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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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  • Dear Dementia by Ian Donaghy
    Dear Dementia (English, Paperback) Ian Donaghy $14.84
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  • The Carer's Bible by Amanda Waring
    The Carer's Bible (English, Paperback) Amanda Waring

    An accessible guide to giving your loved ones the best possible care while addressing the anxieties that many carers suffer, including practical tips, checklists for best practice and expert advice for common problems.

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  • The Clever Gut Diet by Michael Mosley
    The Clever Gut Diet (English, Paperback) Michael Mosley, Tanya Borowski

    Your gut is astonishingly clever. It contains millions of neurons - as many as you would find in the brain of a cat - and is home to the microbiome, an army of microbes that influences your mood, weight and immune system. In this book, Dr Michael Mosley takes us on a revelatory journey through the gut.

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

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

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  • The Validation Breakthrough by Naomi Feil
    The Validation Breakthrough (English, Paperback) Naomi Feil

    Validation is a practical way of communicating with and managing problem behaviour in older adults with Alzheimer's-type dementia. It helps reduce stress, enhance dignity, and increase happiness. Since its inception in 1989, Validation has helped thousands of professional and family caregivers improve their relationships with residents and loved ones with dementia. Caregivers who use these...

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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 $24.80
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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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  • Caring For Dependent Older Persons by Jit Seng Tan
    Caring For Dependent Older Persons (English, Paperback) Jit Seng Tan, Shing Yuen Teo

    Caring for Dependent Older Persons details the knowledge that a caregiver should have when caring for an older person who is dependent on his/her care. The main part of the book is a step-by-step guide on all the necessary skills needed when helping the older persons with his/her Activities of Daily Living, monitoring of health and the overall care of the older person. The book provides holistic...

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  • The Memory Activity Book by DK
    The Memory Activity Book (English, Paperback) DK, Helen Lambert

    Designed for people with memory loss or dementia along with their family, friends and caregivers, a helpful resource is filled with activities that are accompanied by step-by-step instructions, the specific benefits, and ways to adapt the activity for different abilities. Original.

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  • How To Care For Aging Parents by Workman
    How To Care For Aging Parents (English, Paperback) Workman

    Completely revised and updated, this comforting and authoritative guide offers support and advice for those caring for an elderly relative or friend, incorporating recent medical findings, information on fraud, helpful online resources and ?aging in place? technologies. Original.

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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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  • Downsizing the Family Home: A Workbook by Marni Jameson
    Downsizing the Family Home: A Workbook (English, Paperback) Marni Jameson

    Downsizing your family home is a rite of passage, and this indispensible journal/workbook helps you work through the many layers that attend this task. These pages are a place to reflect, record, and retain an important piece of family history, even as you let go of "stuff." The book's five sections mirror those in Downsizing the Family Home, so readers can apply the tips and takeaways as they clear, sort, sell, save . . . and chronicle.

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  • Remember Me? by Eileen B Anderson
    Remember Me? (English, 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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  • Understand Alzheimer's by Calistoga Press
    Understand Alzheimer's (English, Paperback) Calistoga Press

    An in-depth explanation of the seven stages of Alzheimer's disease and what the diagnosis means Checklists for how to prepare your loved one's surroundings for safety and ease of activities Compassionate advice for managing your stress and finding the balance to keep you from feeling depressed, lonely, and isolated A list of resources with information for supporting those with Alzheimer's disease, and organizations that can help build a caregiving network A guide to Alzheimer's treatment options and a checklist for dealing with medical professionals Helpful suggestions for managing the changes in your loved one's behavior

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  • Montessori Works for Dementia by Mrs Bernadette Phillips
    Montessori Works for Dementia (English, Paperback) Mrs Bernadette Phillips, MR Stephen 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 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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  • Essential Pur e by Diane Wolff
    Essential Pur e (English, Paperback) Diane Wolff $36.12
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