Journals

Journal of Religion, Spirituality & Aging

Recommended Readings

Canda, E. R. (in press). Filial piety and care for elders: A contested Confucian virtue re-examined. Journal of Ethnic & Cultural Diversity in Social Work (Special Issue: Culturally Informed Social Work Interventions, Program, Practice & Policy).*

Canda, E. R. (2007). Dancing with death (pdf). Fall Forest Letter – 2007, 27(5), 2-6. (Newsletter of Shantivanam, the Forest of Peace House of Prayer, Easton, KS.)

Canda, E. R. (2013). Filial piety and care for elders: A contested Confucian virtue re-examined. Journal of Ethnic & Cultural Diversity in Social Work, 22:3-4, 213-2234, doi: 10.1080/15313204.2013.843134 (Special Issue: Culturally Informed Social Work Interventions, Program, Practice & Policy).

Chapin, R., Nelson-Becker, H., Gordon, T., Landry, S. T., & Peng, C. (2004). Spirituality Resource. Retrieved from http://www.oaltc.ku.edu/gerorich/Reports/Spirituality.pdf

Hodge, D.R., Horvath, V.E., Larkin, H., and Curl, A.L. (2012). Older adults’ spiritual needs in healthcare settings: A qualitative meta-synthesis. Research on Aging, 34(2), 131-155.

Larkin, H. and MacFarland, N. (2012). Restorative integral support (RIS) for older adults experiencing co-occurring disorders. International Journal of Aging and Human
Development, 74
(3), 231-241.

Larkin, H. (2007). The ethics of social work practice in the nursing home setting: A consultant’s dilemma. The Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics, 4(2).

McBee, L., (2008). Mindfulness-based elder care: a CAM model for frail elders and their caregivers. New York: Springer.

Moberg, D. O. (Ed.). (2001). Aging and spirituality: Spiritual dimensions of again theory, research, practice, and policy. New York: Haworth Pastoral Press.

Nakashima, M. & Canda, E.R. (2005). Positive dying and resiliency in later life: A qualitative study. (pdf) Journal of Aging Studies, 19(1), 109-125.

Nelson-Becker, H. (2004). Spiritual, religious, nonspiritual, nonreligious narratives in marginalized older adults: A typology of coping styles. Journal of Religion, Spirituality, and Aging, 17(1/2), 21-38.

Nelson-Becker, H. (2005). Development of a spiritual support scale for use with older adults. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 11(3/4), 195-212.

Nelson-Becker, H. (2013): Spirituality in end-of-life and palliative care: What matters? Journal of Social Work in End-Of-Life & Palliative Care, 9(2-3), 112-116. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15524256.2013.794000

Nelson-Becker, H., & Gilbert, M. C. (in press).  Spirituality and older women:  The journey home to self.  In Spira, M., & Kilbane, T. (Eds.), Older women: Current and future challenges of professionals with an aging population. Oak Park, IL: Bentham Press.

Nelson-Becker, H. & Canda, E. R. (2008).Spirituality, religion, and aging research in social work: state of the art and future possibilities.  Journal of Religion, Spirituality, & Aging, 20(3), 177-193

Nelson-Becker, H., Nakashima, M., & Canda, E.R. (2006). Spiritual assessment in aging: A framework for clinicians. (pdf) Journal of Gerontological Social Work, 48 (3/4), 331-347.

Nelson-Becker, H. & Canda, E. R. (2009). Spirituality, religion, and aging research in social work: State of the art and future possibilities. In J. W. Ellor (Ed.), Methods in religion, spirituality, and aging, pp. 169-184. London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group. (Also released as article in Journal of Religion, Spirituality, and Aging, 20(3).)

Nelson-Becker, H., Nakashima, M. & Canda, E.R. (2006). Spirituality in professional helping interventions. In B. Berkman & S. D’Ambruoso (Eds.), Handbook of Social Work in Health and Aging. Pp. 797-807. New York: Oxford University Press.

Nelson-Becker, H., Canda, E.R., & Nakashima, M., (in press). Spirituality in professional practice with older adults. In D. B. Kaplan & B. Berkman (Eds.), Handbook of social work in health and aging, revised edition. (chapter 74) New York: Oxford University Press. [Revised from 2006 edition.]

Seeber, J.J. (1990). Spiritual maturity in the later years. Binghamton, NY: Haworth Press.


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