Na’im Akbar is a clinical psychologist well known for his Afro-centric approach to psychology. On today’s program, Dr. Akbar offers insight and analysis of the social concerns affecting descendants of Africans living in the United States.
Afrocentric Scholar, Dr. Akbar offers an Afrocentric approach to understanding the social concerns affecting African-Americans.
His name is Dr. Na’im Akbar and his ideas have penetrated most aspects of progressive thought affecting the minds of African people throughout the world. Dr. Akbar’s insight and analysis of the social concerns affecting African-Americans in particular and humanity as a whole is soul stirring, superbly rational and highly informative. He is what they call a “Black Psychologist,” an “Afrocentric Scholar,” sharing his thoughts on national issues with the entire population through books, articles, lectures, seminars and radio talk shows. This scholar, psychologist, author, and lecturer was acclaimed by Essence Magazine as “one of the world’s preeminent psychologists and a pioneer in the development of an African-centered approach in modern psychology.”