Role of Religiosity in the Lives of the Low-Income Population: A Comprehensive Review of the Evidence. Indirect Effects  Psychological Domain


Another strand of research suggests that individual religious beliefs and attitudes operate by impacting multiple psychological domains that can indirectly influence substance use outcomes (Wills et al., 2003). For example, religiosity can indirectly influence substance using behaviors by generally encouraging healthy lifestyles and acknowledging the need for treatment, which in turn could decrease substance use.

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