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  • The Wisdom Paradoxby Elkhonon Goldberg

    Penguin Group US 2006; US$ 15.00

    The Wisdom Paradox explores the aging of the mind from a unique, positive perspective. In an era of increasing fears about mental deterioration, world-renowned neuropsychologist Elkhonon Goldberg provides startling new evidence that though the brain diminishes in some tasks as it ages, it gains in many ways. Most notably, it increases in what he... more...

  • Nurse to Nurse Dementia Careby Cynthia D. Steele

    McGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 23.00

    Learn dementia care from an experienced colleague! From a senior faculty member of the Copper Ridge Institute comes peer-to-peer guidance on how you can give the best possible care to dementia patients and their families. Part of McGraw-Hill's Nurse to Nurse series, this title includes PDA download of the entire text, vignettes, nursing alerts... more...

  • Looking for Lionelby Sharon Snir

    Allen & Unwin 2010; US$ 27.26

    A searingly honest yet inspirational memoir of how dementia changed a family in ways they never could have imagined. more...

  • Hearing the Person with Dementiaby Bernie McCarthy

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2011; US$ 18.95

    This book clearly explains what happens to communication as dementia progresses. Advocating a person-centred approach to dementia care, the author describes methods of verbal and non-verbal communication, techniques for communicating with people who cannot speak or move easily, and strategies for communicating more effectively. more...

  • Risk Assessment and Management for Living Well with Dementiaby Charlotte L. Clarke; Heather Wilkinson; John Keady; Catherine E. Gibb

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2011; US$ 32.95

    This book outlines some of the key issues in risk perception, assessment and management in dementia care in a way that is both practical and accessible to a wide range of practitioners. It develops an approach to risk that promotes choice for people with dementia whilst also acknowledging the complex challenges care providers face. more...

  • When Someone You Love Has Alzheimer'sby Marilyn Larkin; Lynn Sonberg

    Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 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. more...

  • Physical Comorbidities of Dementiaby Susan Kurrle; Henry Brodaty; Roseanne Hogarth

    Cambridge University Press 2012; US$ 38.00

    A comprehensive review of the common physical conditions occurring in people with dementia with evidence-based recommendations on recognition and management. more...

  • Living with Mild Cognitive Impairmentby Nicole D. Anderson; Kelly J. Murphy; Angela K. Troyer

    Oxford University Press, USA 2012; US$ 20.99

    One in ten adults over 65 has some form of mild cognitive impairment or MCI--thinking problems that go beyond those associated with normal aging, but that fall short of the serious impairments experienced by people with Alzheimer's Disease and other dementias. This is the first book written specifically for individuals with MCI, for their loved... more...

  • Since You Went Awayby Liz Astor

    Diane Banks Associates 2012; US$ 7.28

    Maisie Wilton, a middle aged foster mother whose family means everything   to her, writes to her estranged sister Ruth to let her know that their mother has died. Impulsive Ruth, who has never quite seen eye to eye with Maisie, left her husband and two children for her Argentinian lover ten years ago and has not been in touch since.   Maisie's... more...

  • The Alzheimer's Prevention Programby Gary Small; Gigi Vorgan

    Workman Publishing Company 2012; US$ 13.95

    Want to keep Alzheimer?s at bay for years?ideally, forever? Prevention is the way, and this is the guide. Now in paperback and updated throughout, The Alzheimer?s Prevention Program is essential for everyone with a family history of Alzheimer?s, and for the 80 million baby boomers who worry whenever they forget someone?s name. It?s the book that... more...