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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... disease and disease-related disability, high cognitive and physical functional capacity, and active engagement with life' (p.433). While this model is helpful to use in health promoting strategies for ageing, it sets those who live with ...
... disease first. 'The significance and personhood of the person with dementia is safeguarded and sustained within the very being of God quite apart from the relationships a person may or may not encounter at a temporal level' (p.31). This ...
... disease, the second most common is vascular dementia and third, Lewy body dementia (Woods 2005). It is also possible that more than one type of dementia can be present in the one person. Two views of dementia currently dominate the ...
... disease process. Woods (2005) states that it is increasingly clear from epidemiological studies where post-mortem examinations of brains of participants have been done that the dementia in those aged 75 years and older 'is less ...
... disease and adopting attitudes that watch for and appreciate the sacrament of the present moment. This time also involves mystery and suffering. Power and disempowerment McNamara notes that too often relationships are 18 / AGEING ...
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