Clergy Survey


Clergy of various denominations and faith traditions are invited to participate.

Purpose of the Research Project

This research project is studying the effects of stress and stress-related symptoms upon satisfaction with ministry, resilience, and coping mechanisms.

Description of the Project

Participants are directed to a specific survey for their faith tradition or denomination, where they will be asked to:

  • confirm their desire to participate
  • complete a 45-50 minute survey related to their emotional and phyical helath, coping, resilience, and ministerial satisfaction.

Principal Investigator

  • Rev. James P. Burns, PhD

NOTE: This study has been approved by the Charles River Campus Institutional Review Board.