Caregivers need comfort too—and few people know this fact better than the family members of someone with Alzheimer’s disease. Caring for someone with dementia poses unique challenges, but it can be difficult to figure out where to turn to ask about senior care options or how to cope with difficult behavior. So we’ve researched a range of top books on the subject of caregiving for Alzheimer’s, and our final list consists of seven that come highly recommended by professionals as well as garnering top ratings from readers and reviewers. Nearly all of these titles have been recommended by both the Alzheimer's Association and the National Institute on Aging.
CHRISTMAS DAY IN THE MORNING
by Pearl S. Buck
Building Your Senior Caregiving Library - As a family caregiver for your senior parent or family member, you must undoubtedly face a large number of challenges, and you could use all the help you can get. Much of the responsibility for obtaining proper skills and techniques is in your hands and there are many different resources available to help you improve. One of my favorite ideas is to read any and all books that can offer greater insight. Here's a look at some books that you as a caregiver should add to your library: