Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

The Impact of Trauma on Faith – Sarah Sultan | ISNACON 2019

Licensed therapist Sarah Sultan discusses the link between trauma and faith by identifying what trauma is, how the body responds to it, and the impact it has on making connections with Allah.

Explore our series Trauma: Your Lord Has Not Forsaken You.


Sarah Sultan

Fellow | Sarah Sultan is a licensed professional counselor who strives to empower her clients through achieving healthier, more fulfilling lives and relationships while reconnecting with Allah during the healing process. Sarah obtained a Master's Degree in Mental Health Counseling and has practiced therapy for nearly 10 years. She is also an instructor with Mishkah University, where she teaches a course about the intersections between Islam, psychology, and counseling.