Spiritual Competencies for Mental Health Professionals

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Spiritual Competencies for Mental Health Professionals

Principal Investigator(s): 
Cassandra Vieten PhD
Research Focus: 
3. Does accessing information not limited by space and time create breakthroughs in transformation, innovation, and well-being?

Research Question

Do mental health providers and patients want more spiritual competency in mental health care? Can we overcome barriers to inclusion of spiritiual competency in the field of psychology and other mental health professions? Can training mental health professionals in spiritual competencies improve mental health care?

Project Summary

This study evaluates the spiritual competencies of mental health professionals in the US and whether they want more spiritual competency in mental health care.