The Family Caregiver's Guide

The Family Caregiver s Guide Caring for a loved one at home What s really involved And what does it mean for your family and future Tens of millions of Americans have had these questions and as they prepare for this unsettling ye

  • Title: The Family Caregiver's Guide
  • Author: Harriet Hodgson
  • ISBN: 9781608081264
  • Page: 405
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Family Caregiver's Guide

    Caring for a loved one at home What s really involved And what does it mean for your family and future Tens of millions of Americans have had these questions and as they prepare for this unsettling yet necessary task The Family Caregiver s Guide fills in the gaps, connecting the dots between research and real life Drawing on the author s extensive caregiving expeCaring for a loved one at home What s really involved And what does it mean for your family and future Tens of millions of Americans have had these questions and as they prepare for this unsettling yet necessary task The Family Caregiver s Guide fills in the gaps, connecting the dots between research and real life Drawing on the author s extensive caregiving experience, this book provides strategies to care for your loved one, inside and out, as well as for yourself including how to use your natural skills in your new role, and which skills you may need to add You ll discover how to set up your home for caregiving, including a safety checklist, equipment suggestions, and words you should know And for those days that are than a handful, you ll find positive affirmations, a section on facing and accepting illness, and smart steps at the end of each chapter, in case you need guidance in a hurry Caregiving has both rewards and challenges But through it all, you ll discover what s most important that caregiving is love in action.

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    1. Anna Dye

      The Family Caregiver's Guide by Harriet Hodgson is an easy read, yet packed with lots of fabulous information of how to Care for a Loved One at Home. In this book you will find mountains of ideas and down to earth answers about how to deal with aging, mentally ill family members.As a caregiver for my mother-in-law for some years, I found myself in a situation I had no idea how to manage. In this book I found everything I needed to know. Things like what to expect, how to handle it, how and when [...]

    2. Karen Ingalls

      A very informative and well-written book about the role of the caregiver. Resources, groups, contacts are listed as well as some step by step ways to deal with the family member and understanding the caregiver's role. Ms. Hodgson has been in the role of caregiver for her mother and grandchildren and now for her husband. Her compassion, love, and gentleness is quite evident. A must read for everyone.

    3. Lela

      Excellent advice and very well-written. The chapters are organized so that information is easy to find. Highly recommend.

    4. Mark Schultz

      This is a book written with a tremendous amount of loving care and experience. Harriet has distilled years of caregiving and education into a book that is a valuable source of information as well as encouragement. As she so ably points out, caring for a family member can turn your world upside down and leave you feeling isolated at the same time.I feel much wiser after reading this book and far more understanding of the many hurdles a family caregiver encounters on a daily basis.I rate this as a [...]

    5. Jeanette

      I received 'The Family Caregiver's Guide' from Netgalley in exchange for an honest review.I do enjoy reading cookery books and this is one gem of a cookbook aimed at Caregivers. If only I had a book like this when my late mother was alive, as it would have saved me a lot of work. Nonetheless, many of these recipes will come in useful. There are quite a lot of tips and some of which I really ought to start to consider. I must change some of my ways to make life easier, especially when it comes to [...]

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