Table of contents for Healing presence : the essence of nursing / JoEllen Goertz Koerner.

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Preface: An Invitation
Foreword: Reflections of a Nurse Healer
Section I. Introduction
Chapter 1. Nursing: A Sacred Work
A Return of the Sacred Feminine Healing Energy
The Nursing Triad: A Model for Healing
Self-Knowledge: The Key to Healing Presence
Section II. The Healing Field: The Context for Nursing Practice
Chapter 2. The Noetic Scientist: Perceiving A Holistic Worldview
Expanding Our Science: Holism vs. Reductionism
Enlarging Our Practice: Expansive Scientific Models
Recreating Our Reality: Nurses As Noetic Scientists
Chapter 3. The Creative Artist: Composing a Life
Art: The Power of Perspective
Pattern: The Power of Limits
Integration: The Art of Living
Chapter 4. The Human Essence: Unfolding Inner Potential
Our Beginnings: A Slow and Solitary Journey
Sharing the Path: A Convergence of Collectives
The Possible Human: A Biology of Transcendence
Section III. A Healing Presence: The Power of One
Chapter 5. Vibrant Health: The Path of Balance
Health Beliefs: Living Our Definitions
The Human Body Re-Re-Envisioned: An Integrated Field of Energy
The Human Mind Re-Re-Envisioned: An Expansive Field of Consciousness
Balance: The Key to Vibrant Well-Beingbeing
Chapter 6. Quantum Healing: The Path of Integration
The Healing Process: Reestablishing Flow
The Healing Path: Stages of Integration
Chapter 7. Healing Presence: The Path of Engagement
Spiritual Dimensions of Nursing: Presence and Wisdom
Active Observation: Seeing Beyond the Obvious
Active Intelligence: Knowing Beyond Concrete Thought
Active Receptivity: Being Present with Authenticity
Becoming a Healing Presence
Section IV. 	A Healing Path: Weaving a Purposeful Life
Chapter 8. Authentic Living: The Path of Becoming
Expanding Consciousness: A Shift in Values
A Balanced Values Matrix: Integrating the Personal and Professional
Seven Stages of Personal Values: Living from a Foundation of Balance
Seven Stages of Professional Development: Practicing from the Perspective of Mastery
Seven Stages of Self-Mastery and Leadership: Leading from the Power of Authenticity
Bringing Our Souls to Work: Practicing fromFrom a Balanced Center
Chapter 9. Healing Virtues: Expressions of the Soul
Phase I: Information: ¿The World Asas Mirror of the Mind
Phase II: Knowledge: ¿Lived Experience asAs Teacher
Phase III: Wisdom: ¿The Present Moment As Guide
Phase IV: Mystery: ¿The Unknown Asas Inspiration
Chapter 10. Healing Web: Weaving the Web of Life
Weaving the Web of Your Life
Transpersonal Nursing: Being a Healing Presence
Glossary of Terms

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Nursing -- Psychological aspects.
Healing -- Psychological aspects.
Holistic nursing.
Nurse and patient.
Nursing Care -- methods.
Mind-Body and Relaxation Techniques -- nursing.