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Easing Spiritual Distress

Let's learn how to ease spiritual distress.
This week, we will discover how people living with serious and life-limiting illnesses might experience spiritual distress, even spiritual crisis related to their illness experience. We’ll start with some definitions and review communication skills that are particularly important when talking with people about spiritual concerns. Then we will explore ways people make meaning of their illness, and we’ll identify signs of spiritual distress and spiritual crisis. Finally, we will talk about hope, especially as it relates to miracles. Let’s get started.

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Palliative Care: Providing Psychosocial and Spiritual Support

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