skip to content
Spirituality and mental health care : rediscovering a 'forgotten' dimension Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Spirituality and mental health care : rediscovering a 'forgotten' dimension

Author: John Swinton
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : J. Kingsley Publishers, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"A person's sense of spirituality informs his or her awareness of self and of the society around them, and is intrinsic to their mental well-being. In this balanced and thoughtful book John Swinton explores the connections between mental health or illness and spirituality and draws on these to provide practical guidance for people working in the mental health field. He analyses a range of models of mental health
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Swinton
ISBN: 1853028045 9781853028045
OCLC Number: 45284715
Description: 221 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. What is Spirituality? --
2. The Neglect of the Spiritual --
3. Spirituality and Mental Health Care: Exploring the Literature / Alyson Kettles and John Swinton --
4. Living with Meaninglessness: The Lived Experience of Spirituality in the Context of Depression --
5. Enabling Spiritual Healing: Developing an Understanding of Spiritual Care.
Responsibility: John Swinton.

Abstract:

This work presents a model of mental health care that will enable carers to incorporate spirituality effectively into their caring strategies. The author explores the therapeutic significance of  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45284715>
library:oclcnum"45284715"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/45284715>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1081790>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Psychotherapy--Religious aspects"@en
schema:name"Psychotherapy--Religious aspects."@en
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1016359>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Mental health--Religious aspects"@en
schema:name"Mental health--Religious aspects."@en
schema:copyrightYear"2001"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2001"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/793867637>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Spirituality and mental health care : rediscovering a 'forgotten' dimension"@en
schema:numberOfPages"221"
schema:publisher
schema:reviews
rdf:typeschema:Review
schema:itemReviewed<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/45284715>
schema:reviewBody""A person's sense of spirituality informs his or her awareness of self and of the society around them, and is intrinsic to their mental well-being. In this balanced and thoughtful book John Swinton explores the connections between mental health or illness and spirituality and draws on these to provide practical guidance for people working in the mental health field. He analyses a range of models of mental health care provision that will enable carers to increase their awareness of aspects of spirituality in their caring strategies."."
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.