Unformatted text preview: values of others are imposed on us and we never reach our highest potential. Choice involves taking risks. We may make some mistakes along the way, but we also gain experience” (p. 168) Healing is recognizing our feelings, attitudes, and emotions, which are not isolated, but are literally translated into body changes (Dossey & Keegan, p. 159). If a person is able to foster and maintain good relationships as well as make healthy choices then they will be able to identify poor attitudes, feelings or emotions which would be a hindrance to healing. According to Dossey & Keegan, “Our attitudes, healing awareness, and concern for self and others have a direct effect on the outcome of all our encounters” (p. 168). References Dossey, B. & Keegan, L. (2008). Holistic Nursing: A handbook for practice. Jones & Bartlett. Sudbury, MA...
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