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  • My Mad Dad by Robyn Hollingworth
    My Mad Dad (Hardback) Robyn Hollingworth

    A moving, poignant and ultimately uplifting memoir of love, loss and caring for the dying.

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  • The Selfish Pig's Guide To Caring by Hugh Marriott
    The Selfish Pig's Guide To Caring (English, Paperback) Hugh Marriott

    A thought-provoking, informative, very frank but also moving and charming book about what life is like for a carer.

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  • Let's Talk! by Patricia Roe
    Let's Talk! (English, Cards) Patricia Roe

    A set of discussion and prompt cards designed for use by various groups. It is divided into the following three themes: One thing; Think back; and, Let's talk.

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  • A Deeper Perspective on Alzheimer's and other Dementias by Megan Carnarius
    A Deeper Perspective on Alzheimer's and other Dementias (English, Paperback) Megan Carnarius

    A compassionate, professional look at Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, offering invaluable practical insights into care as well as into the spiritual dimensions of the disease.

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  • Balls in a Sandwich by Peter Kaye
    Balls in a Sandwich (Paperback) Peter Kaye

    A `cathartic' autobiography for anyone who has been through the pain associated with caring for a loved one suffering from motor neurone disease and dementia.

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  • Confused, Angry, Anxious? by Bo Hejlskov Elven
    Confused, Angry, Anxious? (English, Paperback) Bo Hejlskov Elven

    Older people who live in care facilities can feel powerless, and care staffs often aren't effectively trained to deal with the subsequent behaviours. New research in psychology and dementia addresses some of these issues with innovative theories and practical approaches.

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  • Caring for the Physical and Mental Health of People with Learning Disabilities by David Perry
    Caring for the Physical and Mental Health of People with Learning Disabilities (English, Paperback) David Perry, Louise Hammond

    This book is a practical guide for those caring for people with learning disabilities living in community settings. It will help carers understand and meet service users' health needs, and recognise problems. Topics include physical health issues; mental health issues such as dementia, depression, bipolar disorder and anxiety.

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  • Caregiving for the Genius by Jane W Barton
    Caregiving for the Genius (English, Paperback) Jane W Barton $21.86 $24.95
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  • Sharing Sensory Stories and Conversations with People with Dementia by Joanna Grace
    Sharing Sensory Stories and Conversations with People with Dementia (English, Paperback) Joanna Grace

    Sensory Stories are highly effective in caring for people with dementia, helping them to engage with the wider world, and improves cognitive function. This accessibly written book provides everything needed to implement Sensory Stories as an everyday part of care for people with dementia.

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  • Family Caregiving in the New Normal by Joseph E. Gaugler
    Family Caregiving in the New Normal (English, Paperback) Joseph E. Gaugler

    Family Caregiving in the New Normal discusses how the drastic economic changes that have occurred over the past few years have precipitated a new conversation on how family care for older adults will evolve in the future....

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  • The Carer's Bible by Amanda Waring
    The Carer's Bible (English, Paperback) Amanda Waring

    This accessible and detailed guide includes practical tips, checklists for best practice, descriptions of their experience from a wide range of carers that addresses solutions to common problems, and expert advice on how to deliver compassionate and dignified care to older people. Uniquely, Amanda Waring also provides support and guidance for the carer, how to maintain energy and commitment, how...

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  • The 36-Hour Day by Nancy L. Mace
    The 36-Hour Day (English, Paperback) Nancy L. Mace, Peter V. Rabins

    Still very much the book readers turn to, this fresh edition of The 36-Hour Day is the definitive guide for those who continue to love someone even after he or she has been changed by dementia.

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  • Dementia Beyond Drugs by G. Allen Power
    Dementia Beyond Drugs (English, Paperback) G. Allen Power

    Discusses a compassionate approach to treating dementia that uses alternative methods, not antipsychotic drugs, in an edition updated to include the results of new drug studies and government reports.

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  • Rock Star by Fr Dave Barrett
    Rock Star (Paperback) Fr Dave Barrett $16.09
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  • Remember Me? by Eileen B Anderson
    Remember Me? (Paperback) Eileen B Anderson

    Remember Me? is a guidebook for owners of dogs who are losing their mental faculties as they age, and the story of a dog and owner who retained their bond through this most difficult situation. If you have an aging dog, Remember Me? will give you the information you need to weather the difficult condition and give their dogs the most fulfilling life possible. In Remember Me, you will learn about...

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  • A Caregiver's Guide to Lewy Body Dementia by Helen Buell Whitworth
    A Caregiver's Guide to Lewy Body Dementia (English, Paperback) Helen Buell Whitworth, James A. Whitworth

    This is a guide and resource to Lewy Body Dementia. It provides an accurate, detailed view of the disease in easy to understand terms, and includes quick fact and quick tip boxes that summarise facts and caregiving tips for easy reference, a comprehensive resource guide including respite care, nursing homes, and neurologists, and a glossary of terms and acronyms related to Lewy Body Dementia.

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  • Love Our Vets by Welby O'Brien
    Love Our Vets (English, Paperback) Welby O'Brien

    Chances are that if your loved one has seen war, he or she has Post-traumatic Stress Disorder at some level, and you who love your veteran will also be deeply and profoundly affected. Finally, the cries and needs of the loved ones have been addressed in this comprehensive, practical book, now newly updated in its 2nd Edition! Love Our Vets answers more than 60 heartfelt questions, providing...

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  • Loving Someone Who Has Dementia by Pauline Boss
    Loving Someone Who Has Dementia (English, Paperback) Pauline Boss

    Research-based advice for people who care for someone with dementia Nearly half of U.S. citizens over the age of 85 are suffering from some kind of dementia and require care. Loving Someone Who Has Dementia is a new kind of caregiving book.

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  • Going Home by Lisa M Vecchione Ed D
    Going Home (Hardback) Lisa M Vecchione Ed D $22.70
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  • Montessori Works for Dementia by MR Stephen Phillips
    Montessori Works for Dementia (English, Paperback) MR Stephen Phillips, Mrs Bernadette Phillips

    The World Alzheimer's Report 2014 states:"By 2050, 135 million people around the world will live with dementia".That same report states:"Given this epidemic scale and with no known cure, it is crucial that we look at what we can do .......to manage the quality of life of those living with it and their relatives".This book, which is based on a series of lectures delivered by the authors at the...

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