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Prayer and Our Health

PsychCentral’s Senior News Editor, Rick Nauert, PhD, shares this interesting look at who’s praying about their health (and who’s not).

Researchers report that more people are praying about their health issues. In fact, there was a 36 percent rise in the number of people praying about their health concerns between 1999 and 2007.

Do you pray about your physical or mental health issues?

Prayer and Our Health

Richard Zwolinski, LMHC, CASAC & C.R. Zwolinski

Richard Zwolinski, LMHC, CASAC is the author of Therapy Revolution: Find Help, Get Better, and Move On Without Wasting Time or Money and is licensed in addiction and psychotherapy with over 25 years experience as well as a consultant to organizations and companies in the fields of mental health and addiction. He is the executive director of an outpatient behavioral health program. Learn more about Richard here.

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& C.R. Zwolinski, R. (2011). Prayer and Our Health. Psych Central. Retrieved on August 15, 2020, from


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