By William M Clements,Harold G Koenig

ISBN-10: 1560244232

ISBN-13: 9781560244233

ISBN-10: 1560244240

ISBN-13: 9781560244240

this crucial e-book examines the connection among faith and psychological well-being through the existence cycle, with a distinct emphasis on later lifestyles. It asserts that profitable getting older is feasible despite actual well-being or environmental conditions, and that non secular ideals and behaviors may possibly facilitate profitable getting older. getting older and God completely examines the consequences of faith and psychological wellbeing and fitness on getting older and offers a centralized source of up to date references of study within the box. It specializes in contemporary findings, theoretical matters, and implications for medical perform and includes rules for additional examine. In getting older and God, you’ll additionally locate details on venture layout which can assist you advance furnish purposes and perform studies.

Aging and God is a important e-book for either psychological future health and spiritual pros. It is helping psychological health and wellbeing experts greater comprehend the non secular wishes of older adults and the effect that faith may have on facilitating psychological well-being. It additionally describes how faith can be used in medical perform and built-in into psychotherapeutic techniques to older sufferers. The ebook brings spiritual pros present wisdom of the most important mental difficulties that older adults face and the way faith can be utilized to aid alleviate those problems.

Full of pertinent details, getting older and God

  • addresses theoretical facets of human improvement, concentrating on cognitive, ethical, and non secular religion development
  • examines events and issues of specific trouble to older people and appears at how faith can be utilized as a resource
  •  applies study findings to the matter of assembly the religious and psychological future health wishes of elders with power or acute health and wellbeing problems
  • offers an in-depth examine end-of-life matters corresponding to physician-assisted suicide

    Hospital and nursing domestic chaplains will locate this e-book informative and inspiring, as will gerontologists, clinic directors, and neighborhood clergy confronted with more and more older congregations. It supplies psychological overall healthiness pros new recommendations to assist increase the later years of older adults, and makes a great textual content for classes on faith, psychological future health, and getting older. Middle-aged and older adults, in addition to their households, also will locate getting older and God stress-free and encouraging as they try to grapple with the myriad adjustment and coping difficulties linked to aging.

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