religion and psychology
Summary: The interrelationship of psychology and religion.
Publications273 found, 100 shown here
- Religious involvement, spirituality, and medicine: implications for clinical practiceP S Mueller
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, 55905, USA
Mayo Clin Proc 76:1225-35. 2001..Furthermore, many sources of spiritual care (e.g., chaplains) are available to clinicians to address the spiritual needs of patients...
- Religious attendance increases survival by improving and maintaining good health behaviors, mental health, and social relationshipsW J Strawbridge
Human Population Laboratory, Berkeley, CA 94704-1011, USA
Ann Behav Med 23:68-74. 2001..Further understanding the mechanisms involved could aid health promotion and intervention efforts...
- Widowhood and spirituality: coping responses to bereavementScott T Michael
The University of Alabama, Department of Psychology, Box 870348, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0348, USA
J Women Aging 15:145-65; discussion 185-7. 2003..After reviewing the literature the authors conclude that older women use religious coping as well as religious and spiritual beliefs and behaviors to facilitate positive adjustment to the loss of a spouse...
- Religious involvement and 6-year course of depressive symptoms in older Dutch citizens: results from the Longitudinal Aging Study AmsterdamArjan W Braam
Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Aging Health 16:467-89. 2004..Expanding on cross-sectional studies, associations are examined between religious involvement and the 6-year course of depressive symptoms in older adults...
- Religious coping methods as predictors of psychological, physical and spiritual outcomes among medically ill elderly patients: a two-year longitudinal studyKenneth I Pargament
Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Ohio 43403, USA
J Health Psychol 9:713-30. 2004..g. punishing God reappraisal, interpersonal religious discontent) were predictive of declines in health. Patients who continue to struggle with religious issues over time may be particularly at risk for health-related problems...
- Effect of religion on suicide attempts in outpatients with schizophrenia or schizo-affective disorders compared with inpatients with non-psychotic disordersPhilippe Huguelet
Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Departement de Psychiatrie, Service de Psychiatrie Adulte, Secteur 1 Eaux Vives, Rue du 31 Décembre 36, CH 1207 Geneve, Switzerland
Eur Psychiatry 22:188-94. 2007..Interventions aiming to lower the number of suicide attempts in patients with schizophrenia should take these data into account...
- Religiosity/spirituality and pain in patients with sickle cell diseaseM Ojinga Harrison
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 193:250-7. 2005....
- Religion and psychosis: a common evolutionary trajectory?Simon Dein
Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, Charles Bell House, 67 Riding House Street, London WC1 7EY, UK
Transcult Psychiatry 48:318-35. 2011..It is suggested that religion and schizophrenia have perhaps had a related evolutionary trajectory...
- The Dark Night of the Soul: causes and resolution of emotional distress among contemplative nunsGlòria Durà-Vilà
Academic Unit of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Imperial College London, London, UK
Transcult Psychiatry 47:548-70. 2010..We conclude by discussing the clinical implications of this religious narrative, highlighting the importance of incorporating existential issues into clinical practice...
- An analysis of suicide and undetermined deaths in 17 predominantly Islamic countries contrasted with the UKColin Pritchard
Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, UK
Psychol Med 37:421-30. 2007..It has been suggested that to avoid under-reporting of suicides, both formal suicide verdicts and OVD should be considered together because OVD may contain 'hidden' suicides...
- Religious and nonreligious coping in older adults experiencing chronic painKaren S Dunn
School of Nursing, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan 48309, USA
Pain Manag Nurs 5:19-28. 2004..Older women also reported using diversion and exercise significantly more often than did older men...
- Religious coping among Jews: development and initial validation of the JCOPEDavid H Rosmarin
Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
J Clin Psychol 65:670-83. 2009..Results suggest that the JCOPE has good psychometric properties, and that religious coping is a significant predictor of psychological distress among Jews...
- The psychological outcome of religious coping with stressful life events in a Swiss sample of church attendeesUrs Winter
Saint Otmar Church, St Gallen, Switzerland
Psychother Psychosom 78:240-4. 2009..In contrast to the United States, the effect of R/S on psychological adjustment to stress is a widely unexplored area in Europe...
- The experiences of carers in Taiwanese culture who have long-term schizophrenia in their families: a phenomenological studyX Y Huang
School of Nursing and Nursing Department, China Medical University and Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 16:874-83. 2009....
- A randomized trial of the effect of prayer on depression and anxietyPeter A Boelens
University of Mississippi, USA
Int J Psychiatry Med 39:377-92. 2009..To investigate the effect of direct contact person-to-person prayer on depression, anxiety, positive emotions, and salivary cortisol levels...
- Religion and women's health in Ghana: insights into HIV/AIDs preventive and protective behaviorBaffour K Takyi
Department of Sociology, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 1905, USA
Soc Sci Med 56:1221-34. 2003....
- Religiousness and depression: evidence for a main effect and the moderating influence of stressful life eventsTimothy B Smith
Department of Counseling Psychology, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602 5093, USA
Psychol Bull 129:614-36. 2003..g., avoiding difficulties through religious activities, blaming God for difficulties) associated with higher levels of depressive symptoms, the opposite direction of the overall findings...
