Benchmark – Patient’s Spiritual Needs: Case Analysis

In addition to the topic study materials, use the chart you completed and questions you answered in the Topic 3 about “Case Study: Healing and Autonomy” as the basis for your responses in this assignment.

Answer the following questions about a patient’s spiritual needs in light of the Christian worldview.

1. In 250 words, respond to the following: Should the physician allow Mike to continue making decisions that seem to him to be irrational and harmful to James, or would that mean a disrespect of a patient’s autonomy? Explain your rationale.

2. In 450-500 words, respond to the following: How ought the Christian think about sickness and health? How should a Christian think about medical intervention? What should Mike as a Christian do? How should he reason about trusting God and treating James in relation to what is truly honoring the principles of beneficence and non-maleficence in James’s care?

3. In 250 words, respond to the following: How would a spiritual needs assessment help the physician assist Mike determine appropriate interventions for James and for his family or others involved in his care?

Remember to include a strong thesis and support your responses with the topic study materials (minimum of 4 citations and references).

While APA style is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources should be presented using APA formatting guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite. Refer to the LopesWrite Technical Support articles for assistance.

This benchmark assignment assesses the following competencies:

5.2: Assess for the spiritual needs and provide appropriate interventions for individuals, families, and groups.

Emotional Intelligence

6-8 page paper (including cover page and references)

give a broad overview of emotional intelligence and its role in managing the customer experience.

the body of the paper should be on how “self regulation” plays a part in emotional intelligence.

*Arial, 12 point font, double spaced.

Sociology Papers

Article Review Paper 

o APA format  

o Minimum of 2 pages (not including title page or reference page)/12 font 

o Select sociological topic, research an article addressing this topic, summarize in YOUR OWN WORDS, either attach article to your paper or provide website address/journal, book, etc information on reference page 

Movie Review Paper 

o APA format  

o Minimum of 2 pages (not including title page or reference page)/12 font 

o Select sociological topic, research a MOVIE or Documentary addressing this topic, summarize movie (characters, plot, story line) in your own words and describe how the movie depicts the particular sociological topic. In your last paragraph, critique the movie’s effectiveness/accuracy with portraying the topic (in other words, would you recommend this movie to someone else who was wanting to learn more about this topi

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The purpose of this week’s reading was to lay a theoretical foundation about culture and communication that we can then use to critically analyze real life situations.  After reflecting on these materials, consider the following points (in 3 pages):

  • In the reading “Multicultural Education, Transformative Knowledge & Action,” the author Dr. James Banks discusses the notion of what is called “positionality,” which has to do with social markers such as our race, gender, class, age, etc.  Based on this concept, how has your life been affected by your “positionality?”
  • Dr. Banks also names what he calls the five basic types of knowledge.  Based on this list, which are the most influential types of knowledge in your opinion?  Why?
  • Before this class, how would you have defined the term ‘culture?’
  • Has your definition or ideas about culture changed after doing the Week 1 readings?  Why or why not?