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Educating for Spiritual Care

Moss, B., Clarke, Janice and Moody, I. (2011) Educating for Spiritual Care. In: Spirituality and Mental Health. Pavilion, Brighton, pp. 281-297. ISBN 978-1-908066-00-8

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Spirituality and Mental Health

A handbook for service users, carers and staff wishing to bring a spiritual dimension to mental health services

This resource contains 23 chapters on aspects of spirituality and mental health written by experts in the field. It promotes an understanding of people’s belief systems rather than a mechanistic approach to mental health services and proves the increasing importance of spirituality in health and social care.

Content includes:

Chapter 1 - Understanding mental health and spirituality

Peter Gilbert

Chapter 2 - Researching spirituality: evidence and practice

John Swinton and Madeleine Parkes

Chapter 3 - Spirituality and mental health services

Peter Richmond and Peter Gilbert

Chapter 4 - The service user view

Peter Gilbert with Joanna Barber and Madeleine Parkes

Chapter 5 - The only verity is my soul – the carer’s view

Barbara Pointon, with Jacqui Miller and Peter Gilbert

Chapter 6 - Professional attitudes

Madeleine Parkes and Jo Barber

Chapter 7- Ethnicity and spirituality

Hári Sewell

Chapter 8 - Faith perspectives on mental health, and work with faith communities

Arthur Hawes and Qaisra Khan

Chapter 9 - Psychological approaches to spirituality

Sarajane Aris

Chapter 10 - Assessing a person’s spiritual needs in a healthcare setting

Sarah Eagger and Wilf McSherry, with Peter Gilbert and Steve Wharmby

Chapter 11 - Children and young people’s well-being

Rebecca Nye

Chapter 12 - Dementia and spirituality: a perfume always remembered

Ben Bano, Susan Benbow and Kate Read

Chapter 13 - Mental health, dignity and palliative care

Andrew Goodhead and Malcolm Payne

Chapter 14 - Death – the ultimate challenge

Margaret Holloway

Chapter 15 - Educating for spiritual care

Bernard Moss, Janice Clarke and Ivor Moody

Chapter 16 - Valuing staff and training for spiritual care

Katja Milner and Julian Raffay

Chapter 17 - Equality and human rights approaches in the NHS: making spirituality in mental health care count?

Ranjit Senghera

Chapter 18 - Mental health and the sexual, religious and spiritual identities of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people

Sarah Carr

Chapter 19 - Mindfulness-based stress reduction in mental health care practitioners

Julian Bowers

Chapter 20 - Reflective practice – the ‘soul’ of professional engagement in relationship work

Joy Gauci

Chapter 21 - Chaplaincy and mental health

Andrew Wilson and Rob Merchant

Chapter 22 - Recovery and spirituality: aligning ourselves with ourselves

Tanya Kennard-Campbell

Chapter 23 - Historical, spiritual and evolutionary approaches to suffering, compassion, caring and the caring professions

Paul Gilbert

Vital information for: students and academics, practitioners and service providers, service users and carers

Item Type: Book Section
Additional Information:

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: spiritual care, spirituality, health, mental health
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BL Religion
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BV Practical Theology
R Medicine > RT Nursing
Divisions: College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences > School of Nursing and Midwifery
Depositing User: Janice Clarke
Date Deposited: 25 Oct 2013 14:53
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 17:00

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