Spiritual Care: Help in Distress

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1. Spiritual alienation deals with ____________.

  a. fear

  b. loneliness

  c. frustration

  d. loss


2. Spiritual despair deals with __.

  a. hopelessness

  b. outrage

  c. emptiness

  d. failure


3. Relationship content can be ___.

  a. positive

  b. negative

  c. neutral

  d. any of the 3


4. According to Dobson, God is the author of ___ guilt.

  a. all

  b. none

  c. some

  d. every


5. The third step in the grief process is ___.

  a. bargaining

  b. anger

  c. depression

  d. acceptance


6. A spiritual entity is your relationship to ___.

  a. death

  b. forgiveness

  c. suffering

  d. all 3


7. Spiritual assessment starts with ___.

  a. diagnosis

  b. treatment

  c. data collection

  d. adoption examination


8. Prayer starts with ___.

  a. talking to God

  b. listening to needs

  c. praising

  d. requesting


9. The four languages of caring, to be effective, must give the ___ message.

  a. similar

  b. different

  c. same

  d. positive


10. Our hairstyle and clothing is part of our ____ language.

  a. body

  b. sound

  c. action

  d. touch


11. Scratching and embracing are part of our ___ language.

  a. body

  b. sound

  c. action

  d. touch


12. The language of caring can express ___________well.

  a. honesty

  b. sensitivity

  c. positiveness

  d. all 3