- Spirituality and religion in patients with HIV/AIDSSian Cotton
Health Services Research and Development, VA Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
J Gen Intern Med 21:S5-13. 2006....
- An increase in religiousness/spirituality occurs after HIV diagnosis and predicts slower disease progression over 4 years in people with HIVGail Ironson
Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
J Gen Intern Med 21:S62-8. 2006..However, confronting a major medical crisis may be a time when people turn to the sacred...
- Religion, self-regulation, and self-control: Associations, explanations, and implicationsMichael E McCullough
Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
Psychol Bull 135:69-93. 2009..The authors conclude with suggestions for future research...
- Suicide and attempted suicide in PakistanM M Khan
Department of Psychiatry, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
Crisis 19:172-6. 1998..It is important that researchers in Islamic countries like Pakistan not be deterred by the apparent low rates of suicide in these countries, but conduct further research in this important yet neglected public-health problem...
- HIV and Islam: is HIV prevalence lower among Muslims?Peter B Gray
Department of Anthropology, Peabody Museum, Harvard University, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Soc Sci Med 58:1751-6. 2004..g., vs. extramarital affairs) and other factors, but that benefits arising from circumcision may help account for lower HIV prevalence among Muslims...
- Religion and coping with serious medical illnessH G Koenig
Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Ann Pharmacother 35:352-9. 2001..To review and discuss some of the research published in the last several decades that has addressed the role that religion plays in helping patients cope with serious medical illness...
- Religion and anxiety: a critical review of the literatureAndrea K Shreve-Neiger
West Virginia University, Life Sciences Building, 53 Campus Drive, P O Box 6040, Morgantown 26506, USA
Clin Psychol Rev 24:379-97. 2004..Conceptual and methodological weaknesses that potentially threaten the validity and generalizability of the findings are discussed. Finally, conclusions and directions for future research are provided...
- Gender differences in the association between religious involvement and depression: the Cache County (Utah) studyMaria C Norton
Department of Family, Consumer and Human Development, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322 4440, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:P129-36. 2006..Though causality cannot be determined here, these findings suggest that the association between religious involvement and depression may differ substantially between men and women...
- Religion and nurses' attitudes to euthanasia and physician assisted suicideJoris Gielen
Interdisciplinary Centre for the Study of Religion and World View, Leuven, Belgium
Nurs Ethics 16:303-18. 2009..We concluded that no study has so far exhaustively investigated the relationship between religion or world view and nurses' attitudes towards euthanasia or physician assisted suicide and that further research is required...
- Political, religious and occupational identities in context: placing identity status paradigm in contextOlga Solomontos-Kountouri
School of Psychology and Human Development, Institute of Education, University of London, 25 Woburn Square, London WC1 H 0AA, UK
J Adolesc 31:241-58. 2008..The fact that identity status is found to be reactive to context suggests that developmental stage models of identity status should place greater emphasis on context...
- The effects of religion, superstition, and perceived gender inequality on the degree of suicide intent: a study of serious attempters in ChinaJie Zhang
Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing, China
Omega (Westport) 55:185-97. 2007..The socio-psychological traits and traditional culture values and norms have important impacts on suicide patterns in Chinese societies...
- Influence of spirituality and religiousness on substance misuse in patients with schizophrenia or schizo-affective disorderPhilippe Huguelet
Departement de Psychiatrie, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Geneve, Switzerland
Subst Use Misuse 44:502-13. 2009..It played a negative role in 3% of cases. Religion may play a role in the recovery of schizophrenia patients with substance misuse comorbidity...
- Religion and spirituality along the suicidal pathErminia Colucci
Centre for International Mental Health, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne VIC Australia
Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:229-44. 2008....
- Atheism and mental healthRob Whitley
Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
Harv Rev Psychiatry 18:190-4. 2010....
- Religious commitment, religious coping and anxiety: a study in German patients with breast cancerC Zwingmann
Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 17:361-70. 2008..In contrast, positive religious coping did not function as a moderator and appeared to be closely related to religious commitment. This may be due to the specific religious-cultural background in Germany...
- Mental health service utilization of Somali adolescents: religion, community, and school as gateways to healingB Heidi Ellis
Department of Psychiatry, Children s Hospital Boston, 21 Autumn Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Transcult Psychiatry 47:789-811. 2010..The GPM provides a helpful model for understanding refugee youth access to services, and an elaborated model is presented showing how existing pathways to help could be built upon to improve refugee youth access to services...
- Research on religion, spirituality, and mental health: a reviewHarold G Koenig
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
Can J Psychiatry 54:283-91. 2009....
- Religion, spirituality, and their relevance to medicine: an updateAndrew J Weaver
Am Fam Physician 73:1336-7. 2006
- Religious participation as a predictor of mental health status and treatment outcomes in older personsHongtu Chen
Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:144-53. 2007..This study focuses on examining the relations of religious participation and affiliation to mental health status among older primary care patients, and to the use and clinical outcomes of mental health services...
- Spiritual well-being, sleep disturbance, and mental and physical health status in HIV-infected individualsKenneth D Phillips
University of South Carolina, College of Nursing, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:125-39. 2006..Every study participant reported sleep disturbance. The findings suggest that spiritual well-being and sleep quality need to be assessed so appropriate interventions can be implemented to improve health outcomes in this population...
