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||Name and Title
Kate C M Loewenthal, Professor of Psychology
Royal Holloway College, University of London
Email AddressResearch Interests
Psychology Department, Royal Holloway College, University of London, Egham Hill, Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX, UK
Religion and mental health, including cross-cultural comparisons, beliefs about the effects of religion on psychopathology, religion and coping, religious change, religiously-influenced social attitudes, culturally and religiously-sensitive support groups.
- K.M.Loewenthal: The Psychology of Religion: A Short Introduction. Oxford: Oneworld/Penguin, 2000.
- K.M.Loewenthal: Religious issues and their psychological aspects. In K.Bhui & D.Olajide (eds) Cross Cultural Mental Health Services: Contemporary Issues in Service Provision. London: W.B. Saunders, 1999.
- K.M.Loewenthal & M.Cinnirella: Beliefs about the efficacy of religious, medical and psychotherapeutic interventions for depression and schizophrenia among different cultural-religious groups in Great Britain. Transcultural Psychiatry, 36, 491-504, 1999.
- K.M.Loewenthal & A.MacLeod.: Comfort and Joy: Religion, cognition and mood in individuals under stress. Cognition and Emotion, 14, 355-374, 2000.
Psychology and Religion Courses, Seminars, or Programs Taught
Mental Health and Psychopathology; Social
Relevant Degrees or Certificates Available at Institution
Psychology of Religion (advanced undergraduate option)
BSc., MPhil., PhD., Postgraduate Diploma in Psychology.