In this chapter, the impact of interpersonal spirituality on person-centred care is outlined, and what is meant by intrapersonal spirituality is clarified within the context holistic nursing and midwifery (N/M) care. The essence of intrapersonal spirituality in nursing and midwifery for N/M practice is worked out by the concepts of presence, attention, availability and vulnerability. The chapter gives you as a reader the opportunity to discover your personal and intrapersonal spirituality by use of the FICA self-assessment tool.
|Title of host publication||Enhancing Nurses’ and Midwives’ Competence in Providing Spiritual Care|
|Subtitle of host publication||Through Innovative Education and Compassionate Care|
|Editors||Wilfred McSherry, Adam Boughey, Josephine Attard|
|Number of pages||17|
|Publication status||Published - 19 May 2021|