ERIC Number: EJ921439
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Apr
Abstractor: As Provided
Counseling Muslim Women: Navigating Cultural and Religious Challenges
Cook-Masaud, Carema; Wiggins, Marsha I.
Counseling and Values, v55 n2 p247-256 Apr 2011
In this article, the authors consider strategies for counseling female Muslim clients. First, they review general beliefs and practices of Muslims in the United States. Through the use of a case study, they illustrate a collaborative method of counseling Muslim women that is based on a trusting client-counselor relationship.
Descriptors: Muslims, Females, Beliefs, Case Studies, Counseling Techniques, Counselor Client Relationship, Trust (Psychology), Islamic Culture, Religious Factors, Cultural Differences
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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