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Creating a Rich and Meaningful Life in Long-Term Care
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,180. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by John R.. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Drawing on two decades of experience in long-term care, Ms. Konarzewski discusses how to help elders thrive, grow, and live with more joy, inspiration, and purpose. Practical tips and tools for designing programs are interwoven with uplifting stories. Programs include honoring wisdom, celebrating lives and dreams, and healing through nature, poetry, massage therapy, and the expressive arts.
Candlelight & Blessings: Symbols and Rituals for Death and Grieving
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,730. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by John R.. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Death is inevitable, mysterious, and often confusing. Regardless of the religious background of the patient and the loved ones gathered at the deathbed, there are elements of symbol and ritual that take on a pronounced role and a greater importance as one is facing the end of life.
Physical Environments for Long-term Care: Ideas Worth Sharing
Price: Free! Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book is one of several publications we have written as part of our project to make nursing homes places where residents, workers, families, volunteers, and managers are treated with dignity and respect and where joy, as well as appropriate care, is a goal.
How I Wish I Had My Mother - A Daughter's Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / parent & adult child, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This is a story of a woman missing the guidance, friendship and closeness of her mother.
You can Survive: 101 Tips Every Alzheimer's Caregiver Should Know
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,630. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
101 Tips Every Alzheimer's Caregiver Should Know will: •Help you provide better care for your loved one with Alzheimer’s Disease. *Help protect the person with Alzheimer’s disease and keep families and friends safe •Reduce stress for both caregivers and care-receivers •Make caring for your loved ones daily needs easier, whether the challenges you face are aggressive behavior, bathing, mealtime
Palliare: A Handbook for Palliative Care Volunteers in NSW
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,190. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / health & sexuality, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
“Palliare: A Handbook for Palliative Care Volunteers in NSW” offers background and practical guidance for people who volunteer in palliative care settings. Developed as part of the PCNSW Volunteer Support Services Program in 2015 this learning resource is specific to volunteers in the state of New South Wales (Australia) but will be of interest to hospice and palliative care volunteers everywhere.
My Parent Had Dementia: Our Family’s Story from Pre-Illness to Heaven
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book is about my mother’s journey with dementia and ours with being her caregivers. It is my hope that by telling my story, others who are struggling with these issues may find some valuable tips, resources, and hope in knowing they are not alone.
My Mother My Child
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,650. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Every person is entitled to adequate care and respect regardless of age or circumstance.
Your Granny's Nurse: Your Guide to Aging and Compassionate Care for the Elderly
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,240. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Your Granny's Nurse: Caring for the Elderly with Compassion is your guide to caring for your aging loved one at home, and assist in the choosing of a care facility when it becomes a necessity.
So, I Hear You Want To Work With Seniors?
Series: The Practical Helps Library. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,930. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
This book is for seniors contemplating going to caregiving facility, or hiring workers in their home; and also for all those who desire to work with seniors as employment, in a caregiving facility and in their home. There is also a section for those wanting to start a ministry to seniors.
Assisted Living: An Insider's View
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,240. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What is it like to live in assisted living? The available literature (slick brochures, dry professional surveys) is of little help to prospective residents who want a preview of the experience. This book is a unique combination of personal impressions, observations of fellow residents and descriptions of day-to-day operations. And it is written by a resident who is also a trained psychologist.
Fast Track for Caregivers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,880. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Rosstrum Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Many people become caregivers at one time or another. Whether your task is the care of a special needs child or an ill, injured, or elderly person, the responsibility is daunting. The hardest part of being a caregiver is not having the information you need to make appropriate decisions. Fast Track for Caregivers will empower you, reduce stress, and preserve your sanity.
Nursing Home Life - Life In Stonegate Villa Nursing Home And Rehabilitation Center From The Patients Point Of View
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,280. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Guy Humphries. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
How will YOU react to being ordered into a nursing home occupied by disabled Come walk through her experience as you are blessed by his compelling journal penned by Frances Kilcrease, a lifelong resident of Ashley County, AR who was forced into a nursing home for rehabilitation after surgery for a cracked vertebrea. This fascinating journal relates her affirmitive depiction of her experience.
Carers Need Help and Support Too: One Woman’s Personal Journey through the Sacrifice of Caring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Carers Need Help and Support Too: One Woman’s Personal Journey through the Sacrifice of Caring is one woman’s story about life as a carer. The ups and downs, trials and tribulations, pain and exhaustion of caring while trying to run two businesses and make something of herself in the hope of a half way decent future.
Choosing a Nursing Home and Living With Your Choice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,510. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Making the decision to place a loved one in a nursing home can be overwhelming. This booklet can help you choose the best facility for your needs, and lots of tips to make the nursing home experience the best it can be. Based on years of practical nursing experience in various facilities and written by a Registered Nurse. Nursing Homes aren't BAD-just different. The years spent there CAN be good!
The Best Senior Care Guide: Options for Your Loved Ones
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
A Daughter's Journey as a Senior Care Professional - Action plans for aging parent’s medical needs in elder care, dementia, and hospice. Here is never before published insider information on how to approach and persuade your loved ones, the actual costs involved, personal interviews about aging, and helpful tips on the many options in the senior care maze for an industry in transition.
Aged Care - The complete Australian guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,570. Language: Australian English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Val Nigol is a Financial Planner and Chartered Accountant with more than 35 years experience in the financial services industry. His new book 'Aged Care - the complete Australian guide' is considered the most authoritative aged care text available and provides a how-to-guide to accessing and maximising aged care whether that be in your own home or in a nursing home. A must read!
The Accidental Caregiver's Survival Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The Accidental Caregiver's Survival Guide gives caregivers the roadmap to caregiving without regret. Inside you will learn practical tips, tools, and coping strategies to recharge your caregiving energy so you can revitalize your own life while you care for your loved one.
Good Long Term Care How to Find It, Get IT, and Pay for It.
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 42,530. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
With more than 20 years experience in elder law, attorney Carl B. Zacharia shares with you the most important elements of long term care that you must know in order to find, get and pay for Good Long Term Care. Secrets about the Medicaid payment system as well as Veterans Benefits are explored and explained. The book is a wealth of nuggets of information to protect yourself and your loved one.
Make Life Better for Seniors: More Than 1,200 Tips for Families and Caregivers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
For the 54 million Americans who currently care for aging parents and loved ones, this important resource provides essential information for solving day-to-day problems in the real world.

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