Religion and Mental Illness


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From leisure activities to politics to relationships, people tend to be influenced by their religious beliefs. In this episode, Gabe and Michelle discuss the pros and cons of religious influence when it comes to treating mental illness and explore whether it is helpful when trying to reach recovery.

Highlights from ‘Religion and Mental Illness’ Episode

[2:00] The intersection of religion and mental illness.

[4:30] How the Jewish faith views mental illness.

[10:00] How Christianity views mental illness.

[16:00] Do all religions accept people with mental illness?

[20:00] Is spirituality a valid treatment option?

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