Unresolved mourning, supernatural beliefs and dissociation: a mediation analysis

  title={Unresolved mourning, supernatural beliefs and dissociation: a mediation analysis},
  author={Paula Thomson and S. Victoria Jaque},
  journal={Attachment & Human Development},
  pages={499 - 514}
  • Paula Thomson, S. Victoria Jaque
  • Published 2014
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Attachment & Human Development
  • Unresolved mourning is marked by disorganized behavior and states of mind. In this study, we speculated that pathological dissociation would mediate the effects of unresolved mourning on supernatural beliefs. This hypothesis was determined based on findings that indicate an association between higher levels of dissociation, stronger beliefs in the supernatural and unresolved mourning. We examined two groups of participants, one classified as non-unresolved (non-U) (n = 56) and the other as… CONTINUE READING

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