COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Mental Health and Religion * PSI   418 8 3 3 5

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. Asım YAPICI
Instructors
Prof.Dr.ASIM YAPICI1. Öğretim Grup:A
 
Assistants
Goals
To show the changing effect of different images of religious life on mental health.
Content
Definiton and types of religion and religiosity. Relation between religiosity and spirituality. Criteria of mental health. The crisis of the modern world. The relation of loneliness, hopelessness, anxiety, depression and suicide with religiosity and spirituality. The importance of religious and spiritual counseling.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
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Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 An overview of religion and mental health Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
2 The concepts of religion and mental health Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
3 The relation between mental health and religion Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
4 Criteria of mental health Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
5 Criteria of religion and religiosity. Dimensions and types of religiosity, the relation between religiosity and spirituality. Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
6 Psychological problems and religion in modern life (The relation of meaninglessness, loneliness and anxiety with religiosity) Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
7 Psychological problems and religion in modern life (The relation of hopelessness, depression and suicide with religiosity) Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
8 Mid-term exam
9 Psychological problems and religion in modern life (The relation of happiness, self-esteem, self-confidence and autocontrol with religiosity) Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
10 The relation of physical health, marriage, sexuality and substance use with religiosity Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
11 Relation of mental health with different dimensions of religious life (faith and mental health) Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
12 Relation of mental health with different dimensions of religious life (worships and mental health) Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
13 Relation of mental health with different dimensions of religious life (Morals, values and mental health) Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
14 Religious guidance and spiritual counseling Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
15 The models of religious coping Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy
16-17 Final exam Scaning books, articles and studies related to the topic and doing prestudy

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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