Taoism and its impact on mental health of the Chinese communities.

  • Kam-shing Yip
  • Published 2004 in The International journal of social psychiatry


Spirituality and religious coping is an important and rapidly expanding field in recent years. For the Chinese, traditional Taoism may still have a strong impact on the mental health of Chinese people. Taoistic concepts of mental health stress the transcendence from self and secularity, the dynamic revertism of nature, integration with nature and the… (More)


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