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  1. Ministering to Older Adults

    The Building Blocks

    Edited by Donald Koepke

    By 2030, 20% of the people living in the United States will be age 65 or older, with unique spiritual needs that can affect their physical and mental well-being. This book answers the critical need for a ministry that doesn’t center primarily on youth and families in its outreach, instead...

    Published December 22nd 2005 by Routledge

  2. Religion, Spirituality, and Aging

    A Social Work Perspective

    By Harry R Moody

    Learn how to make a more positive impact with your social work with the agedReligion is an important coping mechanism for many aging adults. Religion, Spirituality, and Aging: A Social Work Perspective presents the latest research that shows how religion and spirituality can improve quality of life...

    Published October 14th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Spiritual Assessment and Intervention with Older Adults

    Current Directions and Applications

    By Mark Brennan, Deborah Heiser

    Stay up-to-date with the latest innovative methods of meeting the spiritual needs of the elderly Spiritual Assessment and Intervention: Current Directions and Applications examines current state-of-the-art efforts in the development and implementation of spiritual interventions for older adults....

    Published September 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  4. Spirituality and Mental Health

    Clinical Applications

    By Gary W Hartz, Harold G Koenig

    Learn to conduct a client-centered assessment of spirituality—and use the findings to enhance your interventions as well as your clients' psychospiritual coping abilities Even to clinicians practiced in helping clients to manage their stress, the impact of clients’ spirituality upon...

    Published July 25th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Spirituality of Later Life

    On Humor and Despair

    Edited by Elizabeth Mackinlay

    “Humor expresses a certain heroic defiance in the face of life’s most challenging experience and provides a valuable resource for the celebration of life and the divine comedy of faith, hope, and love.”—From the book chapter by Melvin A. Kimble, PhDStudies have shown that as...

    Published July 1st 2005 by Routledge

  6. Faith-Based Initiatives and Aging Services

    By James W Ellor, F. Ellen Netting

    Gain an understanding of the increased role religious congregations now play in providing social support to the elderlyReligious congregations and faith-based organizations (FBO) from the Jewish, Christian, and Islamic traditions have worked on behalf of older adults for centuries. But the...

    Published March 4th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Seeing Through Tears

    Crying and Attachment

    By Judith Kay Nelson

    Seeing Through Tears is a groundbreaking examination of crying behavior and the meaning behind our tears. Drawing from attachment theory and her own original research, Judith Nelson presents an exciting new view of crying as a part of our inborn equipment for establishing and maintaining emotional...

    Published February 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  8. Ministry in the Spiritual and Cultural Diversity of Health Care

    Increasing the Competency of Chaplains

    Edited by Robert Anderson

    Stay up-to-date in health care ministry as cultural and spiritual heterogeneity increases! Ministry in the Spiritual and Cultural Diversity in Health Care: Increasing the Competency of Chaplains identifies concrete methods for improving the provision of pastoral care to culturally and religiously...

    Published November 15th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Voices in Disability and Spirituality from the Land Down Under

    Outback to Outfront

    Edited by Christopher Newell

    An excellent source of information and ideas on the relationship between disability and spirituality—and how to improve itThis one-of-a-kind collection explores the relationship between spirituality and disability from a variety of Australian religious and spiritual viewpoints. Authors from a...

    Published August 5th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Biblical Stories for Psychotherapy and Counseling

    A Sourcebook

    By Kalman Kaplan, Matthew Schwartz

    Integrate Biblical spirituality into psychotherapy and examine centuries-old answers to modern psychological questions! The Joint Commision on the Accreditation of Hospitals now mandates taking spiritual assessments of all patients. This book is devoted to helping therapists employ Biblical...

    Published April 15th 2004 by Routledge