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Karen Wicklund

Spiritual Wellness

Measures one's ongoing involvement in seeking meaning and purpose in human existence, including an appreciation for the depth and expanse of life and natural forces that exist in the universe

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Spiritual Wellness Resources

Alexander, Franz. Psychosomatic Medicine: Its Principles and Applications. New York: W.W. Norton and Company, 1987.

Allison, J. "Respiration changes during transcendental meditation". Lancet 1 (1970): 833-34.

Beckett, Wendy. The Gaze of Love: Meditations on Art and Spiritual Transformation. New York: Harper San Francisco, 1993.

Fischer, Kathleen R. Women at the Well: Feminist Perspectives on Spiritual Direction. New York: Paulist Press, 1988.

Honsberger, R. and A.F. Wilson. "Transcendental meditation in treating asthma," Respiratory Therapy: The Journal of Inhalation Technology 3 (1973): 79-81.

Horton, Marilee and Walter Byrd. Keeping Your Balance: A Woman's Guide to Physical, Emotional, and Spiritual Well-Being. Waco, Texas: Word Books, 1984.

Jackson, Phil and Hugh Delehanty. Sacred Hoops: Spiritual Lessons of a Hardwood Warrior. New York: Hyperion, 1995.

Johnson, Lawrence J. The Mystery of Faith: The Ministers of Music. Washington, D.C.: National Assocation of Pastoral Musicians, 1983.

L'Engle, Madeleine. Walking on Water: Reflections on Faith and Art. New York: Bantam Books, 1980.

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