Ageing, Disability and Spirituality: Addressing the Challenge of Disability in Later Life
Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 15 févr. 2008 - 272 pages
This collection examines theological and ethical issues of ageing, disability and spirituality, with an emphasis on how ageing affects people who have mental health and developmental disabilities.
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... compassion that seems to strike at him most severely. For him, hisbeingas a person, a priest and disabled is central to his identity. He challenges the church and its attitudes towards and care for those who are disabled. One of his ...
... compassion is driven out. The need of vulnerable elderly people to know about their friends must be honoured. To deny the reality of life and death on the basis of 'privacy' is to move outside any compassionate understanding within ...
... compassion, I became more patient and tolerant and all who visited our home – nurses, therapists, carers and friends were uplifted. As one council carer wrote after his death As a carer it was a privilege to take care of Len, as a ...
... compassion when cancer occurred suggests there is an understanding of illness that doesn't necessarily extend to disability and ageing. Fay ended the letter by writing that she is excited at knowing of conferences such as this one and ...
... compassion. The capacity to live from the heart assumes a particular importance in our later years as our time of productivity is over and our human task is to live more deeply in relationship with those A PERSPECTIVE FROM THE ...
A Narrative of Ageing Loss and Exclusion
Ethical and Theological Issues for Dementia Care
Exploring Disability and Spirituality
The Interplay of Faith and Depression in Later Life
The Potential for Choir Work to Reduce Depression and Meet Spiritual Needs
Chapter 15 Humour and Its Link to Meaning and Spirituality in War
Chapter 16 Pastoral Rituals Ageing and New Paths into Meaning
The Possibilities for Wellbeing and Care
Jacobs Wrestling with the Unknown Genesis 32
Addressing the Challenge of Dementia in Later Life
A Journey Inwards to a Spiritual Self
Buddhist Perspectives for a Theology of Pastoral Care for the Ageing and Persons with Disabilities