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Christian Spirituality in Eating Disorder Recovery

The Hermitage Ennismore Retreat Centre, Montenotte Cork T23 CT95, Ireland
Religions 2018, 9(2), 61; https://doi.org/10.3390/rel9020061
Received: 15 December 2017 / Revised: 1 February 2018 / Accepted: 8 February 2018 / Published: 16 February 2018
Eating disorders are some of the most severe and destructive of all psychological conditions. They are associated with restricted capacities in cognitive, emotional, physical, and spiritual development. This paper provides an examination of the practical application of Christian spirituality as a force for recovery from an eating disorder. Specifically, it expounds the transformative potential in the spiritual qualities of hope, trust, acceptance, surrender, and courage underpinning engagement with evidence-based therapeutic models of care in eating disorder recovery. View Full-Text
Keywords: eating disorders; Christian spirituality; recovery eating disorders; Christian spirituality; recovery
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Grant, C. Christian Spirituality in Eating Disorder Recovery. Religions 2018, 9, 61.

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