Spirituality among caregivers.

@article{Kaye1994SpiritualityAC,
  title={Spirituality among caregivers.},
  author={Judy Kaye and Karen M. Robinson},
  journal={Image--the journal of nursing scholarship},
  year={1994},
  volume={26 3},
  pages={
          218-21
        }
}
The spiritual perspectives of 17 caregiver wives of dementia victims and 23 noncaregiving wives of healthy adults were compared in a pilot study using a convenience sample. Caregiver wives used symbols such as God, and spiritual behaviors such as prayer and forgiveness as coping mechanisms. Caregivers tended to share the problems and joys of living according to their spiritual belief more often than the noncaregiver wives of healthy adults. Caregivers also engaged in private prayer and sought… CONTINUE READING

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