How are religious beliefs related to PTSD?

Religiosity refers to religious activity, dedication, and beliefs. This table covers the available evidence on the relationship between religion and PTSD.

What is the evidence for religiosity in people with PTSD?

Moderate to high quality evidence found no significant changes in religious beliefs after exposure to trauma.

August 2021

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Last updated at: 4:26 am, 11th October 2021
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