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The Resource Creating joy and meaning for the dementia patient : a caregiver's guide to connection and hope, Ronda Parsons

Creating joy and meaning for the dementia patient : a caregiver's guide to connection and hope, Ronda Parsons

Label
Creating joy and meaning for the dementia patient : a caregiver's guide to connection and hope
Title
Creating joy and meaning for the dementia patient
Title remainder
a caregiver's guide to connection and hope
Statement of responsibility
Ronda Parsons
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on ten years of caregiving experience, the techniques offered here honor the patient's individuality, interests, and previous accomplishments. This approach is fresh and inspirational, and recounts a personal journey, filled with relatable experiences that readers will find uplifting and brimming with hope. It teaches family members and other caregivers how to stay connected with their loved one for as long as possible. But most importantly, it honors the unique individual that still resides deep inside every dementia patient by offering techniques enabling them to continue to experience the simple joys of everyday life
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parsons, Ronda
Dewey number
616.8/3
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC521
LC item number
.P38 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WM 220
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dementia
  • Dementia
  • Caregivers
Label
Creating joy and meaning for the dementia patient : a caregiver's guide to connection and hope, Ronda Parsons
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223114326755
  • 31223114279665
  • 31223114326748
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-213)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The turning point -- Grabbing at shadows -- Acceptance -- The moment by moment technique -- The joy continuum -- A positive approach -- Memories -- Beauty -- Creating emotional memories -- Nature -- The five senses -- Mind games -- Communication -- Dignity -- Spirit -- Emotional security -- Humor is the best medicine -- The caregiver -- The business of dementia -- Going home
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 213 pages
Isbn
9781442227552
Lccn
2014042665
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
892878788
Label
Creating joy and meaning for the dementia patient : a caregiver's guide to connection and hope, Ronda Parsons
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223114326755
  • 31223114279665
  • 31223114326748
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-213)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The turning point -- Grabbing at shadows -- Acceptance -- The moment by moment technique -- The joy continuum -- A positive approach -- Memories -- Beauty -- Creating emotional memories -- Nature -- The five senses -- Mind games -- Communication -- Dignity -- Spirit -- Emotional security -- Humor is the best medicine -- The caregiver -- The business of dementia -- Going home
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 213 pages
Isbn
9781442227552
Lccn
2014042665
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
892878788

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