Kevin Massey

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Many of the characteristics and processes associated with adolescence are reasonably well understood; others are not. Still unanswered are questions about adolescent voice change. For example, when does the average child start the process; what changes result and what is their extent; when is it complete? Further, how closely do shifts in vocal level(More)
BACKGROUND Chaplaincy is a relatively new discipline in medicine that provides for care of the human spirit in healthcare contexts for people of all worldviews. Studies indicate wide appreciation for its importance, yet empirical research is limited. Our purpose is to create a model of human spiritual processes and needs in palliative care situations so(More)
BACKGROUND Chaplains are increasingly seen as key members of interdisciplinary palliative care teams, yet the specific interventions and hoped for outcomes of their work are poorly understood. This project served to develop a standard terminology inventory for the chaplaincy field, to be called the chaplaincy taxonomy. METHODS The research team used a(More)
BACKGROUND Despite recognition of the centrality of professional board-certified chaplains (BCC) in palliative care, the discipline has little research to guide its practices. To help address this limitation, HealthCare Chaplaincy Network funded six proposals in which BCCs worked collaboratively with established researchers. Recognizing the importance of(More)
  • J Giraldez, S Booth, K Anderson, K Massey
  • 2012
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  • Allan, Johnston, Mentoring, T D Allen, M L Poteet, S M Burroughs +16 others
  • 2002
Effects of physical inactivity and obesity on morbidity and mortality: current evidence and research issues. a standard definition for child overweight and obesity worldwide: international survey. Br. Med. Comparison of lifestyle and structured interventions to increase physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness: A randomized trial. Validity of heart(More)
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