Scriptures

In order to provide a method of utilizing the healing power of scripture in deconstructing suffering and changing outcomes, below is a list of clinical conditions divided into categories which are correlated to the Clinical Outcome ID Numbers in the Data Points on page 19 and which can also be used in Care-Planning.

The categories are links to almost 100 unique scripture passages that are specifically designed to affect clinical measures like pain management, anxiety and depression, weight loss,  psychotropic medication reduction and many others in order to assist in bringing forth real and positive outcomes in the overall health and well-being of those in our care.

  • CLARITY
    For Anxiety/ Depression, Behaviors. Particularly helpful in Serenity facilities, these scriptures are designed to assist with all manner of cognitive impairments, such as general (non-clinical) anger, mental confusion or Alzheimer's conditions. These are applicable for conditions relating to Clinical Outcome ID Numbers 30.01, 33.01 and 34.01 as shown in the Data Points.
  • COURAGE
    For Anxiety/ Depression, Pain, Therapy Refusals. These scriptures are designed to combat fear and bolster confidence in people who may be facing or enduring difficult situations, be they physical, mental, emotional or otherwise. These would be applicable for conditions relating to Clinical Outcome ID Number 1.01, 14.01 and 28.01 as shown in the Data Points.
  • HEALING
    For Anxiety/ Depression, Falls, Pain, Pressure ulcers. These are scriptures specifically designed to promote healing in the case of any wounds that we may encounter - be they physical, mental, emotional or otherwise. Pressure ulcers or infections are particularly appropriate for these. These would be applicable for conditions relating to Clinical Outcome ID Numbers 2.01, 11.01, 13.01. 15.01, 24.01, 25.01, 26.01, 31.01, 33.01 as shown in the Data Points.
  • HOPE
    For Anxiety/ Depression, Pain, Therapy Refusals, Weight Loss. These are scriptures which are designed to foster hope in all manner of situations. The remind us of God’s love and care for us and are intended to uplift and remind people in difficult situations or conditions of the power of God to make all things better. These would be applicable for conditions relating to Clinical Outcome ID Numbers 1.01, 11.01, 14.01, 28.01, 30.01, 31.01, 33.03 and 34.01 as shown in the Data Points.
  • QUIETING MIND
    For Anxiety/ Depression, Behaviors, Psychotropic Meds Reduction. These scriptures are designed to assist in the quieting an agitated or suffering mental state. These can be used for tormented individuals or those with highly distraught mental or emotional states. They may occasionally be used to treat root causes for other issues such as restraints or wandering. These would be applicable for conditions relating to Clinical Outcome ID Numbers 11.01, 27.01, 30.01, 31.01, 33.01 and 34.01 as shown in the Data Points.
  • SOOTHING
    For Behaviors, Pain, Pressure Ulcers. These scriptures are intended to assist in pain management or in the moderation of other types of painful situations, physical or otherwise. These would be applicable for conditions relating to Clinical Outcome ID Numbers 1.01, 2.01, 14.01 and 15.01 as shown in the Data Points.
  • STABILITY
    For Falls, Weight Loss. These scriptures are devoted to issues where one is bedridden or under restraints for fall or with bed rails. It also applies for unstable bodily systems like incontinence, immune disorders or similar occurrences. These would be applicable for conditions relating to Clinical Outcome ID Number 13.01, 24.01, 25.01, 26.01, 27.01 and 32.01 as shown in the Data Points.
  • STRENGTH
    For Falls, Therapy Refusals, Weight Loss Issues. These scriptures are designed to assist with feelings of weakness, such as the inability to do daily tasks unassisted, a decline in range of motion or other physical issues people may be facing. These would be applicable for conditions relating to Clinical Outcome ID Number 28.01 and 29.01 as shown in the Data Points.