- Relationships of religion and spirituality to glycemic control in Black women with type 2 diabetesKelley Newlin
College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 33431, USA
Nurs Res 57:331-9. 2008..Although religion and spirituality are prominent in the lives of Black women with type 2 diabetes (T2DM), there is little research on the relationships of religion and spirituality to glycemic control (GC) in this population...
- Meaning, spirituality, and wellness in cancer survivorsMary L S Vachon
Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Semin Oncol Nurs 24:218-25. 2008..To explore the concepts of meaning, spirituality, and wellness in cancer survivors...
- From spirituality to coping strategy: making sense of chronic illnessWendy Greenstreet
Department of Adult Nursing Studies, Faculty of Health and Social Care, Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury, Kent
Br J Nurs 15:938-42. 2006..In understanding how patients make sense of their circumstances nurses are more likely to be able to offer appropriate support to effect coping...
- Perceptions of incorporating spirituality into their care: a phenomenological study of female patients on hemodialysisRuth A Tanyi
Loma Linda University, School of Public Health, CA, USA
Nephrol Nurs J 33:532-8. 2006..Participants expressed that nephrology nurses are uniquely positioned to understand their individualized spiritual needs and implement spiritual care...
- Spiritual experiences of parents and caregivers who have children with disabilities or special needsSusan Speraw
The University of Tennessee College of Nursing, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 4180, USA
Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:213-30. 2006..No parent or caregiver perceived nurses as having an awareness of or interest in spirituality within families of children who have special needs...
- The experience of hope for informal caregivers of palliative patientsLorraine F Holtslander
College of Nursing, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
J Palliat Care 21:285-91. 2005..Health care professionals need to recognize and value the experience of hope for the informal caregivers of palliative patients...
- Treading lightly: spirituality issues in mental health nursingClare Wilding
Charles Sturt University, Albury, New South Wales, Australia
Int J Ment Health Nurs 15:144-52. 2006..For these reasons, it is proposed that mental health professionals must be prepared to discuss patients' spiritual needs in the context of their health concerns...
- Spiritual issues in psychiatric careWanda K Mohr
Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, USA
Perspect Psychiatr Care 42:174-83. 2006..Accordingly, they should screen patients and strive to meet patient needs for spiritual expression, while recognizing that there are important boundary and ethical issues in psychiatric mental health settings...
- A qualitative examination of a spiritually-based intervention and self-management in the workplaceT Anne Richards
Public Health Institute, Oakland, California, USA
Nurs Sci Q 19:231-9. 2006..The findings suggest that this program can be an effective intervention among nurses in dealing with the demands of the healthcare environment and may be a resource for continuing education curricula...
- Uncertainty appraisal coping and quality of life in breast cancer survivorsTipaporn Wonghongkul
Faculty of Nursing, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Cancer Nurs 29:250-7. 2006..All 3 variables explained 21.8% variance of quality of life. Uncertainty and harm appraisal influence quality of life in breast cancer survivors. Suggestions and further implications were included...
- Racism-related stress, Africultural coping, and religious problem-solving among African AmericansMa at E Lyris Lewis-Coles
Department of Counseling, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, NY 10019, USA
Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 12:433-43. 2006..Individual racism-related stress was not predictive of any forms of Africultural coping strategies or religious problem-solving. Implications of the findings are discussed...
- Parting gifts: the spiritual needs of childrenEmily Hufton
A and E Department, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
J Child Health Care 10:240-50. 2006..It is identified that for carers, a degree of self-awareness is crucial in order to develop an open and flexible working definition of what spirituality is and means...
- The impact of religiousness, spirituality, and social support on psychological well-being among older adults in rural areasDong Pil Yoon
J Gerontol Soc Work 48:281-98. 2007....
- Promoting spiritual health in home healthcareElizabeth Johnston Taylor
Loma Linda University, School of Nursing, Loma Linda, CA 92354, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 26:367-74. 2008..After a review of pertinent theory and research, clinical implications are identified, including appropriate goals for clinicians with regard to spiritual health promotion...
- The spiritual experience of high-risk pregnancySheri Price
IWK Health Centre, School of Nursing, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 36:63-70. 2007..To uncover the spiritual beliefs and practices of women experiencing high-risk pregnancies...
- Conceptualizations of dying by an elderly manHelen K Black
Thomas Jefferson University, Center for Applied Research on Aging and Health, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
J Palliat Care 23:87-92. 2007
- An Islamic perspective on coping with catastropheAbdul Basit
South Med J 100:950-1. 2007
- Integrative review of spirituality in African American breast cancer survivorsLynette M Gibson
School of Nursing, Clemson University, USA
ABNF J 17:67-72. 2006..Culturally appropriate, evidence-based nursing care should include spiritually based interventions that acknowledge the significance of God...
- An exploration of the spiritual and psychosocial variables associated with husband-to-wife abuse and its effect on women in abusive relationshipsDavid A Katerndahl
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio 78229 3900, USA
Int J Psychiatry Med 37:113-28. 2007....
