Who is Dr Farhang Holakouee?
Farhang Holakouee Naini was born on September 1, 1958 in Shiraz.
He is a psychologist, psychotherapist, marriage and family counselor, sociologist, economist, university professor, as well as a radio and television personality.
He currently resides in Los Angeles, USA.
Dr. Holakouee has two sons named Parham and Farid from his second failed marriage.
He prefers not to say anything about his personal life.
He hates curiosity about his private life. As a result, little is known about his private life.
Holakouee holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Utah, USA, and three Master’s Degrees in Psychology and Economics from the University of Tehran, and Marriage, Family, and Child Counseling from the University of Utah.
Prior to the revolution, he was a lecturer at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Tehran.
Dr. Holakouee received his Ph.D. in Sociological Analysis of the Iranian Constitutional Revolution in 1974 from the University of Utah.
Holakouee returned to Iran to serve his country after graduating from the United States in 1974.
In this regard, for some time, he headed the “Cultural and Social Committee” in the “Deputy for Planning and Policy-Making” of the National Radio and Television of Iran.
But after a few years, he became discouraged and returned to the United States due to disagreements with television officials.
Holakouee is now the director of the Beverly Hills Welfare Center and has worked as a marriage, family and child counselor at the center for many years.
Since 2000, he has hosted the television and radio program “Secrets and Needs” with the content of psychoanalysis.
It helps people who have problems with psychological, social, marriage, child rearing and related issues to face and solve the reality of life.
The number of callers to this program is estimated at 27,000.
Dr. Holakouee also conducts periodic seminars in various cities in Europe and throughout the United States.
His goal is to get acquainted with the human spirit and help human beings.
Of course, to achieve this, he emphasizes psychoanalysis.
Due to the fact that psychology is based on empirical view of human beings, psychologists today try to treat patients using psychoanalytic techniques.
Dr. Holakouee is also one of these artists.
In the method of psychoanalysis, it is emphasized that man is something beyond the body. In psychoanalysis, it is preferred that two human beings, with their shortcomings, sit opposite each other, reach the depths of the mind, and end our suffering.
This is a new method and Dr. Holakouee has been using technology, radio and television for many years to establish this deep and healing connection with humans.
In March 2014, he established a Persian-language radio culture for Iranians around the world.
The radio’s programs included arts and entertainment programs as well as science and research programs.
In addition to transmitting information to Persian speakers, the radio with Dr. Holakouee pursues other goals.
The importance of preserving the Persian language among Iranians abroad and maintaining the relationship between Iranians who grew up abroad and inside Iran has been one of the most important issues for them.
The main goal of radio is to increase the knowledge and awareness of the listeners, this radio has high hopes for real, moral changes and changes in vision and attitude in accordance with today’s complex world.
Dr. Holakouee, in continuation of the TV and radio program “Secrets and Needs” on Hamrah Radio, performs a live program twenty hours a week.
As Dr. Holakouee’s record states, he is a hard worker.
From the years he was studying until now, there has not been a day that he has not used his knowledge to help people.
This may be the reason for his popularity among different generations.
Dr. Holakouee’s dream with the truth and awareness that the culture of reading in Iran is declining, has made most of his works available in audio and video.
But there are also written works left by him. His PhD thesis in Sociology from the University of Utah is entitled A Sociological Analysis of the Iranian Legitimate Revolution, The Society Today, which is a translation and adaptation of the book Society Today.
Farhang Holakouee first got married in 1351, when he was twenty-eight years old.
But this life did not last more than four months and ended in separation.
He got married for the second time in 1980, which also led to divorce in 1998 after 18 years of living together. The fruit of this life is two children named Parham and Farid.
Dr. Holakouee stated in an interview: “I wish to die in Iran, not to have my body taken to Iran, I want to go, see there and die.
“I want this from the bottom of my heart and I hope the conditions are right.”
Recently, many videos of Dr. Holakouee’s conferences, talks, and advice on family relationships and health have been posted on social media, which could lead to a difficult life for people during the corona and many social and economic problems for young couples and parents in raising children. Be.
But perhaps the reason for Dr. Holakouee’s popularity is the careful and thoughtful consideration of all matters.
Provide different solutions to various problems with sincere and fatherly literature.
Despite the increase in the number of Iranian psychologists who are mostly focused on sexual issues in order to increase their followers.
Perhaps Dr. Holakouee, with his honesty and with the help of the latest scientific research in psychology and psychology in the discussion of family and stable and healthy relationship, has been able to be very popular among people and users of social networks.