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PSY 4590: Psychological Effects of Religious Practice

Beginning Your Research

Searching for literature
Develop a list of search terms based on your topic (psychology and religion) through:
-Keyword brainstorming
-Similar phrases to represent topic (i.e. psychological aspects of religion)

Varying aspects of a topic (examples):
  1. Role of religion in psychotherapists' bias?
  2. Occurrence of depression in those that are religious or non-religious?
  3. Social adjustment of children from religiously affiliated homes?
Larger/broader categories into which your topic fits
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