Abdallah Rothman

Dr Abdallah Rothman is the Principal of Cambridge Muslim College, founder of Shifaa Integrative Counseling, and co-founder and Executive Director of the International Association of Islamic Psychology. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Board Certified Registered Art Therapist (ATR-BC), working at the intersection of Islamic spirituality and mental health practice. Dr. Abdallah holds an M.A. and Ph.D. in Psychology and his clinical practice as well as his academic research focus on approaching psychotherapy and wellness from within an Islamic paradigm and establishing an indigenous Islamic theoretical orientation to human psychology that is grounded in the knowledge of the soul from the Islamic tradition. In addition to his academic training he has studied privately with a number of traditional Islamic scholars throughout the Muslim world. Dr Abdallah has authored a number of peer-reviewed journal articles and books and is a leader in the field of Islamic psychology.