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Exploring Frontiers Of The Mind-Brain Relationship
Impact of Religiousness in Health and Substance Use

Religion and health: the more we know the more we need to know

Moreira-Almeida A.

World Psychiatry. 2013 Feb;12(1):37-8.


Religion as a protective factor against drug use among brazilian university students: a national survey

Gomes FC, Andrade AG, Izbicki R, Almeida AM, Oliveira LG.

Rev Bras Psiquiatr. 2013;35(1):29-37


Religiousness affects mental health, pain and quality of life in older people in an outpatient rehabilitation setting

Lucchetti G, Lucchetti AG, Badan-Neto AM, Peres PT, Peres MF, Moreira-Almeida A, Gomes C, Koenig HG.

J Rehabil Med. 2011; 43(4):316-22


Religiousness, Health, Depression in Older Adults from a Brazilian Military Setting

Lucchetti G, Lucchetti ALG, Peres MFP, Moreira-Almeida A, Koenig HG

ISRN Psychiatry 2012, Article ID 940747, 7 pages


Factors associated with heavy alcohol use among students in Brazilian capitals

Galduróz JCF, Sanchez ZM, Opaleye EM et al

Rev. Saúde Pública 2010; 44(2):267-273


Religious-spiritual coping and the consumption of alcoholic beverages in male patients with liver disease

Martins ME, Ribeiro LC, Feital TJ, Baracho RA, Ribeiro MS

Rev. esc. enferm. USP 2012; 46(6):1340-1347


Prevalence and factors associated with alcohol use among pregnant adolescents

Veloso LUP, Monteiro CFS

Rev. Latino-Am. Enfermagem, 2013; 21(1):433-441


Mental health and quality of life in pre- and early adolescents: a school-based study in two contrasting urban areas

Cucchiaro G,Dalgalarrondo P

Rev. Bras. Psiquiatr. 2007; 29(3):213-221


Investigating the role played by social support in the association between religiosity and mental health in low income older adults: results from the São Paulo Ageing & Health Study (SPAH)

Corrêa AA, Moreira-Almeida A, Meneze PR, Vallada H, Scazufca M.

Rev Bras Psiquiatr. 2010 Oct 15. [Epub ahead of print]


Relationship between religious practice, alcohol use, and psychiatric disorders among pregnant women

Silva CS, Ronzani TM, Furtado EF; Aliane PP; Moreira-Almeida A

Revista de Psiquiatria Clínica 2010, 37(4):152-156.


The science of well-being: an integrated approach to mental health and its disorders

Cloninger CR.

World Psychiatry 5(2):71-6, 2006


Religious involvement and sociodemographic factors: a Brazilian national survey

Moreira-Almeida, A ; Pinsky I ; Zaleski MJB ; Laranjeira R.

Revista de Psiquiatria Clínica 37:12-15, 2010.


How Religious Beliefs and Practices Are Related to Stress, Health and Medical Services

Harold G. Koenig, M.D.

(presented at a Heritage Foundation Symposium on 12/3/08)


Spirituality and Resilience in Trauma Victims (pdf)

Spirituality and Resilience in Trauma Victims (SpringerLink)

Julio F. P. Peres; Alexander Moreira-Almeida; Antonia Gladys Nasello and Harold G. Koenig

Journal of Religion and Health 46:343–350, 2007


Religiousness and spirituality in fibromyalgia and chronic pain patients

Alexander Moreira-Almeida & Harold G Koenig

Current Pain and Headache Reports 12(5):327-32, 2008


Religion, spirituality and psychiatry: a new era in mental health care

Harold G. Koenig

Rev. psiquiatr. clín., 2007, vol.34, suppl.1, p.5-7


Religiousness and mental health: a review

Alexander Moreira-Almeida, Francisco Lotufo Neto, Harold G Koenig

Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria 28(3):242-50, 2006


Religion, spirituality and psychotic disorders

Harold G. Koenig

Rev. psiquiatr. clín., 2007, vol.34, suppl.1, p.95-104