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              Caring for the Alzheimer Patient: A Practical Guide

              Caring for the Alzheimer Patient: A Practical Guide (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 3rd Revised edition)

              Edited by Ph.D, Raye Lynne Dippel, PH.D., ; Hutton, J. Thomas, M. D.

              With chapters on the medical aspects of the dementia caused by Alzheimer's, this work includes: optimal living environments for Alzheimer patients; techniques for enhancing memory, orientation, and communication in Alzheimer patients; selecting appropriate nursing homes; and the ...benefits of support groups for Alzheimer families.
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              ISBN 9781573921084
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
              Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Golden Age Books
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              Promises to Keep

              Promises to Keep (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              By Karr, L. Katherine

              Providing instructions addressing the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual components of caregiving, this book focuses on advocacy and medical self-care. It offers comprehensive guidelines that help families supplement care. It also highlights the role that family plays in ...enriching the lives of nursing home residents.
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              ISBN 9780879756611
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
              Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Golden Age Books
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              Working with the Elderly
               

              Working with the Elderly (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Deichman, Elizabeth S.; Edited by Kociecki, Regina

              Emphasises on maintaining the integrity, independence, and individuality of older persons. This book stresses the importance of communicating effectively, understanding the needs of older persons, and developing trust at various levels of service. It includes contributors from th...e fields of medicine, therapy, communication, psychology, and others.
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              ISBN 9780879755348
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
              Publisher Prometheus Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Golden Age Books
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              When Living Alone Means Living at Risk
               

              When Living Alone Means Living at Risk (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Buckingham, Robert W.

              Helps recognize the danger signs that surround an at-risk elder, and points out the distinctions between types of behaviour that give cause for worry, and those which can be described as idiosyncratic. This book offers suggestions for appropriate assistance that maintains respect... for elder autonomy and freedom.
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              ISBN 9780879758738
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
              Publisher Prometheus Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Golden Age Books
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              Geroethics
               

              Geroethics (Hardback)

              By Larue, Gerald A.

              Shows how social values impact elders in the US and how older persons, and those who advocate on their behalf, may respond to the attitudes and actions of others. This book offers a look at the challenges of ageing. It includes chapters on stereotypes, human rights, ageism, the e...thics of survival, elder abuse, fear of ageing, dementia and more.
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              ISBN 9780879757502
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
              Publisher Prometheus Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Golden Age Books
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              When Living Alone Means Living at Risk
               

              When Living Alone Means Living at Risk (Hardback)

              Edited by Buckingham, Robert W.

              Brings together experts who seek to assist family and friends in recognising the danger signs that surround an elder. This book shows the distinctions between types of behaviour that give cause for worry and those which can be described as idiosyncratic. It offers suggestions for... assistance that maintains respect for elder autonomy and freedom.
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              ISBN 9780879758448
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
              Publisher Prometheus Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Golden Age Books
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              After the Stroke
               

              After the Stroke (Hardback)

              By Shirk, Evelyn

              A stroke can shatter the life of its adult victim and radically affect the family. What exactly happened? What to do? What to expect? How to cope? This book is an account of Evelyn Shirk's courageous struggle to face these questions and to find her own answers as she accepted the... challenge of caring for her husband, a victim of multiple strokes.
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              ISBN 9780879756932
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
              Publisher Prometheus Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Golden Age Books
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              My Parents Never Had Sex
               

              My Parents Never Had Sex (Hardback)

              By Hammond, Doris B.

              Presents the myths and facts of sexual ageing in a manner that celebrates the sexuality of our elders. This book rejects the misconception that sexuality is neutralised with age, but also the related view that sexual expression should be curtailed as one advances in years. It exp...lores diverse forms of sexual expressions.
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              ISBN 9780879754099
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
              Publisher Prometheus Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Golden Age Books
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              On Our Own: Independent Living for Older Persons

              On Our Own: Independent Living for Older Persons (Paperback)

              By Falk, Ursula Adler

              Offers insights into the choices and challenges of solo living. This book provides suggestions on maintaining family relationships, keeping fit in body and mind, locating part-time employment and prospects for volunteer work, available in-home aids, getting various things you des...erve from public agencies, and more.
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              ISBN 9780879754495
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
              Publisher Prometheus Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Golden Age Books
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              Taking Time for Me
               

              Taking Time for Me (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Karr, L. Katherine

              If those who care for the ill and the infirm are to remain effective, they must confront the reality of stress and their obligation, both to themselves and their loved ones, to take the time to find ways of relieving these pressures. This book demonstrates that caregivers can ove...rcome their personal conflicts.
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              ISBN 9780879757960
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2013
              Publisher Prometheus Books
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Golden Age Books
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