2011

Whole Person Care

A New Paradigm for the 21st Century

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-9439-4 (Print) 978-1-4419-9440-0 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiv

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    Pages 1-8

    Whole Person Care

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    Pages 9-22

    Suffering, Whole Person Care, and the Goals of Medicine

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    Pages 23-30

    The Healing Journey

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    Pages 31-43

    The Challenge of Medical Dichotomies and the Congruent Physician–Patient Relationship in Medicine

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    Pages 45-58

    Separation–Attachment Theory in Illness and the Role of the Healthcare Practitioner

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    Pages 59-67

    Empathy, Compassion, and the Goals of Medicine

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    Pages 69-82

    Mindfulness and Whole Person Care

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    Pages 83-95

    Healing, Wounding, and the Language of Medicine

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    Pages 97-107

    Death Anxiety: The Challenge and the Promise of Whole Person Care

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    Pages 109-125

    Whole Person Self-Care: Self-Care from the Inside Out

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    Pages 127-132

    Prevention and Whole Person Care

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    Pages 133-147

    Whole Person Care and Complementary and Alternative Therapies

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    Pages 149-160

    Spiritual Dimensions of Whole Person Care

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    Pages 161-172

    Whole Person Care and the Revolution in Genetics

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    Pages 173-181

    Whole Person Care on a Busy Medical Ward

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    Pages 183-200

    Teaching Whole Person Care in Medical School

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    Pages 201-207

    Whole Person Care, Professionalism, and the Medical Mandate

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    Pages 209-217

    Whole Person Care: Conclusions

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 219-234