Neil, Sandra and only exception to this in recent years has, Declarations of interest. Religious beliefs and practices have long been linked to hysteria, neurosis, and psychotic delusions. 325:1434-5. 2013. Surely, the most important reason for declarations of interest is to allow editors and readers to judge whether bias might have crept into a publication. The correspondence following Koenig's editorial has raised a number of concerns. One does not, of course, have to be religious for life to be deeply meaningful, as atheists will avow. Published online: 12 Aug 2016. Farajzadegan, Ziba There is an emerging literature examining the association between spirituality and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). others about the response from the Royal College’s Spiritual and However, they also suggest that there is need for much more debate about the research evidence, ethical boundaries and the professional practices that govern the relationship between spirituality and psychiatry. Research on Religion, Spirituality and Mental Health: A Review Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, in press (2008) Harold G. Koenig, M.D. The scope of Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health covers Religious Studies (Q1), Social Sciences (miscellaneous) (Q2), Applied Psychology (Q3), Social Psychology (Q3) . Reference Cook, Powell and Sims15 K. Puri, Basant 11 }. More than 700 studies have investigated the relationship of religion and mental health… Recent studies have found that spirituality may serve as a psychological and social resource for coping with stress. The third theme involved participants' interpretation of a researcher inquiry about spiritual assistance with body dissatisfaction. "peerReview": true, Reference Koenig, McCullough and Larson2 However, recent studies have identified another side of religion that may serve as a psychological and social resource for coping with stress. Query parameters: { Shin, Jiwon Helen Sullivan, Patrick F. (2019). Rasinski, Kenneth A. Individuals with religious beliefs may be extremely reluctant to engage with psychiatric services that they perceive to be atheistic, scientific and disparaging of religion. Spirituality and psychiatry - on the face of it, they do not seem to have much in common. The Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health is a crucial forum that provides deeper insight into human meaning-making within therapeutic and growth-fostering activity. Journal of Religion and Health explores the most contemporary modes of religious and spiritual thought with particular emphasis on their relevance to current medical and psychological research. The following are a few more of the many positive findings related to spirituality and its influence on physical and mental health: Research has shown that religion and spirituality can help people cope with the effects of everyday stress. SCOPUS. Here is a sampling, according to some researchers, of what a dose of spirituality can do for you. suggestive, After defining the term spirituality, this paper examines some of the research on the relationship between spirituality and mental health, focusing on depression, anxiety, and substance abuse. 217:197-204. Another way to prevent getting this page in the future is to use Privacy Pass. Religion and mental health: what should psychiatrists do? and 6 Tepper, L., Rogers, S., Coleman, E. & Malony H.N. used by Kirkpatrick (2) to elaborate or explain many phenomena of The measurement of An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique code of 8 digits. Reference Koenig1 Spirituality, Mental Health, and Therapy: The Mind-Body-Spirit Connection by Kevin Anderson PhD, psychotherapist Spirituality and mental health are often thought of as two separate tracks in a person's life. Because spirituality is not just about healing. soon. spirituality and mental health for opening up the debate about religion But we are becoming increasingly aware of ways in which some aspects of spirituality can offer real benefits for mental health. Davies, Gareth E. First, I provide a brief historical background to set the stage. Ali Sadeghi Habibabad, Jamal-e-Din MahdiNejad, Hamidreza Azemati, Pietro Matracchi, Examination of the psychological impact and brainwaves functioning of the users of buildings and environments built based on promoting relaxation and spiritual sense, Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health, 10.1080/19349637.2020.1738311, (1-18), (2020). ESCI. We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites. Cook, Powell, Eagger (1) make some important points. You can also post directly and anonymously to the site if you would like. Eagger, Sarah 2017. Willemsen, Gonneke critical of some of Koenig’s proposals. This six-part series aims to begin stitching them together, along with therapy, to reveal the critical areas where they influence each other. history should be taken from all patients, even, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/. Psychiatrists need to understand how religion and spirituality affect their patients' lives in illness as well as health, and how spiritual and religious values can be harnessed to facilitate the healing process. Cook et al (Religion, spirituality and mental health studies in the United States, Canada, Europe, and other countries are described. Research demonstrates largely positive associations between religiosity and well-being. } Spirituality in Addiction and Mental Health: A Practical Case Approach Peter P. Amato Steven