Dr. Ketam Hamdan holds a Ph.D. in Psychology. Her dissertation research was on Spiritual Bypassing; how Muslims may use spiritual practices to bypass psychological issues. She also holds a Masters in Theological Studies in religion and psychology from Harvard University, as well as a Master’s of Science from Columbia University in Strategic Communications. Furthermore, she has worked around the world as an international management consultant and is passionate about fusing together multiple disciplines (i.e. psychology, leadership, religion, and neuroscience) to help awaken and make people more self-aware.
Recently, Dr. Hamdan helped launch Sakina Center, a non-profit Muslim mental health center in the Houston Community. She continuously gives mental health presentations on a variety of topics and leads development workshops. She specializes in relationships and is passionate about healing broken hearts and teaching people how to have happier relationships. She is a clinically certified Imago Therapist, developed by Harville Hendrix, author of the best-selling book, Getting the Love You Want, as seen on Oprah. As well as a Gottman trained therapist. Dr. Hamdan does not see educating and helping people as a profession, she sees it as her life work.