Muslim Mental Health - Research, Policy and Practice

College Emmanuel College
Instructor(s) Isgandarova, Nazila
Course Code EMP2522HF
Semester First Semester
Section 9101
Online No
Credits One Credit
Location Online – Synchronous

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.

Department Pastoral Theology
Schedule Mon
Start Time 14:00
End Time 17:00
Hours Per Week 3
Minimum Enrolment 10
Maximum Enrolment 20
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
Teaching Method
Means of Evaluation
Class Participation
Reflection Paper
Research Paper
Previously Offered Fall 2019
Currently Offered Fall 2021