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Family Caregiving

et al

Family Caregiving

A Manual for Caregivers of Older Adults

by et al

  • 272 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by College of St Scholastica .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Older people,
  • Care,
  • Self-Help,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Caregivers,
  • Aged

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsChandra Mehrotra (Editor), Darryl Dietrich (Editor), Sheila Vedder (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8518287M
    ISBN 100962112208
    ISBN 109780962112201
    OCLC/WorldCa18794858

    Family caregivers of people with dementia, often called the invisible second patients, are critical to the quality of life of the care recipients. The effects of being a family caregiver, though sometimes positive, are generally negative, with high rates Cited by: Dec 23,  · These helpful reminders show us why caregiving makes us better people in the long run. Home Caregiving Family Caregiving Advice for Caregivers 6 Lessons Learned Through Caregiving. In her book, The Conscious Caregiver, Linda Abbit writes, “Taking care of your physical health is an important part of self-care and increased longevity. The Family Caregiver Read our Family Caregiver Support Program quarterly newsletter. Most Recent newsletter Family Caregiver Resources Caregiving in the U.S. Caregiving is still mostly a woman's job and many women are putting their career and financial futures on hold as they juggle part-time caregiving and full-time job requirements. Family caregivers care for both men and women. Rather than say “he or she” and “him or her” each time, we alternate the gender reference throughout the text. When you see the DVD icon in the book margins, it means the skill is demon-strated or the topic is covered in .


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