- Aspects of spirituality concerning illnessRené van Leeuwen
Health Department Ed, Christian University Ede, Ede, Netherlands
Scand J Caring Sci 21:482-9. 2007..Follow up research should aim at further exploration of spiritual aspects in care, the relationship between spirituality and health and at effective training of caregivers...
- Women's experience of spirituality within end-stage renal disease and hemodialysisRuth A Tanyi
Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California, USA
Clin Nurs Res 17:32-49. 2008..These findings may be used to improve holistic nursing practice and education in related areas...
- A begining look at the spiritual practices of older adultsMary T Quinn Griffin
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
J Christ Nurs 25:100-2. 2008
- Spiritual and religious involvement relate to end-of-life decision-making in patients undergoing coronary bypass graft surgeryAmy L Ai
University of Washington Health Sciences, Seattle 98105 6299, USA
Int J Psychiatry Med 38:113-32. 2008..Therefore, faith factors appear to have independent but complex effects on end-of-life decision making in middle-aged and older cardiac patients...
- Spiritual well-being, religious coping, and the quality of life of African American breast cancer treatment: a pilot studyPhyllis D Morgan
Department of Nursing, Fayetteville State University, NC 28301, USA
ABNF J 17:73-7. 2006..These findings suggest that nurses should incorporate spiritual and religious support in the care of African American women during the breast cancer treatment phase...
- Assessing spirituality in mentally ill African AmericansBobbie Perdue
Fayetteville State University Department of Nursing, North Carolina, USA
ABNF J 17:78-81. 2006..Mental Health professionals who use spirituality as a tool for recovery can expect to have better client outcomes when working with African Americans than those who do not...
- Enhancing spiritual well-being among suicidal African American female survivors of intimate partner violenceNatalie C Arnette
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
J Clin Psychol 63:909-24. 2007..Therapeutic strategies for reducing hopelessness and enhancing positive religious coping to improve spiritual and existential well-being are presented; such strategies will ensure the interventions are more culturally competent...
- Hope: a construct central to nursingJudith Fitzgerald Miller
Marquette University College of Nursing, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Nurs Forum 42:12-9. 2007..To enhance understanding of the concept of hope from a synthesis of varied perspectives...
- Relational spirituality and depression in adolescent girlsAlethea Desrosiers
Department of Clinical Psychology, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
J Clin Psychol 63:1021-37. 2007..This pattern in the findings suggests that uniquely in girls, depression may be associated with disruptions in a relational form of spirituality...
- The influence of spirituality on health care-seeking behaviors among African AmericansLydia R Figueroa
Hampton University, School of Nursing, Hampton, Virginia, USA
ABNF J 17:82-8. 2006..It was concluded that spirituality should be a focus for health care professionals in providing holistic care for African Americans...
- Spirituality in later life: effect on quality of lifeAnita E Molzahn
School of Nursing, University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
J Gerontol Nurs 33:32-9. 2007..Given difficulties in measuring spirituality and homogeneity of the sample, further research is warranted...
- Spiritual care and ageing in a secular societyElizabeth B MacKinlay
School of Theology, Charles Sturt University, Barton, ACT
Med J Aust 186:S74-6. 2007..A model of spiritual tasks in older age can help explain the spiritual dimension and provide a starting point for spiritual assessment...
- Hope and spiritual well-being in adolescents with cancerVerna Hendricks-Ferguson
Barnes Jewish College of Nursing, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
West J Nurs Res 30:385-401; discussion 402-7. 2008..Adolescents' use of SWB, RWB, and EWB as coping resources should be examined in longitudinal studies from diagnosis through survivorship...
- Spirituality, religion, and painAnita M Unruh
School of Health Services Administration, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Can J Nurs Res 39:66-86. 2007..A discussion of research implications is included...
- Decision making by families of older adults with advanced cognitive impairment: spirituality and meaningBarbara A Elliott
University of Minnesota Medical School, Duluth 55812, USA
J Gerontol Nurs 33:49-55. 2007..Many decision makers caring for their relatives with advanced cognitive impairment invoke their spirituality to guide relationships and decisions, creating meaning in the process...
- Spirituality: a cultural strength for African American mothers with HIVRebecca L Polzer Casarez
School of Nursing, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
Clin Nurs Res 17:118-32. 2008..It is important for nurses working with mothers with HIV to acknowledge their spirituality and assess how spirituality helps them cope with and manage their illness...
- The challenge of spiritual care in a multi-faith society experienced as a Christian nurseTonks N Fawcett
Nursing Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
J Clin Nurs 13:136-42. 2004..However it is argued that we are still far from having a universal agreement as to what is meant by the concept of spirituality...
- The role of religious coping in adjustment to prostate cancerTerry Lynn Gall
Faculty of Human Sciences, Saint Paul University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Cancer Nurs 27:454-61. 2004..Such results suggest that religious coping functions in a complex manner within the context of long-term prostate cancer survival...
- "This is a Spiritual Experience": perspectives of Latter-Day Saint families living with a child with disabilitiesElaine Sorensen Marshall
College of Nursing, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, USA
Qual Health Res 13:57-76. 2003..The core theme, "This is a Spiritual Experience," provides the foundation for a descriptive model that depicts aspects of finding meaning and perceived transcendence...
