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    Ocial adaptation, the findings are contradictory, with some reporting better psychosocial adaptation[47] and others reporting poor social and psychological status within a majority of patients.[9] Religious support and spirituality has also been located to be related with better recovery[42,48,49] and reduced relapse price.[47,50] Nonetheless, in some patients, greater religiosity has been linked to larger threat of suicide try.[38]Religion and remedy adherence in schizophreniaSome research recommend that religionreligiousness in patients with schizophrenia is associated with improved remedy adherence with psychiatric treatment,[4,38,47] whereas others recommend association of religion with poor treatment adherence.[38,51] Some studies recommend that greater religiosity is connected with decrease preference for psychiatric treatment.Religious coping in schizophreniaReligious coping is multidimensional and refers to functionally oriented expressions of religion in occasions of anxiety. Religious coping is operationally defined as ��the use of religious beliefs or behaviors to facilitate problem-solving to stop or alleviate the adverse emotional consequences of stressful life situations.��[52] The idea of religious coping has been refined and categorized as beneficial or positive, dangerous or adverse, and with mixed implications. The optimistic religious coping techniques include religious purificationforgiveness, religious directionconversion, religious helping, looking for support from clergymembers, collaborative religious coping, religious focus, active religious surrender, benevolent religious reappraisal, spiritual connection, and marking religious boundaries. The negative religious coping tactics include spiritual discontent, demonic reappraisal, passive religious deferral, interpersonal religious discontent, reappraisal of God’s powers, punishing God reappraisal, and pleading for direct intercession.[53] The religious coping approaches with mixed implications involve religious rituals in response to crisis, self-directing, deferring, and pleading religious coping.Handful of studies have evaluated the kinds of religious coping employed by patients with schizophrenia and their role in coping with the stressful predicament.[18,54,55] Research suggest that up to 80 of patients use religious coping as a implies of dealing with their illness.[39] Others have reported that in 45 of individuals, spirituality and religiousness was beneficial in coping with the illness.[18] Studies which have compared different issues suggest that sufferers with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and schizoaffective disorder use religious coping for any Hat of `adherence’, reflecting the function on the service user within considerably higher number of years and perceive the exact same to be far more helpful than those diagnosed with depressive disorders.[56]Studies also recommend that religious coping influences other parameters. Studies recommend that religious coping in patients of schizophrenia is linked positively with psychological and existential well-being, with optimistic religious coping becoming the principal predictor of psychological well-being.[57] A study revealed that benevolent religious reappraisal was associated with far better well-being, superior adjustment, and lesser individual loss from mental illness, whereas punishing God reappraisal and reappraisal of God’s powers have been associated, with a higher correlation, with lesser well-being and adjustment and higher individual loss from mental illness.[58] Optimistic religious coping has also been linked with higher.