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Spiritual Care & Non-Religious Elders: Individualized Spiritual Care

February 2018 | Judith Sullivan, RN, EdD, MDiv Volunteer Chaplin, Hebrew SeniorLife and Rehabilitation Center

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Nevertheless, as life situations evolve, spiritual care may be needed and even sought out by the LGBT elder, albeit cloaked in another form than seeking standard religious practice. Meeting this need requires creativity and individualized spiritual care.

This fact sheets discusses ways chaplains can provide spiritual support and resources to non-religious LGBT older adults.


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