- Religious/spiritual coping in childhood cystic fibrosis: a qualitative studySara M Pendleton
Division of Ambulatory Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
Pediatrics 109:E8. 2002..To understand the role of religiousness/spirituality in coping in children with cystic fibrosis (CF)...
- The essence of spirituality of terminally ill patientsCo Shi Chantal Chao
Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University
J Nurs Res 10:237-45. 2002..The scientific rigor of this qualitative research as well as the strength and limitations of the study are reported. Implications for hospice palliative care and future research are recommended...
- Disability, spiritual beliefs and the church: the experiences of adults with disabilities and family membersLinda L Treloar
Scottsdale Community College, Scottsdale, Arizona 85256, USA
J Adv Nurs 40:594-603. 2002..Applications are drawn for helping professionals and religious leaders who provide holistic care...
- Finding a balance: a grounded theory study of spirituality in hemodialysis patientsJoni Walton
Helena and Hospice Chaplain, St Peter s Hospital, Helena, MT, USA
Nephrol Nurs J 29:447-56; discussion 457. 2002..The results of this study provide a theoretical framework to guide nursing practice as well as an understanding of what spirituality means to hemodialysis patients and how it influences their lives...
- Strength and vulnerability: spirituality in abused American Muslim women's livesDena Hassouneh-Phillips
Oregon Health Sciences University, School of Nursing, Oregon, USA
Issues Ment Health Nurs 24:681-94. 2003..These findings underscore the complex role spirituality may play as a source of both strength and vulnerability in American Muslim women's response to IPV...
- Inner resources as predictors of psychological well-being in middle-income african american breast cancer survivorsLynette M Richardson Gibson
College of Health, Education, and Human Development, Clemson University School of Nursing, SC 29634 0743, USA
Cancer Control 10:52-9. 2003..Health professionals should consider strategies to enhance sense of coherence and hope when caring for African American breast cancer survivors. Qualitative research is indicated to further explore spirituality in this population...
- The Self-Perception and Relationships Tool (S-PRT): a novel approach to the measurement of subjective health-related quality of lifeMark J Atkinson
Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:36. 2004..The Self-Perception and Relationships Tool (S-PRT) is intended to be a clinically responsive and holistic assessment of patients' experience of illness and subjective Health Related Quality of Life (HRQL)...
- The role of spirituality in the psychological adjustment to cancer: a test of the transactional model of stress and copingKimberly K Laubmeier
Department of Psychology, Finch University of Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, Illinois 60064, USA
Int J Behav Med 11:48-55. 2004..Taken together, these findings suggest that spirituality, particularly the existential component, may be associated with reduced symptoms of distress in cancer patients regardless of life threat...
- Spirituality in health: the role of spirituality in critical careChristina Puchalski
Department of Medicine, The George Washington University, 2131 K Street NW, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20052, USA
Crit Care Clin 20:487-504, x. 2004..Spiritual beliefs can also impact how people cope with illness. By addressing spiritual issues of patients, loved ones, and ourselves, we can create more holistic and compassionate systems of care...
- Meaning of bereavement among older African American widowsLaura S Rodgers
Nursing Department of College of Saint Benedict Saint John s University at Saint Joseph, Minnesota, USA
Geriatr Nurs 25:10-6. 2004....
- Engagement of patients in religious and spiritual practices: confirmatory results with the SpREUK-P 1.1 questionnaire as a tool of quality of life researchArndt Bussing
Department of Medical Theory and Complementary Medicine, University Witten Herdecke, Gerhard Kienle Weg 4, 58313 Herdecke, Germany
Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:53. 2005..We deliberately avoided the intermingling of attitudes, convictions and practices, and thus addressed the distinct forms and frequencies of spiritual/religious practices in an additional manual, the SpREUK-P questionnaire...
- Spiritual coping mechanisms in chronic illness: a qualitative studyAru Narayanasamy
Trinity Care Spirituality Research Project, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, School of Nursing, Queens Medical Centre, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
J Clin Nurs 13:116-7. 2004
- Giving birth: the voices of Orthodox Jewish women living in CanadaSonia E Semenic
School of Nursing, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 33:80-7. 2004..To describe the meaning of the childbirth experience to Orthodox Jewish women living in Canada...
- Music therapy with imminently dying hospice patients and their families: facilitating release near the time of deathRobert E Krout
Conservatorium of Music, Massey University, Mt Cook, Wellington, New Zealand
Am J Hosp Palliat Care 20:129-34. 2003..Elements to consider when providing such services to imminently dying patients and their families are discussed...
- Health promoting behaviors among African American women with faith-based supportShirlee Drayton-Brooks
Nurse Practitioner Program, Widener University, School of Nursing, Chester, Pennsylvania 19013, USA
ABNF J 15:84-90. 2004..Trusting relationships, open communication, safe, comfortable, and familiar environments were identified as important considerations when planning health promotion interventions for an African American faith community...
- Relations of intrinsic spirituality with health status and symptom interferenceLinda Williams
University of North Texas, Denton 76203 1280, USA
Psychol Rep 91:618-26. 2002..These findings have implications for understanding the role of spirituality in the prevention of illness and in an individual's ability to cope with illness...
