Welcome to the site http://www.spiritualpsyche.com. This site is about spirituality, psychology, health and well-being all of which are integral to our day to day living.
My name is Monir Ahmed. I obtained degrees (PG Dip, MPhil, MSc, BSc) in psychology. I worked in different mental health services both in the UK and abroad with a range of culturally diverse clients groups for more than 12 years. I speak English and Bengali/Bangla.
Having degrees in psychology and coming across culturally diverse population with a range of mental health issues and problems my interest grew to understand and discover the ultimate need and purpose of human life. My encounter with a faith community in 2012 helped me develop my interest further, ‘Human Transendence’ in particular and motivated me to explore Spirituality, Mental Health and Well-being. I then wanted to discover relationship between human cognition and spirituality and wondered whether this relationship could be used as a holistic model to understand better about ‘Human Transcendence’ as well as mental health and well-being. This led me study further about spirituality and well-being.
I am currently a postgraduate researcher at the Department of Theology and Religion, Durham University, England. My current research entitled ‘Relationship Between Transcendence and Well-being: A Cognitive Theological Analysis’ aims to integrate Transcendence and well-being with theological knowledge and psychological principle.
I am warm, empathetic, responsive and responsible person; highly attuned to the emotions, needs and motivations of others. I find potential in everyone, want to help others fulfill their potential. I may act as catalysts for individual and group growth. I am loyal, responsive to praise and criticism.
I am sociable, facilitate others in a group, and provide inspiring leadership. I am spiritual person, respect and value religions, cultures. I enjoy playing tennis, badminton. Driving, travelling, fishing are some of my hobbies. I also enjoy reading and learning about space, universe, nature-the ultimate origin and purpose of the creation.
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