PTG Domains Personal Transformation

PTG Domains Part 4: Spiritual and Existential Change

August 13, 2023

Traumatic events often force people to consider the “life or death” questions. As a result changes can occur in people’s spiritual lives and beliefs, and in their approaches to existential questions, such as those about the purpose of one’s life. People who describe spiritual and existential changes in the aftermath of trauma feel that they have learned profound lessons that will last a lifetime.