SSE Talks – Effects of Prayer on Primates – Karen Lesniak – 4/5

Summary: Dr. Lesniak reports on her randomized, double-blind study showing improved healing rates for animals receiving intercessory prayer as opposed to control groups.

About the Author(s): Karen Lesniak is an Assistant Professor in the Psychology department at Loma Linda University in Loma Linda, CA. Though Dr. Lesniaks research is in several areas, she focuses on biopsychosocial-spiritually based patient care, clinical training, and clinical program development.

Recorded at the 28th annual SSE Conference in 2009 University of Virginia, Charlottesville (USA).

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Published on May 17, 2010