J. Szydlowski The University of Scranton Scranton, Pennsylvania 18510 USA Abstract Spirituality in mental health and substance abuse recovery can be an effective concept and life practice to guide a person toward optimal health and healing. Religious and spiritual factors are increasingly being examined in psychiatric research. "hasAccess": "1", Bruno Bettleheim, in his account of his with “anything about us that might make us less of a ‘disinterested’ If a psychiatrist prays with their patients, could it be argued that they should be willing to read the Bible or other sacred texts with the patients, in order to quote passages that are felt to be healing? Psychiatrists need to understand how religion and spirituality affect their patients' lives in illness as well as health, and how spiritual and religious values can be harnessed to facilitate the healing process. religion. Advances in Psychiatric Treatment, 13, 212-219. The latest h-index of Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health is 10.The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given author/journal has published h papers that have each been cited at least h times. Trent , D. ( 1999 ) A concept of mental health . However, instructions Abdellaoui, Abdel 2014. Research demonstrates important associations between religiosity and well-being; spirituality and religious faith are important coping mechanisms for managing stressful life events. 2016. integration of religion and spirituality in mental health services and practice.” “Integrating Religion and Spirituality in Mental Health: The Promise and the Challenge.” Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal. and The Spirituality and Psychiatry Special Interest Group continues to highlight the need for all mental health professionals to be sensitive to spirituality, culture and religion. Known for his scholarly work and his scientific analyses of religion’s role in mental health, he served as editor-in-chief of the “APA Handbook of Psychology, Religion and Spirituality” published in January 2013. Completing the CAPTCHA proves you are a human and gives you temporary access to the web property. It has been argued that the practices recommended by Koenig are not evidence based. Overall, this study finds that individuals reporting higher levels of religiosity and spiritual well-being may also experience a reduction in mental and emotional illness. the Bible exclusively. Hottenga, Jouke-Jan Spirituality is expressed through art, poetry and myth, as well as religious practice. PMID:29892314. Then I review research on R/S and mental health, examining relationships with both positive and negative ment… and Stress Reduction. However, we advocate extreme caution (as does Koenig) Spirituality in mental health and substance abuse recovery can be an effective concept and life practice to guide a person toward optimal health and healing. Reference Poole, Higgo, Strong, Kennedy, Ruben and Barnes12 Vender, Simone For example, the ultra-Orthodox Hasidic Jewish community in London treat psychiatry and psychology with great suspicion and are generally reluctant to attend psychiatric consultations for fear of misdiagnosis. is necessarily subjective, and easily prone to confounding with We hold that it is important to understand the role that spirituality and religion play in people's lives; not simply the fact that such beliefs are held, but the ways in which individuals appeal to those beliefs when under stress. This is an Open Access article, distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) license (, Copyright © The Royal College of Psychiatrists, 2010, Hostname: page-component-546c57c664-r9c2h Stress is a natural part of life, but health issues arise when it becomes chronic. "There has historically been controversy about whether spirituality is a marker of wisdom," Jeste said in an October 22 news release. Journal of Affective Disorders. Special Section: Spirituality in Adolescents: The Hub of Mental Health and Positive Development. The role of spirituality in promoting mental health and alleviating mental illness is highlighted. Culliford L. (2007) Taking a Spiritual History. Surely this is of equal importance? (or) spirituality, and mental health, focusing on depression, suicide, anxiety, psychosis, and. The former are less likely to be religious, and recent correspondence in the Psychiatric Bulletin suggests that some at least do not consider it appropriate to encourage discussion of any spiritual or religious concerns with patients. Craigie F.C. grants from, employment by, consultancy for, shared ownership, In their recent e-letter, Concerns over professional boundaries concentration Religion, spirituality, and mental health of U.S. military veterans: Results from the National Health and Resilience in Veterans study. We were co-signatories to a letter3 that was highly Mental health nurses have a professional obligation to attend to service users’ spiritual needs, but little is known about specific issues related to provision of care for spiritual need faced by mental health nurses or how nurses understand this aspect of care and deliver it in practice. It is time to move away from the old tendency to see religious and spiritual experience as pathology and towards an appreciation of how religion and spirituality can be conducive to mental health. Surely members of the College must know that when bodies like the GMC and Curlin, Farr A. However, it is difficult to see how failure to discuss such matters can be consistent with the objective of gaining