Syllabi and Readings
Religion, Spirituality and Culture: A Curriculum
for Psychiatry Residents
Course Director: Lorin Boynton, M.D.
The following is a list of the articles and handouts created and compiled
by Lorin Boynton, M.D. as a teaching tool for psychiatry residents.
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SPIRITUALITY AND CULTURE IN PSYCHIATRY CURRICULUM
Religion and Spirituality
in Psychiatry: An Overview:
Spiritual Care for
Psychiatrists (David A. Harrison, M.D., Ph.D.)
Boehnlein, J. (2006) Religion
and Spirituality in Psychiatric Care: Looking Back, Looking Ahead.
Transcultural Psychiatry 43, 634-651.
Puchalski, C. (March 2006) Spiritual
Assessment in Clinical Practice. Psychiatric Annals 36, 150-155.
Rudaleviciene, P. (2008) Are
religious delusions related to religiosity in schizophrenia? Medicina
(Kaunas) 44, 529-535
Healthy Spirituality from Psychopathology:
Healthy Spirituality from Psychopathology (J. Gary Trantham, M.D.)
at the End of Life:
Sulmasy, D. (2002) A
Biopsychosocial-Spiritual Model for the Care of Patients at the End
of Life. The Gerontologist 42, 24-33.
Daaleman, T. (November 2000) Placing
Religion and Spirituality in End-of-Life Care. Jama 284, 2514-2517.
Care (Lorin Boynton, M.D.)
(Lorin Boynton, M.D.)
Kleinman A, Benson P (2006) Anthropology
in the Clinic: The Problem of Cultural Competency and How to Fix It.
PLoS Med 3, 1673-1676.
Padela, A. (2008) Emergency
Medical Practice: Advancing Cultural Competence and Reducing Health
Care Disparities. Academic Emergency Medicine 16, 69-75.
Narrative in Psychiatry:
Narratives in Psychiatry (Lorin Boynton, M.D.)
Caring for Refugees:
The Mental Health of Refugees in the US (Beth Farmer)
Refugee Mental Health Bibliography
for Providing Health Care Services through an Interpreter. The Cross
Cultural Health Care Program. Retrieved March 15, 2010, from http://www.xculture.org/BTGIntroMedInterp.php.
Westermeyer, J. (December 1990) Working
with an interpreter in psychiatric assessment and treatment. The
Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 178, 745-749
Lu, F. G., Lim, R., & Mezzich, J. E. (1995). Issues
in the Assessment and Diagnosis of Culturally Diverse Individuals.
In J. Oldham & M. Riba (Eds.), Review of Psychiatry (Vol. 14, pp. 477-510).
Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Press. Reprinted with permission
from the American Psychiatric Press, Inc.
Who is this Individual:
McKenzie, K. (2007) Institutional
racism in mental health care. BMJ 334, 649-650.
Allman, L. (1992) Psychotherapists'
Attitudes toward Clients Reporting Mystical Experiences. Psychotherapy
Spiritual Issues in Patient Care-Transference, Counter-Transference and
and More (J. Gary Trantham, M.D.)
Comas-Diaz, L. & Jacobsen, F. (July 1991). Ethnocultural
Transference and Countertransference in the Therapeutic Dyad. Orthopsychiatry
Relationship Centered Care
Knowing ourselves in relationship with our patients
Guidelines for listening and discussion
Religion and Spirituality in Psychiatric Care