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Transforming Practice in Health Settings

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We envision a world where all people have access to spiritual care during times of health crises. To that end, we continually develop programs and tools that support health care providers who wish to integrate spiritual care into their everyday practice.


Clinician Spiritual Care Education (ISPEC©)

© Interprofessional Spiritual Care Education Curriculum (ISPEC©) is an international, evidence-based curriculum for teaching all types of health care providers to address their patients’ spiritual needs in a daily health care practice. 

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Recommended Guidelines

As part of our mission to integrate spirituality into health care worldwide, GWish has placed a significant focus on creating guidelines that can be widely disseminated and incorporated into health settings. We have also added specific guidelines for palliative care during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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© FICA Spiritual History Tool

Simple yet powerful, the © FICA Spiritual History Tool offers a step-by-step guide to help you gather information about a patient’s spiritual history and preferences.

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GWish Awards for Excellence in Interprofessional Spiritual Care

The GWish Award for Excellence in Interprofessional Spiritual Care honors healthcare and spiritual care professionals from all over the world for their leadership in advancing spiritually-centered compassionate care through clinical care, education, research and/or advocacy.

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