Spirituality and Resilience in Trauma Victims

  title={Spirituality and Resilience in Trauma Victims},
  author={Julio F. P. Peres and A. Moreira-Almeida and A. G. Nasello and H. Koenig},
  journal={Journal of Religion and Health},
  • Julio F. P. Peres, A. Moreira-Almeida, +1 author H. Koenig
  • Published 2006
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Religion and Health
  • The way people process stressors is critical in determining whether or not trauma will be experienced. Some clinical and neuroimaging findings suggest that posttraumatic stress disorder patients experience difficulty in synthesizing the traumatic experience in a comprehensive narrative. Religiousness and spirituality are strongly based on a personal quest for understanding of questions about life and meaning. Building narratives based on healthy perspectives may facilitate the integration of… CONTINUE READING
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