Core Research Areas

Our research at the Center for the Study of Religion and Psychology seeks to understand and facilitate spiritual and psychological processes of healing and growth in diverse contexts through basic and applied research that is both qualitative and quantitative. Below are the core areas we focus our research efforts.


Relational Spirituality Model

Diversity Competence and Social Justice

Effective Psychotherapy and Clinical Services

Virtue Development and Relational Flourishing

Formation-Based Clinical Training

Religious Leadership