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Therapeutic team

Ihsaan is an Association of Muslim Psychological Therapists from a variety of professions, including Clinical Psychologists, Psychotherapists and Counsellors.

All main therapists have been additionally trained in the principles of Islamic Psychology. The service is Clinical Psychology led.

Some of our therapists are in the process of qualifying as psychological therapists. All therapists in training receive a high level of support and supervision in ensuring they provide a high quality therapy service to our clients.

Ihsaan has a professional advisory board available for consultation, supervision and advice.


Professor Abdur Rasjid Skinner
Consultant Clinical Psychologist.
BA(Dunelm), MSc, FRAI, C Psychol, AFBPsS

Dr Mahbub Khan
Consultant Clinical Psychologist.
BSc (Hons), PGCE, PG Cert, D Clin Psy C Psychol, AFBPsS (Doctorate in Clinical Psychology)

Uzma Khan
TA Psychotherapy Practitioner BSc (Hons), Dip TA

Aishah Kiran – Service Development Co-ordinator

Sajeda Patel MA Psychological Therapies, Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling

Abdul Hafeez  – Raqi & Herbalist

Team members

Salma Bibi – Administration Manager

Zahir Ahmed – Peer Support Facilitator

Madiha Ashraf – Counsellor
Bsc (Hons), Dip Islamic Studies, Dip Counselling

Ansa Ahmed – Counsellor BA (Hons), Dip Counselling

Masira Hans – Trainee Counsellor

Saadia Jabbar – Pg Diploma in Integrative Counselling & Psychotherapy. Level 3 Islamic Counselling Skills

Kawthar Alli – Trainee Counselling Psychologist

Professional Advisory Board

We are honoured to have had the Late Prof. Malik Badri (Clinical Psychologist/founder of the International Association of Islamic Psychology) on our board. May Allah accept all his efforts and give him the highest rank in Jannah.

Please click the link below to learn about his life and achievements.

Shaykh Dr Rafaqat Rashid, Academic Director, Al Balagh Academy,G.P and Imam

Dr Aysha Divan, Assoc. Professor Biological Sciences, University of Leeds

Dr Rufus May, Consultant Clinical Psychologist

Dr Majid Saleem, Consultant Clinical Psychologist

Shahnawaz Haque, Psychotherapist and Imam

Dr Abdallah Rothman, Principal of Cambridge Muslim College, Licensed Professional Counsellor.

Professional codes of conduct

All therapists work within the HCPC (Health and Care Professions Council), or BACP (British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy), or NCS (The National Counselling Society) or UKCP (UK Council for Psychotherapy) or BPS (British Psychological Society) ethical frameworks for good practice. Copies of the codes are available upon request.


All therapists attend regular clinical supervision in accordance with the ethical guidelines of their registering body.

Confidentiality policy

Ihsaan provides a confidential service. Ihsaan therapists will only, with the client’s permission, share information with other agencies. The only exception of this policy is when the client poses a risk to self or others. Ihsaan complies with the Data Protection Act (1998).


You can read more about our team on the biographies page.