https://doi.org/10.52982/lkj143

Abstract. This article is an invitation to reflect on how we can handle the spiritual, existential aspects described by Nossrat Peseschkian in his method of Positive and Transcultural Psychotherapy. The existential aspect was analyzed during the process of therapy and used as a strong resource. According to the Role model, and related with Basic Conflict, author looks at the patient’s relationship with God. The resources offered by religion in psychotherapy can be: hope, acceptance, the meaning of life (useful in depression, death), prayer (which reduces anxiety), meditation exercises and rituals. It is determined that where the patient is facing existential problems, the resources offered by religion are indisputable

Keywords: Positive Psychotherapy, spirituality, religion, mental health.

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