Omar Patel

Toronto CA

About Me

Imam Omar Patel completed his formal Islamic education in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts in Arabic and Islamic Studies from Dar ul Ulum Azaadville, South Africa. Upon returning to Canada, he pursued his Master of Pastoral Studies with a specialization in Spiritual Care and Psychotherapy at the University of Toronto. 

In 2015, Imam Omar began his service as a Muslim Chaplain at the University of Toronto Scarborough campus. He has complemented his studies in Psychotherapy with certification from the Toronto Center for Psychotherapy and Counselling education.



Imam Omar has been serving the Muslim community since 2012 through various classes, seminars and workshops. He served as an Imam and Khatib throughout the GTA.

Imam Omar`s clinical experience includes working with children, adolescents, couples and family therapy to overcome various mental health and relationship concerns. 


Bachelors Arabic & Islamic Studies

Masters Pastoral Studies (Spiritual-care & Psychotherapy)

TCPCE Level 1 & 2