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June 2019 news

June 2019 news

Many of you are racing towards the finish line for the new Quality Standards to come in to effect on 1 July, so this month I am handing over to the older people who feature in our new See me. Know me. video. I trust it will inspire you in your efforts to ensure that...

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Of what stories are you made?

Of what stories are you made?

Read our latest news out now "The universe is made of stories," wrote poet Muriel Rukeyser, "not atoms." Whilst spiritual care can occur in snippets and moments, it is also the terrain of valuing the story of another. It is in the narrative of our lives that meaning...

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The only spiritual care question you need?

The only spiritual care question you need?

I was intrigued to read the article by Snowden and colleagues* about honing in on what is most useful in a spiritual care engagement. Australian and Scottish researchers used the validated patient outcome measure questionnaire for spiritual carers (Scottish PROM). The...

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November news out now

November news out now

Read our latest newsletter here: reflections on the quality standards dementia and love announcing a spiritual assessment pilot project Dying with Loving Words resource e-modules and more! Read the newsletter here  

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Spirituality in the House and more

Spirituality in the House and more

Read our latest news here Last week I had the privilege, along with some members and friends of Meaningful Ageing, to hear our politicians talking about the importance of spirituality, especially as we age. The context was a special briefing by Meaningful Ageing...

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