ISBN-10:
1560242264
ISBN-13:
9781560242260
Pub. Date:
12/28/1992
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Religion and Prevention in Mental Health: Research, Vision and Action / Edition 1

Religion and Prevention in Mental Health: Research, Vision and Action / Edition 1

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781560242260
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 12/28/1992
Series: Prevention in Human Services Series
Pages: 346
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.00(d)

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Contents
Religion as a Resource for Preventive Action

  • I. Religion as a Resource for Preventive Action: Conceptual and Empirical Foundations
  • Religious Perspectives on Prevention: The Role of Theology
  • A Sociological Overview: Mental Health Implications of Religio-Cultural Megatrends in the United States
  • Review of Religion and Mental Health: Prevention and the Enhancement of Psychosocial Functioning
  • Religious Factors in Physical Health and the Prevention of Illness
  • Religion and Prevention of Illness in Later Life
  • II. Religion as a Resource for Preventive Action: Toward the Promised Land
  • The Religious Dimensions of Coping: Implications for Prevention and Promotion
  • Religious Aspects in the Resolution of Parental Grief: Solace and Social Support
  • Toward a Psychosocial Conceptualization of Religion as a Resource in Cancer Care and Prevention
  • Prevention Theory and Action From the Religious Perspective
  • Healing and Empowering Through Community Narrative
  • The African-American Church: A Source of Empowerment, Mutual Help, and Social Change
  • Reciprocal Ministry: A Transforming Vision of Help and Leadership
  • Congregational Consultation
  • Networking Between Agencies and Black Churches: The Lay Health Advisor Model
  • Preventing Homelessness: Religious Organizations and Housing Development
  • Reference Notes Included

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