Adv clini week 11 discussion 1.docx - By Day 3 Post your explanation of the significance of addressing spirituality with the elderly Identify a

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By Day 3 Post your explanation of the significance of addressing spirituality with the elderly. Identify a spiritually based intervention for this population. Describe the effectiveness of the use of spirituality with the elderly as found in the literature. Then, describe your own thoughts on the use of spirituality in an intervention. Spirituality is recognized as a personally important matter to the elderly, and there are evidences of its impact on their health( Rahimi et al 2013). Spirituality is viewed as a guide a person utilizes to search to find answers to many questions in their lives. It has been reported that spirituality has a positive effect on health outcomes and welfare of the elderly ( Rahimi et al 2013). Some within the elderly population use spirituality to decrease the effects of sickness or diminishing health. In this study, it focused on elderly people in Iran. The data was collected from 3 categories of questions asked about: spiritual health, spiritual beliefs and religious practice.

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