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The Carer's Bible

The Carer's Bible

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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ISBN 9780285643994
Published 1 June 2018 by Profile Books Ltd
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Main
Author(s) By Waring, Amanda
Availability Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780285643994
ISBN-10 0285643991
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Profile Books Ltd
Imprint Souvenir Press Ltd
Publication Date 1 June 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Main
Edition Main
Author(s) By Waring, Amanda
Category Home Nursing & Caring
Number of Pages 224
Dimensions Width: 135mm
Height: 216mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Nursing, Nurse and patient, HEALTH & FITNESS / Holism, HEALTH & FITNESS / Reference, MEDICAL / Alternative Medicine
NBS Text Coping with Problems & Illness
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 649.8
Catalogue Code 940824

Description of this Book

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 to recognise signs of compassion fatigue and where carers can get help if they need it.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review The author communicates her care and commitment in simple language . . . She communicates her message with clarity and passion . . . Her book will be helpful and stimulating in any care home. --Caring Times Ways that could transform how we deliver care . . . promote better elder and end-of-life care. --The Lady A practical, supportive little book that would be of use to anyone caring for older people . . . its common-sense approach is refreshing. --Nursing Standard A timely reminder of the notion and importance of care in its most fundamental and basic terms, that of dignity, trust and compassion . . . Amanda Waring's heartfelt enthusiasm . . . is certainly inspiring. --Journal of Community Care
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Amanda Waring is a campaigner for dignity within health and social care. She is the author of The Heart of Care.

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