Depression in Chronic Illness: Does Religion Help?

Koenig, Harold G.

Journal of Christian Nursing . 31(1):40-46, January/March 2014.

Explore the physiological impact of depression, how religion helps, and a Duke University study examining the effectiveness of religious cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) versus conventional CBT in the treatment of major depression in patients with chronic illness.Supplemental digital content is available in text.