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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... hope for disabled people to the extent that they may be enabled to become independent. Hauerwas sets out an argument based on this being the wrong goal because 'We are creatures. Dependency, not autonomy, is one of the ontological ...
... hope for ways of living effectively with dementia. More recently she has become exhausted in the unrelenting pressures of speaking tours, and she feels that she cannot continue to speak publicly; her husband is doing much more of the ...
... of symbols and ritual. Hope is made possible through finding one's true identity, being able to transcend seemingly insurmountable challenges, and rest in the strength that INTRODUCTION: AGEING, DISABILITY AND SPIRITUALITY / 17.
... of caring practices which move beyond culturally constructed assumptions and towards the person with dementia as a person with hope and 22 Chapter 2 Remembering the Person: Theological Reflections on God, Personhood and Dementia.
... hope and possibilities. I will begin with a story: my story. A. narrative. of. sadness. I remember the first time I walked on to a 'dementia ward'some 30 years ago. I was 17 and it was the first day of my psychiatric nurse training. I had ...
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