Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

The Power of Motivation

What is the importance of motivation, and how does it influence our thoughts, emotions, and behavior?

Zohair Abdul-Rahman gives a sneak peak of his upcoming publication, “The Power of Motivation: Spiritual Psychology Series”, which focuses on the fundamentals of motivation, the motivational state, and motivational fuel.

Read the full publication here.


Zohair Abdul-Rahman

FELLOW | Dr. Zohair Abdul-Rahman M.D. M.Sc. was born and raised in Toronto, Canada. He studied the Islamic sciences under various local teachers, receiving ijazahs in ‘Aqeedah (theology) and Hadith. Currently, he works as a medical doctor in Brisbane, Australia, where he also serves as a volunteer Imam at a number of mosques, delivering khutbahs and lectures for adults and the youth. He has strong research interests in Islamic theology, Islamic spirituality, and mental health. Alongside his Islamic research, he has also published in medical journals and presented at psychiatric conferences.