- Positive outcomes for survivors of haematological malignancies from a spiritual perspectivePam McGrath
School of Nursing and Health Studies, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Queensland 4702, Australia
Int J Nurs Pract 10:280-91. 2004....
- Life, illness and death--existential reflections of a Swedish sample of patients who have undergone curative treatment for breast or prostatic cancerB Westman
Oncology Consulting team, Radiumhemmet, Department of Oncology and Haematology, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:169-76. 2006..Some of the patients had wanted existential support from nurses, while others received the support they needed from family and friends...
- Spiritual well-being and caregiver burden in Alzheimer's caregiversWanda Raby Spurlock
Graduate Nursing Program at Southern University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
Geriatr Nurs 26:154-61. 2005..Findings implicate the need for further investigation and development of culturally relevant caregiver intervention strategies and programs that incorporate spirituality as a core component...
- Life-closing spirituality and the philosophic assumptions of the Roy adaptation modelMarjorie C Dobratz
University of Washington, Tacoma
Nurs Sci Q 17:335-8. 2004..These themes supported the philosophic assumptions and principles of humanism and veritivity as defined in the Roy adaptation model...
- Spirituality characteristics of women following renal transplantationJudy Carbage Martin
University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Nursing, Memphis, TN, USA
Nephrol Nurs J 29:577-81. 2002..Thus, particularly for the aging, spirituality may be a valuable psychological resource that should be supported in women posttransplant...
- An encounter between psychology and religion: humanistic psychology and the Immaculate Heart of Mary nunsRobert Kugelmann
University of Dallas, Irving, TX 75062, USA
J Hist Behav Sci 41:347-65. 2005..Nevertheless, encounter groups proved to be a psychological technology that helped to infuse a modern psychological--specifically, a humanistic psychological--perspective into contemporary religious life...
- The psychology of religionRobert A Emmons
Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, Davis, California 95616, USA
Annu Rev Psychol 54:377-402. 2003..Movement away from the previously dominant measurement paradigm is noted, and particularly promising directions suggestive of an emerging interdisciplinary paradigm are described...
- Psychology, religion, and the family: it's time for a revivalG W Holden
Department of Psychology, Mezes 330, University of Texas, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
J Fam Psychol 15:657-62. 2001..These pitfalls are primarily due to the complexity of religion and heterogeneity associated with it. Four research directions are then recommended. It is concluded that this area is ripe for a research revival...
- Patients reporting ritual abuse in childhood: a clinical syndrome. Report of 37 casesW C Young
National Center for the Treatment of Dissociative Disorders, Denver, CO 80220
Child Abuse Negl 15:181-9. 1991..Questions relating to issues of reliability, credibility and verifiability are addressed in depth, and the findings and implications are discussed...
- Estimates of general and emotional intelligence for self and parents in IranFarideh Yousefi
Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education and Psychology, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran
Psychol Rep 105:57-68. 2009..The implications of these findings are offered in light of sociopolitical changes during the last three decades in Iran...
- PREDICTING DEPRESSION OUTCOMES IN MEDICALLY ILL ELDERSHarold Koenig; Fiscal Year: 2003..It will also provide important information to both guide future clinical trials and identify barriers to effective treatment of depression in these patients. ..
- RELIGION, AGING, AND HEALTHNeal Krause; Fiscal Year: 2007..Included among these procedures are individual growth curve models and latent variable structural equation models. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Religion, Aging, and Mexican American HealthNeal Krause; Fiscal Year: 2010..To compare and contrast race differences in religiousness as well as race differences in the relationship between religion and health among older Whites, older Blacks, and older Mexican Americans. ..
- Aversive Interpersonal Events, Psychopathology, and HealthMichael McCullough; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- SEXUAL HEALTH PRACTICES OF HOMELESS ADOLESCENTSDONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2005..The expected outcome is an effective, brief intervention for promoting sexual health that can be delivered to homeless adolescents in an unsheltered environment. ..
- A Longitudinal Study of Health Risk Behavior in YouthDONNA REW; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Developing Health Behaviors in Middle AdolescenceDONNA LYNN REW; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Handheld Computer Diaries to Enhance Alcohol AssessmentKimberly Arriola; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Organ Donation in the Black Community: A Focus on FamilyKimberly Arriola; Fiscal Year: 2006..Mediation will be tested through structural equation modeling. ..
- HEALTH COMMUNICATION IN CANCER CONTROLMarci Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2004..A careful process evaluation will be conducted in order to understand factors relevant to adoption, implementation and maintenance of evidence-based strategies to improve the health and quality of life of veterans. ..
- Dissemination of a Weight Management Program among US VeteransMarci K Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Helping Older African American Cancer Survivors CopeJill Hamilton; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- STRESS, COLLEGE STUDENT DRINKING, AND PROTECTIVE FACTORSCrystal Park; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Religiousness-Health Links in CHF: Roles of Mediators and AgeCrystal Park; Fiscal Year: 2007..may lead to interventions that capitalize on the most helpful aspects of R/S for those who are religious or spiritual, and, for those who are not, to identify alternative types of meaning that might be drawn upon [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Meaning-Directed Writing to Reduce PTSD and Develop Resilience for Future TraumaCrystal Park; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Value of Health in Adolescents with Chronic IllnessMICHAEL YI; Fiscal Year: 2008..The challenge and the major strength of this research agenda is its integration of behavioral and social science paradigms with clinical disease information. ..
