The Spiritual Challenge of Health Care

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Mark Cobb
  • Vanessa Robshaw
    • Print ISBN 9780443059209

    Table of Contents

    Introduction. Spiritual Care, Health Care, What's the Difference?. The Meaning of Spirituality in Illness. Faith as the Space Between". Spirituality and Culture. Faith and Belief. A Sociological Perspective. Assessing Spritiual Needs. Spirituality in Care. The Notion of Spiritual Care in Professional Practice. The Nurse's Role in Spiritual Care. Spirituality and the Scientific Mind. A Dilemma for Doctors. Spirituality and Sexuality in a Time of AIDS. Is There a Tradition of Spiritual Care?. Spiritual Values in a Secular Age.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    188
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 1998
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443059209

    About the authors

    Mark Cobb

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Senior Chaplain, Center Sheffield University Hospitals, Sheffield, UK

    Vanessa Robshaw

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Sister, Department of Genito-Urinary Medicine, Derbyshire Royal Infirmary, Derby, UK