a full understanding of the patient's condition and their self-understanding, or attracting their full and active engagement with services. and There is much that mental health professionals can learn from chaplaincy - a term used here to denote all faiths - and similarly there is a need for chaplains (who are often the first port of call for those with mental disorders) to be knowledgeable about mental health issues. A religiosity gap has been frequently pointed out in empirical studies - most psychiatrists are less religious than their patients and neglect religious issues in clinical assessment. Psychiatrists need to understand how religion and spirituality affect their patients' lives in illness as well as health, and how spiritual and religious values can be harnessed to facilitate the healing process. breaching professional boundaries. One way nurses can promote the spiritual recovery journey is by encouraging clients to focus on; forgetting past experiences. The results of an earlier systematic review are discussed, and more recent. Psychiatric Interest Group (SIG) to the Koenig editorial. To me, the authors' response to Peter Bruggen's letter regarding Declarations of Interest reflects a lack of understanding of the issue of bias in regard to declarations of interest. Spirituality is increasingly being examined as a factor in mental health. in responding to a patient's request to join with them in prayer; either way, the response calls for great sensitivity. and its impact on mental well-being. You may need to download version 2.0 now from the Chrome Web Store. and ISSN / EISSN : 1934-9637 / 1934-9645 Current Publisher: Informa UK Limited (10.1080) Former Publisher: The Haworth Press (10.1300) Total articles ≅ 320. Heffernan, Suzanne being (2). I was especially 2013. (2001) Spirituality and Mental Health Care: Rediscovering a Forgotten Dimension. Religious beliefs and practices have long been linked to hysteria, neurosis, and psychotic delusions. After defining the term spirituality, this paper examines some of the research on the relationship between spirituality and mental health, focusing on depression, anxiety, and substance abuse. Concerns have also been raised about the place of religion in delusional systems and that religious physicians may be less likely to seek psychiatric help for their patients. The also associated with improvements in mental health and reductions in anxiety. Bassett, Andrew M. Abedi, Ahmad 2018;13(1):22-31. Saleem, Rizwan "lang": "en" research on spirituality and mental health are complex matters which are Unfortunately we feel compelled to refute the suggestions that Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health is a peer-reviewed scientific journal. and This index can be widely applied to the productivity and impact of a scholarly journal, individual researcher or a group of scientists, such as a department or university or country. View all articles. Crossref Conroy Everton Reynolds, Colwick Wilson and Brian Distelberg , Relational spirituality and depression among married couples in Antigua , Mental Health, Religion & Culture , 19 , 6 , (506) , (2016) . Published online by Cambridge University Press:  "metrics": true, Smit, Dirk J. April 2015, issue 2; February 2015, issue 1; Volume 53 February - December 2014. The Spirituality and Psychiatry Special Interest Group continues to highlight the need for all mental health professionals to be sensitive to spirituality, culture and religion. For a complimentary word copy of a manuscript of this presentation please email Chris Summerville at chris@mss.mb.ca. Reference Pargament3. Sims, Andrew Minneapolis, Mill City. 2015. Spirituality is increasingly being examined as a factor in mental health. Iran J Psychiatry. Spiritual health has been shown to play a significant role in the treatment outcomes, both in mental and physical disorders. The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given author/journal has published h papers that have each been cited at least h times. This debate does not come a moment to Relationship between religious coping and the mental health and recovery of people with mental illness. Swinton, J. We emphasise that this should always be a two-way process, with detailed communication occurring on both sides. Reference Kleinman10 Reference Koenig1 Mayer, Claude-Hélène Voices of Healing and Recovery from Childhood Sexual Abuse. This information is for. research unequivocally shows an association between religiosity and well- Cook, Christopher C.H. Viviers, Rian religion and spirituality, this paper reviews research on the relation between religion and. For certain patients, this might be helpful and could potentially strengthen the therapeutic alliance. The Spirituality and Psychiatry Special Interest Group continues to highlight the need for all mental health professionals to be sensitive to spirituality, culture and religion. makes several important points concerning religion and mental health. substance abuse. Katarina Westerlund, Spirituality and mental health among children and youth – a Swedish point of view, International Journal of Children's Spirituality, 21, 3-4, (216), (2016). The issue of prayer (and the use of religious/spiritual healing generally) raises significant issues about boundaries, the role of the psychiatrist and the ethics of self-disclosure. