Books tagged: caregiver stress

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Overgivers-Walking the Tightrope Between Love and Guilt
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
What is an Overgiver? If you are part of the sandwich generation or a baby-boomer,chances are you will at one point in time find yourself susceptible to the behaviours and feelings of the growing category of Overgivers. Inside you will find stories and strategies to help you identify and modify the behaviours that when we walk the tightrope between love and guilt.
Knitting With Hospital Gloves, The How-To Guide for Becoming Instant Caregivers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
"It’s not a matter of IF we'll get the call that our parents need our help, it’s just a matter of WHEN. Having these tools ahead of time is so crucial. Karen’s sense of humor, mingled with her personal experience, provides an empathetic reality to what we'll all eventually go through. "Susan Avello, Vice President/Partner – Aging Info USA
The Practical Caregiver's Rules for Happy Holidays: How to Survive the Big Season of Celebrations Without Completely Losing Your Mind #6
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Series: Practical Caregiver Guide, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
The holidays can be stressful for caregivers. "The Practical Caregiver's Rules for Happy Holidays" is about making it work for you and your loved one. First rule? It's okay to break the rules to fit your situation. Toss out the guilt trip. Forget about being perfect. Relax. You have to do what works for you and your loved one. Put the joy back into the holidays and the twinkle back in your eye.
The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Basic Care: How to Help Someone You Love #1
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Series: Practical Caregiver Guide, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Are you a new caregiver, unsure of what your job is? The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Basic Care will help you understand not only how to take care of your loved one, but also yourself. Make the care you provide fit the real needs of the person needing help.
The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Cancer Care: How to Help Someone You Love #2
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Series: Practical Caregiver Guide, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Are you a new caregiver, unsure of what your job is for your loved one with cancer? The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Cancer Care will help you understand not only how to take care of your loved one, but also yourself. Make the care you provide fit the real needs of the person needing help.
The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Home Hospice Care: How to Help Someone You Love #3
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Series: Practical Caregiver Guide, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Are you a caregiver for someone who needs home hospice, unsure of what your job is for your loved one at the end of life? The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Home Hospice Care will help you understand not only how to take care of your loved one, but also yourself. Make the care you provide fit the real needs of the person needing help.
Murder on the High Seas: A Practical Caregiver Caper #1
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Series: The Practical Caregiver Capers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When caregiver Kate sails for Bermuda on a little R&R, she never expects to find herself drawn into a murder plot. Pestered by a man who can't take no for an answer and wooed by a man who seems too good to be true, Kate has to figure out what is real and what is not. It's not easy to be a middle-aged, baby boomer femme fatale, but the ever feisty, confident Kate does her best to solve the mystery.
The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Caregiver Support: How to Help Yourself #4
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Series: Practical Caregiver Guide, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Are you a new caregiver, unsure of what your job is? The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Caregiver Support will help you understand how to take care of yourself while you are caring for your loved one. Learn to build a resource list that enables you to provide better care without losing yourself in the process. Treat yourself like a professional and build a team to help you.
Come Back Early Today
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,750. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Come Back Early Today tells the powerful true love story of Marie’s remarkable 30-year relationship with a delightfully colorful, wickedly eccentric Romanian gentleman and scholar. The book is also a valuable resource for Alzheimer’s caregivers, illustrating how Marie solved numerous problems that typically arise when caring for someone with dementia.
Caregiver Burnout
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 910. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Part of the art of being a successful caregiver in the ability to set expectations, see one’s own limitations and learn to care for ourselves as well as others. Learn some coping strategies to maintain your sanity.