A video by Fred Craigie, PhD and clinical psychologist, on spirituality, healing relationships, resilience, and wellbeing.
A video by Fred Craigie, PhD and clinical psychologist, on spirituality, healing relationships, resilience, and wellbeing. Dr Craigie is a clinical psychologist, consultant, educator, speaker, and writer. In 2015, he transitioned from a 37-year full-time faculty role at the Maine-Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency in Augusta, Maine, where he coordinated behavioural health teaching for residents and students and provided behavioural health care to a largely underserved primary care population. He holds appointments as Visiting Associate Professor at the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine (AzCIM) at the University of Arizona College of Medicine (Andrew Weil Center for Integrative Medicine) and Associate Professor of Community and Family Medicine at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.
In his words: "Spirituality has been a resource for healing and resilience and wellbeing since long before the dawn of recorded human history. And particularly in the last 20 or 30 years, there's very significant scientific evidence for the beneficial role of spiritual and religious beliefs and practices in life satisfaction, and quality of life..."