Religion, Spirituality, and Assessment and Intervention

Authored by: Kenneth J. Doka

Handbook of Thanatology

Print publication date:  May  2013
Online publication date:  July  2013

Print ISBN: 9781138430815
eBook ISBN: 9780203767306
Adobe ISBN: 9781136726507

10.4324/9780203767306.ch22

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Abstract

One cannot understand life-threatening illness as only a medical crisis. It is a psychological, social, and family crisis as well. Yet, even more than that, it is a spiritual crisis—fraught with existential questions.

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