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How to Age in Place
How to Age in Place
Written by Mary A. Languirand, Ph.D. and Robert F. Bornstein, Ph.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781607744160
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How to Age in Place
Planning for a Happy, Independent, and Financially Secure Retirement
Written by Mary A. Languirand, Ph.D. and Robert F. Bornstein, Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $15.99

The first authoritative and comprehensive guide to "aging in place"--a burgeoning movement for those who don't want to rely on assisted living or nursing home care--which allows seniors to spend their later years living comfortably, independently, and in their own home or community.

Do you want to retire happily in a home you love?

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How to Age in Place
How to Age in Place
Written by Mary A. Languirand, Ph.D. and Robert F. Bornstein, Ph.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607744177
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How to Age in Place
Planning for a Happy, Independent, and Financially Secure Retirement
Written by Mary A. Languirand, Ph.D. and Robert F. Bornstein, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $10.99

The first authoritative and comprehensive guide to "aging in place"--a burgeoning movement for those who don't want to rely on assisted living or nursing home care--which allows seniors to spend their later years living comfortably, independently, and in their own home or community.
     In this empowering and indispensable book, clinical psychologists and aging specialists... Read more >
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Remembering the Music, Forgetting the Words
Remembering the Music, Forgetting the Words
Written by Kate Whouley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807003312
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Remembering the Music, Forgetting the Words
Travels with Mom in the Land of Dementia
Written by Kate Whouley


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $16.00

A chronicle of the profound, life-changing, and laugh-out-loud funny moments in the journey of an Alzheimer’s caregiver
 
Kate Whouley is a smart, single woman who faces life head-on. Her mother, Anne, is a strong-minded accidental feminist with a weakness for unreliable men. Their complicated relationship isn’t simplified when Anne exhibits symptoms of...

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A Bittersweet Season
A Bittersweet Season
Written by Jane Gross
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307472403
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A Bittersweet Season
Caring for Our Aging Parents--and Ourselves
Written by Jane Gross


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $15.95

When Jane Gross found herself suddenly thrust into a caretaker role for her eighty-five year-old mother, she was forced to face challenges that she had never imagined. As she and her younger brother struggled to move her mother into an assisted living facility, deal with seemingly never-ending costs, and adapt to...

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When Someone You Love Has Alzheimer's
When Someone You Love Has Alzheimer's
Written by Marilyn Larkin and Lynn Sonberg
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307808332
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When Someone You Love Has Alzheimer's
What You Must Know, What You Can Do, and What You Should Expect A Dell Caregivin g Guide
Written by Marilyn Larkin and Lynn Sonberg


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: November 30, 2011
Price: $7.99

Provides caregivers with compassionate strategies for dealing with the challenges related to Alzheimer's, from memory loss and behavior problems to maintaining quality of life and taking important legal steps. Read more >
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Remembering the Music, Forgetting the Words
Remembering the Music, Forgetting the Words
Written by Kate Whouley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807003190
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Remembering the Music, Forgetting the Words
Travels with Mom in the Land of Dementia
Written by Kate Whouley


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $24.95

From the author of the much-loved memoir Cottage for Sale, Must Be Moved comes an engaging and inspiring account of a daughter who must face her mother’s premature decline.
 
In Remembering the Music, Forgetting the Words, Kate Whouley strips away the romantic veneer of mother-daughter love to bare the... Read more >
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Remembering the Music, Forgetting the Words
Travels with Mom in the Land of Dementia
Written by Kate Whouley


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $24.95

From the author of the much-loved memoir Cottage for Sale, Must Be Moved comes an engaging and inspiring account of a daughter who must face her mother’s premature decline.
 
In Remembering the Music, Forgetting the Words, Kate Whouley strips away the romantic veneer of mother-daughter love to bare the... Read more >
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A Bittersweet Season
A Bittersweet Season
Written by Jane Gross
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307596680
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A Bittersweet Season
Caring for Our Aging Parents--and Ourselves
Written by Jane Gross


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $13.99

Just a few of the vitally important lessons in caring for your aging parent—and yourself—from Jane Gross in A Bittersweet Season

As painful as the role reversal between parent and child may be for you, assume it is worse for your mother or father, so take care not to demean or humiliate... Read more >
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Our Turn to Parent
Our Turn to Parent
Written by Barbara Dunn and Linda Scott
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307369000
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Our Turn to Parent
Shared Experiences and Practical Advice on Caring for Aging Parents in Canada
Written by Barbara Dunn and Linda Scott


