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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... the major themes of the book before introducing practice-related issues. The authors include academics and practitioners with backgrounds in theology, ethics, nursing, social work, psychology, diversional therapy 9 PREFACE.
... nursing, social work, psychology, diversional therapy and occupational therapy. In Chapter 1, Elizabeth MacKinlay introduces the book with an overview of the issues of ageing, disability and spirituality that follow. The second chapter ...
... nurse ordered me to go and change an elderly man who had been incontinent. So, I and a nursing assistant took this gentleman into the open, public toilet to change him. As we wrestled with him to get his trousers off, the smell of ...
... nurse, tells the following story of her experience with a woman who has developing dementia. An elderly lady suffering from dementia,paced the corridors of the nursing home restlessly – repeating over and over, just one word. The staff ...
... 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 friend it was a blessing to have known such a gentle, kind and loving soul. He may ...
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