- The Relationship of Spirituality and Blood Pressure Control in African-AmericansLisa Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Relaxation response with acupuncture for HIV patientsBei Hung Chang; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Women Physical Disability and Depression: Communities Responding Now!DENA MOHAMMAD HASSOUNEH; Fiscal Year: 2010..abstract_text> ..
- Religion and Cancer-Related Behaviors In Black AmericansCheryl Holt; Fiscal Year: 2009..RS has great potential for use in the development of more effective cancer communication interventions for African Americans. ..
- THE GENETIC EPIDEMIOLOGY OF SCHIZOPHRENIA IN IRELANDKenneth Kendler; Fiscal Year: 2008..In this competitive renewal, we request 5 further years of support with the primary goals of identifying these pathogenic variant(s) and relating them to the biology of the gene, gene product and disease. ..
- Psychobiological Processes and Health in HIV/AIDSGail Ironson; Fiscal Year: 2007..g. Category C symptoms) and mortality; and (b) relate important psychosocial variables (e.g. stress, depression coping, adherence, doctor-patient relationship) to biological processes and disease endpoints. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Modafinil Treatment for Fatigue in HIV+ PatientsJudith Rabkin; Fiscal Year: 2008..The major aims concern modafinil efficacy for fatigue compared to placebo, safety in terms of effects on immunologic/virologic measures, and impact on depressive symptoms when present at baseline. ..
- Minority Pre-doctoral Education to Reduce DisparitiesMatthew Kreuter; Fiscal Year: 2007..The School of Public Health and Graduate School at Saint Louis University are strongly committed to this program, and have pledged 85% tuition scholarships for students involved. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Sustainable strategies for increasing CIS use among African American and HispanicMatthew Kreuter; Fiscal Year: 2007..Because the intervention is highly integrated within current CIS structure and practices, this approach can be readily adopted if research evidence establishes its effectiveness. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- A Couples Approach to Enhance Breast Cancer SurvirorshipDonald Baucom; Fiscal Year: 2008..If successful, it will enlarge our repertoire of methods for effectively enhancing the well being of both cancer patients and their partners. ..
- Positive Age Stereotypes Across the LifeSpanBecca R Levy; Fiscal Year: 2010..Further, we are able to reduce the originally proposed start-up time, because a portion of the data management was undertaken for the preliminary study. ..
- Ethnic Variation in CAM Use and Health Self Management among Rural Older AdultsThomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- For-Profit Ownership and End-of-Life CareElizabeth Bradley; Fiscal Year: 2009..Relevance in lay language: We will generate knowledge about the influence of for-profit hospice ownership on the experiences of patients with cancer and their families. ..
- Religious Organizations and HIV/AIDS Prevention and CareVictor Agadjanian; Fiscal Year: 2009..The recommendations resulting from the project will be disseminated for possible applications in various parts of Mozambique. ..
- Health Communication with American Indian EldersEva Garroutte; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Operant Analysis of Self-ControlHoward Rachlin; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- NIMH Collaboration HIV/STD Intervention Trial in ChinaMARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2007..We will initiate the intervention in the control markets from 12/06-12/07. We will participate in publishing cross-site papers throughout the next three years. ..
- Long-Term Spiritual Canges in Recovery from AlcoholismElizabeth Robinson; Fiscal Year: 2008..Content and narrative analysis will identify themes and narratives in the qualitative data. ..
- HIV Prevention Program among Substance Abusing Serious Mental IllnessMichael Blank; Fiscal Year: 2007..Breathalyzer and urine tests at 12-months will supplement self-reports of use of alcohol, cocaine, marijuana, benzodiazapines, and opiates. ..
- Risk and Protective Mechanisms in Child MaltreatmentJungmeen Kim; Fiscal Year: 2007..Furthermore, the proposed research will provide critical information for the development of effective preventive interventions for child abuse and neglect. ..
- African American Men Prostate & Colorectal Cancer BeliefThomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2007..A preliminary framework of the intervention strategy for this R01 application will be developed and evaluated as part of this project. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Farmwoker Environmental Health Research Comparable DataThomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004..The purpose of limiting the size of the conference is to facilitate active interaction, discussion and debate among leaders in the field. ..
- Emotional Mechanisms /Blood-Injection-Injury PhobiaOlubunmi Olatunji; Fiscal Year: 2004..This research will provide an important contribution to the understanding of the emotions that mediate BII phobia, thus potentially providing a foundation for incorporating effective treatment strategies. ..
- Casa A Campo: Pesticide Safety for Farmworkers' FamiliesThomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- DYING AT HOME OF AIDS & CANCER: PREFERENCES & OUTCOMESJudith Rabkin; Fiscal Year: 2004..The data collected in the preliminary study will be used in the full-scale study. ..
