Religion and Mental Health

Religion and Mental Health: Research and Clinical Applications summarizes research on how religion may help people better cope or exacerbate their stress, covering its relationship to depression, anxiety, suicide, substance abuse, well-being, happiness, life satisfaction, optimism, generosity, gratitude and meaning and purpose in life. The book looks across religions and specific faiths, as well as to spirituality for those who don’t ascribe to a specific religion. It integrates research findings with best practices for treating mental health disorders for religious clients, also covering religious beliefs and practices as part of therapy to treat depression and posttraumatic stress disorder. Summarizes research findings on the relationship of religion to mental health Investigates religion’s positive and negative influence on coping Presents common findings across religions and specific faiths Identifies how these findings inform clinical practice interventions Describes how to use religious practices and beliefs as part of therapy

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  • Author : Harold G. Koenig
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 384 pages
  • ISBN : 0128112832
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Religion and Mental Health

Religion and Mental Health
  • Author : Harold G. Koenig
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 23 March 2018
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Religion and Mental Health: Research and Clinical Applications summarizes research on how religion may help people better cope or exacerbate their stress, covering its relationship to depression, anxiety, suicide, substance abuse, well-being, happiness, life satisfaction, optimism, generosity, gratitude and meaning and purpose in life. The book looks across religions and specific faiths, as well as to spirituality for those who don’t ascribe to a specific religion. It integrates research findings with best practices for treating mental health disorders for

Handbook of Religion and Mental Health

Handbook of Religion and Mental Health
  • Author : Harold G. Koenig
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 18 September 1998
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The Handbook of Religion and Mental Health is a useful resource for mental health professionals, religious professionals, and counselors. The book describes how religious beliefs and practices relate to mental health and influence mental health care. It presents research on the association between religion and personality, coping behavior, anxiety, depression, psychoses, and successes in psychotherapy and includes discussions on specific religions and their perspectives on mental health. Provides a useful resource for religious and mental health professionals Describes the connections

Faith and Mental Health

Faith and Mental Health
  • Author : Harold G Koenig
  • Publisher : Templeton Foundation Press
  • Release : 15 August 2009
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Dr. Harold Koenig is the brand in the growing field of spirituality and health. His groundbreaking research has been featured on national and international television and radio shows, on the covers of magazines, and in the headlines of newspapers. Now he opens a window on mental health, providing an unprecedented source of practical information about the relationship between religion mental health. Dr. Koenig examines how Christianity and other world religions deliver mental health services today, and he makes recommendations, based

Handbook of Spirituality,Religion, and Mental Health

Handbook of Spirituality,Religion, and Mental Health
  • Author : David H. Rosmarin,Harold G. Koenig
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 February 2020
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Research has indicated that spiritual and religious factors are strongly tied to a host of mental health variables, both positive and negative. That body of research has significantly grown since publication of the first edition 20 years ago. The second edition of the Handbook of Spirituality and Religion and Mental Health identifies not only whether religion and spirituality influence mental health and vice versa, but also how and for whom. The contents have been re-organized to speak specifically to categories of

Handbook of Religion and Health

Handbook of Religion and Health
  • Author : Harold Koenig,Dana King,Verna B. Carson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 06 February 2012
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The Handbook of Religion and Health has become the seminal research text on religion, spirituality, and health, outlining a rational argument for the connection between religion and health. The Second Edition completely revises and updates the first edition. Its authors are physicians: a psychiatrist and geriatrician, a primary care physician, and a professor of nursing and specialist in mental health nursing. The Second Edition surveys the historical connections between religion and health and grapples with the distinction between the terms

Spirituality and Psychiatry

Spirituality and Psychiatry
  • Author : Christopher C. H. Cook,Andrew Powell,Andrew Sims
  • Publisher : RCPsych Publications
  • Release : 01 June 2009
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This book explores the nature of spirituality, its relationship to religion, and the reasons for its importance in clinical practice. Different chapters focus on the key subspecialties of psychiatry, including psychotherapy, child and adolescent psychiatry, intellectual disability psychiatry, substance misuse psychiatry and old age psychiatry.

