This book explores a number of ways in which a vibrant and healthy spirituality enables people to live longer, happier lives, contribute to society, and avoid much of the discontent that is rife in our consumerist society.
A compilation of papers, contributed by a wide and impressive range of authors, each writing from the perspective of their own particular considerable experience and expertise related to this general area.
Offers health care professionals and individual caregivers the guidelines and tools necessary to provide compassionate, spiritual care to their clients and patients. By describing the profound role of spirituality on the body, mind, and spirit, this resource is an essential asset to practitioners eager to enhance their understanding of this important topic.
Integrates faith and healthcare, offering professionals insight on how to find spiritual meaning in clinical practice and take seriously their Christian vocation to transform the world through caring for patients in light of the Gospel.
Seeks to help create a space that promotes the process of individual and collective self-discovery, thereby fostering human qualities often called wisdom, consciousness, noble purpose, awe, mystery, wholeness, harmony, connectedness, tolerance and/or awareness.