- FAMILY INTERVENTION TO PROMOTE HEALTH IN CHILDRENColleen DiIorio; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- INTERVENTIONS FOR SUBSTANCE USING YOUTH LIVING WITH HIVMARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- METHADONE ANONYMOUS--BEHAVIORAL THERAPY DEVELOPMENTMarc Galanter; Fiscal Year: 2003..standard MMT only). The development of the MA manual and results of this evaluation will provide pilot data for preparation of an RO1 proposal. ..
- Clergy Roles in Psychiatric Care: Elder Patients' ViewsGlen Milstein; Fiscal Year: 2002..The future study will require the consent and cooperation of the patients. The data from this study will be able to identify, categorize and prioritize needs described by the patients themselves. ..
- NETWORK THERAPY DEVELOPMENT, STAGE II WITH BUPRENORPHINEMarc Galanter; Fiscal Year: 2002..In addition, social support for abstinence will be evaluated to determine its predictive effect on treatment outcome. ..
- IMPACT OF AIDS ON ADOLESCENTS TRANSITION TO ADULTHOODMARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- An Irish Affected Sib Pair Study of Alcohol DependenceKenneth Kendler; Fiscal Year: 2005..To conduct this project we have assembled a team of experts in clinical assessment, statistical genetics and molecular genetics...
- Ecodevelopmental Classes of Youth Drug Use/Risky SexGuillermo Prado; Fiscal Year: 2005..This study has the potential to help reduce health disparities in Hispanic populations. ..
- Spousal communication and cancer prevention behaviorKELLY EVENSON; Fiscal Year: 2006..The long-term goal of this research is to develop better interventions which help prevent cancer, and other chronic health conditions, by involving spouses in preventive behavior change programs. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Religious Involvement among Older African AmericansLinda Chatters; Fiscal Year: 2007..The data analytic approaches to be used include regression, logistic regression, multi-nominal logistic regression and structural equation modeling. ..
- The Role of Daily Spirituality in the Disease ProcessGeorge Fitchett; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Validity and Measurement Issues in Pathological GamblingRenee Cunningham Williams; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- How Social Relations and Attitudes Vary by NeighborhoodJibum Kim; Fiscal Year: 2006..For the analyses, we will pool 3 years of the General Social Survey and link individual records by address to tracts in the Census 2000. The GSS has yet to linked to 2000 Census tract data. ..
- Metabolic Effects of Newer Antipsychotics in Older PtsDilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Translational Studies of Cycling in Bipolar DisorderMing Tsuang; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Schizophrenia Biomarkers: Blood vs Brain Gene ExpressionMing Tsuang; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- LATE ONSET SCHIZOPHRENIA--A NEUROPSYCHIATRIC STUDYDilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2002..g., MRI quantitative analysis, outcome and functioning measures) to the new questions being asked. Our studies should have a major impact on the understanding of schizophrenia and aging. ..
- GENETIC LINKAGE STUDY OF SCHIZOPHRENIAMing Tsuang; Fiscal Year: 2001..This, and Millennium's prior genotyping experience shows that the genotyping phase of the work is feasible. ..
- Southwest Youth and the Experience of Psychiatric TreatmentTHOMAS CSORDAS; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- MOLECULAR GENETICS OF HEROIN DEPENDENCEMing Tsuang; Fiscal Year: 2004..All genotypes will be available one year after they are generated, but no later than a year after the end of the funding period. We are submitting this proposal using the RO1 mechanism. ..
- Alternate Phenotypes of Substance AbuseMing Tsuang; Fiscal Year: 2006..The enormous health and financial costs of illicit drug abuse, both to the individual and to society, underscores the pressing need for such research. ..
- DVD Consent for Research in Older Schizophrenia PatientsDilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2008..The DVD-based consent is not intended to supplant, but rather to supplement, the researcher-participant in-person interaction involved in consent process. ..
- DIETARY INTERVENTION--WOMEN HIGH RISK FOR BREAST CANCERZora Djuric; Fiscal Year: 2002..The use of biomarkers will allow to evaluate the cancer-protective effects of dietary modulation over a relatively short period of time. ..
- SUICIDE RISK AND PROTECTIVE FACTORS IN BLACK ADOLESCENTSSHERRY MOLOCK; Fiscal Year: 2005..This information will be used to develop future research that is designed to develop community-based interventions in African American churches to ameliorate the growing rate of suicidal behaviors in the African American community. ..
- PECAM-1 and AlveolizationHorace Delisser; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- PECAM-1'S INVOLVEMENT IN ANGIOGENESISHorace Delisser; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- NEUROLEPTIC-INDUCED MOVEMENT DISORDERS IN OLDER PATIENTSDilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2003..We believe that our findings will have major therapeutic implications for the use of antipsychotics, particularly in older patients. ..
- The Morality of Caregiving for Demented Older WomenHELEN BLACK; Fiscal Year: 2007..Data will aid public health understanding of the meaning of caregiving to CGs, the lifeworlds of at-home CGs, and potentially inform public health policy and intervention based on this knowledge. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Mindfullness-Based Stress Reduction for Hot FlashesJames Carmody; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..