1) Why does spirituality matter in health and wellness?
2) What do the categories of empirical evidence about spirituality-health connections include? What are your perspectives on these categories and spiritual evidence? Do you have a related experience with these categories that you would like to share, experiences that confirm or refute?
3) Why is spirituality in health important?
Summary: The purpose of the reflective exercises is to allow for analysis, synthesis and evaluation of nursing theory using guided questions. Reflection has been referred to as a process that happens internally, privately or in isolation (Hill & Watson, 2011). Also, reflection has been referred to as the examination of an issue of concern, as a consequence of experience, creating clarity and meaning in terms of self, and which results in a change of perspective ( Boyd & Fales, 1983). Boyd, E. M., & Fales, A. W. (1983). Reflective learning: Key to learning from experience, Journal of Humanistic Psychology, 23(2), 99-117. Hill, M. & Watson, J. (2011). Creating a Caring Science Curriculum. New York, NY: Springer Publishing. Directions: The Reflective Exercise Questions will follow your Craigie (2010) readings. •A dropbox will become available Monday, 0:01 am PST of the week it is due. •Submissions are due by Sunday, 11:59 pm PST