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By James W Ellor

how will you foster religious progress in older people?

This multidisciplinary paintings re-examines problems with getting older with dignity and non secular that means. getting older, Spirituality, and Pastoral Care: A Multi-National standpoint brings jointly chaplains, pastors, counselors, and wellbeing and fitness care practitioners in all walks of gerontology from worldwide to provide an absolutely rounded photo of the non secular wishes and possibilities of this fast-growing inhabitants. it's also a learn of the non secular knowledge of nurses operating in six diverse nursing houses, in addition to a version for a parish nursing perform that makes a speciality of the elderly.

Aging, Spirituality, and Pastoral Care addresses pressing concerns for older humans, together with:

  • social and non secular isolation
  • the knowledge of the getting older
  • the necessity for intimacy
  • sexuality between older humans
  • residing with dementia
  • the religious dimensions of caregiving

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