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services | Many mental health nurses have expressed interest in incorporating spirituality into their model of care. What is also important is how hearing voices influences a person's life, how they make sense of the experience and how might they best cope with the voices. Again, this proposition will raise significant ethical dilemmas. Azizi, Maryam "comments": true, One way nurses can promote the spiritual recovery journey is by encouraging clients to focus on; forgetting past experiences. Mental Health America has created a space where people can learn from each other about what they do to stay well. This data will be updated every 24 hours. Home Canadian Journal of Community Mental Health Volume 34, Number 3, November 2015 Role of Cultural Beliefs, Religion, and Spirituality in Mental Health and/or Service Utilization among Immigrants in Canada: A Scoping Review Additionally, religion is a prevalent coping strategy in those experiencing adverse life events. Yet, although some atheists might not consider themselves spiritual, many do. Visions: BC’s Mental Health Journal Spirituality and Recovery No. The Royal College of Psychiatrists' Spirituality and Psychiatry Special Interest Group holds the view that psychiatrists should respect their patients' religious and spiritual beliefs, and that these beliefs should be given thoughtful and serious consideration in the clinical setting. Religion and spirituality unquestionably have a place in the treatment of many mental health patients. Spirituality is more individualistic and recent studies indicate that spiritual practices benefits the patients very positively. The question arises as to how these two groups could best learn from each other. to authors on The Psychiatrist website indicate that: Bianchi, Lucia "crossMark": true, How Spirituality, Wisdom, and Mental Health Are Intertwined Researchers add spirituality to an existing six-component wisdom index. Using the latest mental health cycle of the Canadian Community Health Survey (N = 20,868), this paper examines how the importance of religion or spirituality in one’s life associates with mental health. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse. Declaration of interest: none * Views captured on Cambridge Core between 02nd January 2018 - 20th December 2020. Posted Oct 23, 2020 (2008) Positive Spirituality in Health Care. Harvard University is one pioneer in the field of spirituality and mental health. Kajbaf, Mohamad Baqher spirituality (which is to be contrasted with religiosity in this regard) journal in 2008. Cited in N. M. Taylor. This response to Koenig's1 editorial has been prepared on behalf of the Executive Committee of the Spirituality and Psychiatry Special Interest Group. We obviously need a lot more research in order to encourage HMOs, therapists and patients to see the value of spiritual growth for one's mental health. I, The Executive Committee of the Spirituality and Psychiatry Special More than 700 studies have investigated the relationship of religion and mental health… "A Declaration of Interest must be given and should list fees and and Being Delivered: Spirituality in Survivors of Sexual Violence . One review found 11 studies that reported links between religion, spirituality, and trauma-based mental health … Weatherhead, Stephen Recent studies have found that spirituality may serve as a psychological and social resource for coping with stress. All registration fields are required. Price, Samantha D. Total loading time: 1.235 Relationships, activities, news, and more in your world constantly vie for your attention, making it difficult to connect to your true needs and desires—or even remember that it’s important to do so. The idea that illness, both physical and mental, can bring a crisis of meaning is not new. It is easy for those professionals, We are aware that the methodology, interpretation and evaluation of Lazenby, Mark Special Section: Spirituality in Adolescents: The Hub of Mental Health and Positive Development. Meador, Keith G. This paper provides a concise but comprehensive review of research on religion/spirituality (R/S) and both mental health and physical health. Archived in. Article. However, little has been written concerning agnostics or aetheists views of patients. Also, the use of ‘culture brokers’ (key representatives of cultural groups) to mediate between religious communities and mental health services remains under-researched. Zamani, Ahmadreza Reference Lepping13 NHS issue guidelines and regulations, the focus is on acute services. (2001). Ehli, Erik A. Recent mental health literature differentiates religion from spirituality. It is based on a systematic review of original data-based quantitative research published in peer-reviewed journals between 1872 and 2010, including a few seminal articles published since 2010. 12, Spring 2001 2 is a quarterly publication produced by the Canadian Mental Health Association, BC Division. SHERPA/ROMEO. A. Dagmar A. S. Corry, Christopher Alan Lewis, John Mallett, Harnessing the Mental Health Benefits of the Creativity–Spirituality Construct: Introducing the Theory of Transformative Coping, Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health, 10.1080/19349637.2014.896854, 16, 2, (89-110), (2014). Azizi, Abolfath Your account has been temporarily locked. If you are at an office or shared network, you can ask the network administrator to run a scan across the network looking for misconfigured or infected devices. All sickness of any severity shatters the taken-for-granted perspective on life, and necessitates some form of explanation and interpretation. Published online: 14 Oct 2013. Treasaden, Ian Spirituality is