Read review by Claire B. Joseph posted in Journal of Hospital Librarianship.
Kathleen Sitzman, PhD, RN, CNE, Jean Watson, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN
Publish date: August 28, 2013
Through case examples and guiding activities, the book helps students and practitioners to more fully comprehend the meaning and use of each Caritas Process®. It draws upon the contemplative and mindfulness teaching of Thich Nhat Hahn, a renowned Buddhist monk, poet, author, teacher, and peace activist. Each of the ten Caritas Processes® are clearly presented by the author and accompanied by guided mindfulness and artistic practices to support learning and absorption of the method.
~ Helps students and practitioners to integrate the philosophy and abstracts of Caring theory into clinical practice
~ Offers case studies and guided activities to reinforce content
~ Draws upon the contemplative and mindfulness teachings of Thich Nhat Hahn
~ Includes concrete guided mindfulness and artistic practices for each of the ten Caritas Processes®
~ Designed for a wide audience including undergraduate, graduate and international nursing students
For a complete description, including a Table of Contents, please click here.