Muslim Mental Health - Research, Policy and Practice
College: Emmanuel College
Instructor 1: Isgandarova, Nazila
Course Code: 
EMP2522HF
Semester: 
First Semester
Section: 
9101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Online – Synchronous
Description: 

This course introduces spiritual care and mental health professionals to research on Muslim mental health, mental health policy in Canada and its application to Muslim populations, and lastly, how spiritual and mental health care can effectively meet the needs of Muslim populations, particularly those living in the Toronto context. An intersectional, social determinants of health, and ecological/systems lens will be applied to glean a contextual understanding of the factors affecting Muslim mental health. Contextual factors such migration, gender, lslamophobia, and mental health issues experienced by Muslim youth populations will be examined in depth in this course.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Fall 2021
Fall 2019
Start Time: 
14:00
End Time: 
17:00
Hours per Week: 
3
Schedule: 
Mon
Program Requirement: 
CRPO. 1.1; 1.2 a,b,f; 1.4; 1.5; 2.1 a,b,d,e,g; 2.2; 2.3; 3.2; 3.3 a,b; 3.8 b, 4.2 a,b,c,e; 4.3 a,b,d; 4.5 a,b,r; 4.6 a; 5.1; 5.2
Minimum: 
10
Maximum: 
20
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Seminars
Readings
Means of Evaluation: 
Class Participation
Reflection Paper
Research Paper
Other