grief and loss, Neuman Systems Model, spiritual care, spirituality, teaching strategies



  1. Beckman, Sarah MSN, RN
  2. Boxley-Harges, Sanna MA, RN, ANP
  3. Bruick-Sorge, Cheryl MA, RN
  4. Salmon, Becky MS, RN


Professional practice standards mandate that spiritual nursing care is a responsibility, not an option. This article explores 5 experiential learning activities that seek to heighten a person's awareness of his or her own spirituality and that also increases one's sensitivity to the spiritual needs of others.