Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

Navigating Adolescence – Dr. Altaf Husain | Reframing the Gender Question

How do we navigate adolescence as tweens approaching it, teens experiencing it, and parents raising them? Dr. Altaf Husain explores raising children compassionately and how to deal with social forces that cause our children to question and doubt.

Call for Papers: Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research is inviting papers on the scholarly study of gender and Islam in anticipation of Part II of the Gender Collection. The deadline for submitting papers for consideration is October 15, 2019, via our Call for Papers form.


Dr. Altaf Husain

Vice President | Dr. Altaf Husain is the associate professor at the School of Social Work at Howard University. His specialization includes community organizing, non-profit management, and social welfare policy; development of social services to serve immigrant and refugee families.