching out to this segment of the population. 2b1af7f3a8