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Harold G. Koenig

Harold G. Koenig

Harold G. Koenig, MD, is board certified in general psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry, and geriatric medicine. He is on the faculty at Duke as professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences and associate professor of medicine. Dr. Koenig is Director of Duke’s Center for Spirituality, Theology and Health and has published extensively in the fields of mental health, geriatrics, and religion, with over 350 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters and close to 40 books in print or in preparation. He is also a registered nurse.

Author's web site: www.dukespiritualityandhealth.org

Books related to this author:

Faith and Mental Health Faith and Mental Health
Harold G. Koenig, MD
Faith in the Future Faith in the Future
Harold G. Koenig, MD and Douglas M. Lawson, PhD with Malcolm McConnell
Healing Connection, The Healing Connection, The
Harold G. Koenig, MD
In the Wake of Disaster In the Wake of Disaster
Harold G. Koenig, MD
Medicine, Religion, and Health Medicine, Religion, and Health
Harold G. Koenig, MD
Parish Nursing Parish Nursing
Verna Benner Carson and Harold G. Koenig
Parish Nursing Parish Nursing
Verna Benner Carson and
Harold G. Koenig
Purpose and Power in Retirement Purpose and Power in Retirement
Harold G. Koenig MD
Spiritual Caregiving Spiritual Caregiving
Verna Benner Carson and Harold G. Koenig
Spiritual Dimensions of Nursing Practice Spiritual Dimensions of Nursing Practice
Edited by Verna Benner Carson and Harold G. Koenig
Spirituality in Patient Care Spirituality in Patient Care
Harold G. Koenig, MD
Spirituality in Patient Care Spirituality in Patient Care
Harold G. Koenig, MD

Questions related to this author:

Aging

  • As the health care system becomes more and more taxed by our aging population, where can we find additional support networks or structures? more...
  • Is the idealized post-retirement "leisure lifestyle" really all that great? Are there any alternatives to it? more...

Coping

  • What exactly is religious coping? more...
  • How can health care providers address the spiritual needs of their patients suffering from chronic illnesses facing the prospect of living the rest of their lives in pain? more...
  • In the aftermath of profound tragedies or disasters, how might religion help survivors? more...

Mental Health

  • How can faith-based mental health care be used to provide care for the emotionally and mentally ill? more...
  • How can mental health care providers address religious beliefs or practices that may be contributing to a patient's psychopathology? more...

Patient Care

  • When might religion or religious practices interfere with the health of a patient? more...

Health Care Providers

  • Why is addressing spirituality in health care important? more...
  • How can nurses approach spirituality in their profession? more...
  • How can physicians approach spirituality in their profession? more...
  • How does religion and/or spirituality contribute to alleviating stress? more...
  • How can religious faith be used in treating mental health? more...
  • What research is being done to address spirituality in rehabilitation? more...
  • What research is being done to address spirituality in social work? more...

Spiritual Care Providers

  • How do chaplains participate in health care? more...
  • What is the role of pastoral counselors in the health care system? more...
  • How can one establish a parish nurse program? more...

Researchers

  • Faith in the Future: Healthcare, Aging, and the Role of Religion by Harold G. Koenig and Douglas M. Lawson more...
  • Medicine, Religion, and Health more...
  • Purpose and Power in Retirement more...
  • Spiritual Dimensions of Nursing Practice more...
  • Spirituality in Patient Care more...

Educators

  • Spiritual Dimensions of Nursing Practice edited by Verna Benner Carson and Harold G. Koenig, M.D. more...
  • How can I incorporate spirituality into the curriculum at my medical school? more...
 
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