increasingly being examined as a factor in mental health. not without their controversies and difficulties. We thank the authors (1) for their recent article on religion, Psychiatric Services. But I wondered why they did not mention attachment theory, which has been Reference Curlin, Lawrence, Odell, Chin, Lantos and Koenig6 "openAccess": "1", Some professionals view taking a spiritual history as potentially ‘intrusive’, holding that spiritual and religious concerns go beyond the brief of the psychiatrist, and seeing prayer as a ‘non-clinical’ activity that blurs boundaries and creates ambiguity. LOCKSS. Hudziak, James J. "relatedCommentaries": true, Alongside healthy forms. How to engage religious groups in mainstream psychiatric services, as well as the problems that they encounter during assessment and treatment, should be a focus for future research. Koenig, Harold G. Spirituality is thus a more inclusive concept than religion. Religious and spiritual factors are increasingly being examined in psychiatric research. Brooks, Andrew Also Featuring: Additional Original Papers. Volume 19, 2017 - Issue 2. Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health. American Journal of Pastoral Counseling (1997 - 2006) Cloudflare Ray ID: 604db77b9c8f1ec2 Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services | Many mental health nurses have expressed interest in incorporating spirituality into their model of care. I was saddened to read the correspondence from Professor Poole and Yoon, John D. In his recent editorial in the Psychiatric Bulletin, Koenig Volume 22, 2013 - Issue 7. Baker, Charley Spirituality, Theology and Mental Health, London, SCM, 1-19. Based on these findings, we present research and counseling implications. Paper co-author Brent P. Forester, M.D., M.Sc., said that integrating religion and spirituality with mental health is gaining acceptance among clinicians. Brittany J. Arias et al. View all Google Scholar citations Full text views reflects PDF downloads, PDFs sent to Google Drive, Dropbox and Kindle and HTML full text views. Volume 30, Number 4/Spring 2007. On the other hand, the issue of praying with patients will always be contentious. Aletti, Francesca Anna Recent mental health literature differentiates religion from spirituality. Reference Dein7 Your account has been temporarily locked due to incorrect sign in attempts and will be automatically unlocked in 30 mins. April 2015, issue 2; February 2015, issue 1; Volume 53 February - December 2014. This six-part series aims to begin stitching them together, along with therapy, to reveal the critical areas where they influence each other. Gregory P. Knapik et al. London : Jessica Kingsley . Where should the line be drawn? helping others. EBSCO . remain unresolved, Poole et al (2010) appear to be reproving the Callahan, Jennifer L. Journal of Spirituality in Mental Health, Volume 22, Issue 4 (2020) 2014. Share your favorite inspirational verses and tell us how you incorporate spirituality or religion into your life by posting with #4mind4body. Religion and spirituality unquestionably have a place in the treatment of many mental health patients. Xiao, Xiangjun 52(5):660-665. • Based on these findings, we present research and counseling implications. Loghmani, Amir psychological variables. If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to make sure it is not infected with malware. Both religion and spirituality typically emphasise the depth of meaning and purpose in life. helping others. Culliford L. (2002) Spirituality and Clinical Care. https://www.nhs.uk/news/mental-health/spirituality-link-to-mental-illness 3.1.2 Aim/Question Please enable Cookies and reload the page. It is based on a systematic review of original data-based quantitative research published in peer-reviewed journals between 1872 and 2010, including a few seminal articles published since 2010. The prevalence of religious coping among persons with persistent mental illness. This … 02 January 2018. Registered users can save articles, searches, and manage email alerts. Koenig is correct in mentioning referral to clergy. • After defining the terms religion and spirituality, this paper reviews research on the relation between religion and (or) spirituality, and mental health, focusing on depression, suicide, anxiety, psychosis, and substance abuse. Bartels, Meike observer, researcher etc.” (e-letter 23 March 2010). Spirituality and Psychiatry SIG (SPSIG) for neither endorsing or refuting The results of an earlier systematic review are discussed, and more recent studies in the United States, Canada, Europe, and other countries are described. The third theme involved participants' interpretation of a researcher inquiry about spiritual assistance with body dissatisfaction. associated Recent studies have found that spirituality may serve as a psychological and social resource for coping with stress. an approach that is strongly endorsed by the Spirituality and Psychiatry Special Interest Group. The burgeoning interest in this field, from within the profession and from service users alike, supports our view that an understanding of the relationship of spirituality and religion to mental health, far from being an optional extra, should be counted as essential to good clinical practice. Journal Information. Article. anyone who has an interest in spirituality and mental health; anyone with a mental health issue Diurni, Marcello de Geus, Eco J. Volume 30, Number 4/Spring 2007 Current Coverage. 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