Soulistic Hospice

A Nonprofit Service


A 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Service
Category: Hospice

What Spiritual Care Is and Why It Is Important

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Holistic health care works to heal individuals in all aspects of wellness, including physical, mental, emotional, and social. Spiritual care is also an essential part of any holistic approach to health care. It tends to the spiritual needs of a patient and works to get them to an optimal point of spiritual well-being. Here’s an overview that explains what spiritual care is and why it is important.

What Spiritual Care Is

Spirituality deals with the journey of finding purpose, meaning, and wholeness in one’s life. Finding a connection to a higher power is often a component of spirituality, but it’s not necessarily rooted in religious beliefs or associated with any specific religion. However, spirituality and spiritual care do tie together depending on the particular belief system of an individual.

Spiritual care from a holistic viewpoint is the practice of tending to an individual’s spirit and taking care of their spiritual needs to improve their overall well-being and quality of life. There are religious and nonreligious forms of spiritual care, both of which enable people to develop healthy, well-rounded spiritual practices conducive to their overall healing processes.

The Importance of Spiritual Care

Spiritual care is an important part of holistic health because it benefits an individual’s overall well-being and ability to live a happy, healthy life. It’s beneficial in improving general stress response, creating a higher tolerance for the physical and emotional demands of illness or disease, and decreasing pain, depression, and negative emotions.

Implementing spiritual care into a medical practice allows patients to connect with themselves and with a higher power on a deeper level and to explore the meaning and purpose of their lives. A patient who feels that their life is purposeful is more likely to respond well to treatment and continue in a positive direction on their path to healing.

How Soulistic Hospice Can Help

Now that you have an understanding of what spiritual care is and why it is important, turn to Soulistic Hospice. We offer spiritual care in Arizona that tends to the physical, emotional, and psychospiritual needs of patients and their families.

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Soulistic Hospice Tucson Location Office

Tucson, AZ Location

2344 E Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85719

Contact Info
Call: 520-398-2333 Fax: (520) 398-9524
Coverage Areas
Pima County
Tubac Soulistic Hospice Location Office

Tubac, AZ Location

18 Calle Iglesia
Tubac, AZ 85646-1990

Contact Info
Call: 520-398-2333 Fax: (520) 398-9524
Coverage Areas
Santa Cruz County