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Review Article

Spiritually Integrated Treatment of Depression: A Conceptual Framework

Table 2

The relationship of spiritually oriented interventions to depressive concerns.

Existential/clinical domainDepressive concernHealthy spiritual characteristicSpiritually oriented approach

IdentityDoubt, disorientationEngagedHumanistic, 12 Step
Transformative
HopeDespair, mistrustIntegratedPsychodynamic,
CBT
VisionarySpiritual direction, IPT
Meaning/purposeMeaninglessnessAttuned, contemplativeMeaning
centered,
mindfulness,
meditation
MoralityGuiltMature, reconciledForgiveness
promoting,
positive
psychology
Authority/autonomyIsolation, rejectionAccepted, lovedPsychodynamic,
IPT,
spiritual
direction