Bachelor, K.A. University, 1976. Postgraduate, K.A. University, 1977. Master of Arts, K.A. University, 1978.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 1985.
Social worker, Ministry Education, 1976-1978; lecturer, K.A. U., Mecca, Saudi Arabia, 1978-1979; assistant, associate professor, Umm Al-Qura U., Mecca, 1986-1996; professor, Umm Al-Qura U., Mecca, since 1996.
Member American Psychological Association, WF for Mental Health, Saudi Society Educational and Psychological Research.
Married Badriah Awad Mohammed. Children: Salman, Abdul Rahman.