Religion and Prevention in Mental Health

Religion and Prevention in Mental Health
  • Author : Robert E Hess,Kenneth I Maton,Kenneth Pargament
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 23 June 2014
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Here is the first book which highlights the unique resource of religion in the field of prevention. Until now, religious systems have been a largely undertapped resource of talent, energy, care, and physical and financial assets. Religion and Prevention in Mental Health is a significant new volume that lays a general foundation for preventive work in the religious area. It presents a number of reasons for examining religion as a source for aiding prevention and well-being. The authors dispute the

Religion and Mental Health

Religion and Mental Health
  • Author : John F. Schumaker
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 15 October 1992
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This is an interdisciplinary collection of previously unpublished papers on the controversial relationship between religious behavior and mental health. Schumaker has assembled a distinguished international roster of contributors--sociologists and anthropologists as well as psychiatrists and psychologists of religion--representing a wide range of opinions concerning the mental health implications of religious belief and practice. Taken together, the papers provide a comprehensive overview of theory and research in the field. Included are papers on the interaction of religion and self-esteem, life meaning

Religion, Culture and Mental Health

Religion, Culture and Mental Health
  • Author : Kate Loewenthal
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 21 December 2006
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Are religious practices involving seeing visions and speaking in tongues beneficial or detrimental to mental health? Do some cultures express distress in bodily form because they lack the linguistic categories to express distress psychologically? Do some religions encourage clinical levels of obsessional behaviour? And are religious people happier than others? By merging the growing information on religion and mental health with that on culture and mental health, Kate Loewenthal enables fresh perspectives on these questions. This book deals with different

Faith and Health

Faith and Health
  • Author : Thomas G. Plante,Allen C. Sherman
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release : 02 August 2001
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This volume reviews and integrates the growing body of contemporary psychological research on the links between religious faith and health outcomes. It presents up-to-date findings from empirical studies of populations ranging from healthy individuals to those with specific clinical problems, including cancer, HIV/AIDS, and psychological disorders. Drawing on multiple perspectives in psychology, the book examines such critical questions as the impact of religious practices on health behaviors and health risks; the role played by faith in adaptation to illness

Spiritual, Religious, and Faith-Based Practices in Chronicity

Spiritual, Religious, and Faith-Based Practices in Chronicity
  • Author : Andrew R. Hatala,Kerstin Roger
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 01 September 2021
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This book explores how people draw upon spiritual, religious, or faith-based practices to support their mental wellness amidst forms of chronicity. From diverse global contexts and spiritual perspectives, this volume critically examines several chronic conditions, such as psychosis, diabetes, depression, oppressive forces of colonization and social marginalization, attacks of spirit possession, or other forms of persistent mental duress. As an inter- and transdisciplinary collection, the chapters include innovative ethnographic observations and over 300 in-depth interviews with care providers and individuals living

Creativity, Spirituality, and Mental Health

Creativity, Spirituality, and Mental Health
  • Author : Kelley Raab Mayo
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 13 May 2016
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This book emphasizes the integral connections between imagination, creativity, and spirituality and their role in healing. First, the author highlights the work of a neglected yet important psychoanalyst, Marion Milner - a painter and undeclared mystic - expanding her work on creativity, mysticism, and mental health. Second, she explores imagination and creativity as expressed in fostering hope and in spiritually-oriented therapies, particularly for mood, anxiety, and eating disorders - offering practical application of studies in imagination and the arts. Raab

Religion and Coping in Mental Health Care

Religion and Coping in Mental Health Care
  • Author : Joseph Pieper,Marinus van Uden,M. H. F. van Uden
  • Publisher : Rodopi
  • Release : 04 July 2022
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Joseph Pieper and Marinus van Uden have proposed a book consisting of previously published papers on the topics of religion, coping, and mental health care. It covers quite a bit of territory: the complex relationships be-tween religion and mental health, surveys that present the views of therapists and patients about the interface between religion and mental health, a case study of a religious patient struggling with psychological problems, empirical studies of religious coping among various groups, and a method for