Holistic Nursing: A Handbook for Practice / Edition 4

Holistic Nursing: A Handbook for Practice / Edition 4

by Barbara Smith, Cathie E. Guzzetta, Lynn Keegan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763731838

ISBN-13: 9780763731830

Pub. Date: 05/19/2004

Publisher: Jones & Barlett Learning

Holistic Nursing: A Handbook for Practice, Fourth Edition guides nurses in the art and science of holistic nursing and healing and offers ways of thinking, practicing, and responding both personally and professionally. It addresses one's own self-healing while also helping readers to offer new ways of healing to others. Using self-assessments, relaxation, imagery,…  See more details below

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Holistic Nursing: A Handbook for Practice, Fourth Edition guides nurses in the art and science of holistic nursing and healing and offers ways of thinking, practicing, and responding both personally and professionally. It addresses one's own self-healing while also helping readers to offer new ways of healing to others. Using self-assessments, relaxation, imagery, nutrition, exercise, and aromatherapy, it presents expanded strategies for enhancing one's psychophysiology. Intended for students, clinicians, educators, and researchers who desire to expand their knowledge of holism, healing, and spirituality, Holistic Nursing: A Handbook for Practice challenges the reader to explore the inward journey toward self-transformation, to identify the growing capacity for change and healing, and to bring healing to the forefront of health care.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763731830
Publisher:
Jones & Barlett Learning
Publication date:
05/19/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
942
Product dimensions:
6.56(w) x 10.24(h) x 1.83(d)

Table of Contents

Vision of healing - exploring life's meaning3
Ch. 1Holistic nursing practice5
Vision of healing - transpersonal self39
Ch. 2Transpersonal human caring and healing41
Vision of healing - reawakening the spirit in daily life55
Ch. 3The art of holistic nursing and the human health experience57
Vision of healing - active listening77
Ch. 4Nursing theory in holistic nursing practice79
Vision of healing - ethics in our changing world91
Ch. 5Holistic ethics93
Vision of healing - web of life109
Ch. 6The psychophysiology of bodymind healing111
Vision of healing - evolving process of life's dance135
Ch. 7Spirituality and health137
Vision of healing - toward wholeness173
Ch. 8Energetic healing175
Vision of healing - questioning the rules of science209
Ch. 9Holistic nursing research211
Vision of healing - toward the inward journey231
Ch. 10The nurse as an instrument of healing233
Vision of healing - human care257
Ch. 11Therapeutic communication : the art of helping259
Vision of healing - building a healthy environment273
Ch. 12Environment275
Vision of healing - sharing our healing stories305
Ch. 13Cultural diversity and care307
Vision of healing - working with others339
Ch. 14The holistic caring process341
Vision of healing - actualization of human potentials377
Ch. 15Self-assessments : facilitating healing in self and others379
Vision of healing - changing outcomes395
Ch. 16Cognitive therapy397
Vision of healing - healthy disclosure427
Ch. 17Self-reflection : consulting the truth within429
Vision of healing - nourishing the bodymind449
Ch. 18Nutrition451
Vision of healing - moving through strength477
Ch. 19Exercise and movement479
Vision of healing - releasing the energy of the playful child495
Ch. 20Humor, laughter, and play : maintaining balance in a serious world497
Vision of healing - creating receptive quiet521
Ch. 21Relaxation : the first step to restore, renew, and self-heal523
Vision of healing - modeling a wellness lifestyle565
Ch. 22Imagery : awakening the inner healer567
Vision of healing - composing the harmony615
Ch. 23Music therapy : hearing the melody of the soul617
Vision of healing - using our healing hands641
Ch. 24Touch : connecting with the healing power643
Vision of healing - accepting ourselves and others667
Ch. 25Relationships669
Vision of healing - releasing attachment691
Ch. 26Dying in peace693
Vision of healing - nourishing wisdom719
Ch. 27Weight management counseling721
Vision of healing - acknowledging fear757
Ch. 28Smoking cessation : freedom from risk759
Vision of healing - changing one's world view781
Ch. 29Addiction and recovery counseling783
Vision of healing - recovering and maintaining the self811
Ch. 30Incest and child sexual abuse counseling813
Vision of healing - healing through the senses827
Ch. 31Aromatherapy829
Vision of healing - nursing voices of St. Charles Medical Center853
Ch. 32Relationship-centered care and healing initiative in a community hospital857
Vision of healing - transformation of the acute health care environment883
Ch. 33Exploring integrative medicine and the healing environment : the story of a large urban acute care hospital885

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