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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... death is not often spoken about openly. Recently I was asked if it would be alright to tell other residents of an aged care facility that one of their friends in the facility had died. The question related to respecting the privacy of ...
... death is near. Disabled. people,. wounds. and. healing. The Australian Disability Discrimination Act (1992), in line with similar legislation in other parts of the world, prohibits both direct and indirect discrimination against persons on ...
... death As a carer it was a privilege to take care of Len, as a friend it was a blessing to have known such a gentle, kind and loving soul. He may never have uttered a single word to me but he taught me a really valuable life's lesson. He ...
... death my husband developed cancer and it was then that regular visitation and communion was re-instated. Communion days saw my husband more alert. He fought to stay awake, following the service with his eyes and even on occasion took ...
... death. We are grateful if we are accorded a long and fruitful journey, though we grieve the passage itself as it brings increasing diminishment and often more than its share of pain. We might ask how much of the pain springs 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