The Comfort Of Home : An Illustrated Step-by-step Guide For Caregivers By... For Sale
Benjamin Franklin Award Winner book for caregivers. Buy 6 or more books and shipping is free in the USA.
Burnout —the complete drain of physical, spiritual, and emotional reserves —occurs when a caregiver slips into exhaustion or depression. More and more frequently, the responsibility of caring for the chronically ill child, the disabled spouse, or the aging parent falls on a family member. From the decision to be a caregiver to dealing with day-to-day activities, this guide provides help with every aspect of home care. Also included in this edition are a checklist of tasks, a chapter on self-care and avoiding caregiver burnout, a glossary, and list of helpful resources.
A guide that promises to take the fear out of home are and bring confidence and peace of mind to caregivers. Simple and practical - starts with the bascis. Positive and empowering. Full of money saving ideas. American Heart Association CPR standards, make the home safe and comfortable for people with special needs, easily handle everyday activities like toileting, bathing, and wheelchair transfers, ensure proper nutrition, deal with the particular needs of a person with Alzheimer's, communicate with health care professionals to get the service you need, understand end of life health care documeents, avoid caregiver burnout. Pluse checklists, resources, and tips to make caregiving easier.
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