Overall Goals and Objectives: 1. To describe how various types of beliefs develop through perception, cognition, emotion, and social interaction.
2. To describe research studies evaluating the physiology of beliefs.
3. To describe how various beliefs, such as religious and spiritual ones, affect health.
4. To describe methodological issues and future directions in the study of beliefs as they relate to health.
The streaming video presentation is in QuickTime format and lasts approximately 1 hour.
Recommended CitationNewberg, Andrew, "Why we believe what we believe: How our beliefs affect health" (2006). Integrative Medicine Lectures, Presentations & Grand Rounds. Presentation 4.