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 4, 2010
Price: $15.99

No one can anticipate what it will be like for you the day you discover you must become a caregiver for one or both of your parents. As you begin to care for them, you will be filled with questions and looking for advice. Our Turn to Parent shows you how... Read more >
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They're Your Parents, Too!
They're Your Parents, Too!
Written by Francine Russo
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553907186
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They're Your Parents, Too!
How Siblings Can Survive Their Parents' Aging Without Driving Each Other Crazy
Written by Francine Russo


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 26, 2010
Price: $14.99

Your parents are growing older and are getting forgetful, starting to slow down, or worse. Suddenly you find yourself at the cusp of one of the most important transitions in your life—and the life of your family. Your parents need you and your siblings to step up and take care of... Read more >
Lessons for the Living
Lessons for the Living
Written by Stan Goldberg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590306765
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Lessons for the Living
Stories of Forgiveness, Gratitude, and Courage at the End of Life
Written by Stan Goldberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: June 9, 2009
Price: $19.95

When Stan Goldberg was diagnosed with cancer, he chose to face his fear by helping others who were already in the process of dying: Stan signed up as a hospice volunteer and spent several years at the bedsides of the terminally ill. In this book, Stan shares the remarkable stories of... Read more >
Our Turn to Parent
Our Turn to Parent
Written by Barbara Dunn and Linda Scott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307357137
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Our Turn to Parent
Shared Experiences and Practical Advice on Caring for Aging Parents in Canada
Written by Barbara Dunn and Linda Scott


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2009
Price: $20.95

No one can anticipate what it will be like for you the day you discover you must become a caregiver for one or both of your parents. As you begin to care for them, you will be filled with questions and looking for advice. Our Turn to Parent shows you how... Read more >
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The Complete Eldercare Planner, Revised and Updated Edition
The Complete Eldercare Planner, Revised and Updated Edition
Written by Joy Loverde
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307452580
Our Price: $15.99
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The Complete Eldercare Planner, Revised and Updated Edition
Where to Start, Which Questions to Ask, and How to Find Help
Written by Joy Loverde


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $15.99

The only guide you’ll ever need to manage the care of your aging family

FULLY REVISED AND UPDATED


As our population shifts and ages, the care needs for our elders continue to change and evolve. Today’s generation of family and professional caregivers faces new decisions and challenges, as well as previously... Read more >
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The Complete Eldercare Planner, Revised and Updated Edition
The Complete Eldercare Planner, Revised and Updated Edition
Written by Joy Loverde
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307409621
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The Complete Eldercare Planner, Revised and Updated Edition
Where to Start, Which Questions to Ask, and How to Find Help
Written by Joy Loverde


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2009
Price: $19.95

The only guide you’ll ever need to manage the care of your aging family

FULLY REVISED AND UPDATED


As our population shifts and ages, the care needs for our elders continue to change and evolve. Today’s generation of family and professional caregivers faces new decisions and challenges, as well as previously... Read more >
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Insider's Guide to Better Nursing Home Care
Insider's Guide to Better Nursing Home Care
Written by Donna M. Reed
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591026716
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Insider's Guide to Better Nursing Home Care
75 Tips You Should Know
Written by Donna M. Reed


Format: Trade Paperback, 222 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2008
Price: $17.99

As the baby-boomer generation ages, nursing home care is likely to become a major social problem. New residents will put huge strains on already short staffing at a time when funding to government-assisted homes (75 percent of all nursing homes) is lower than ever.
Based on her ten years of... Read more >
Eldercare 911
Eldercare 911
Written by Susan Beerman, M.S.W. and Judith Rappaport-Musson, CSA
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591026167
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Eldercare 911
The Caregiver's Complete Handbook for Making Decisions (Revised, Updated, and Expanded)
Written by Susan Beerman, M.S.W. and Judith Rappaport-Musson, CSA


Format: Trade Paperback, 668 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2008
Price: $26.99

Publishers Weekly hailed the first edition of Eldercare 911 as an "excellent, comprehensive guidebook." Today it continues to be the best "how to" book on the market for anyone facing the challenges of caring for an elderly loved one. Now this revised, updated, and expanded edition will offer the best step-by-step... Read more >
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