Just as the need for quality health care for elders grows every year, so does the body of literature and information available to support families that are facing a hospital or nursing home issue. Sometimes, it’s hard to cut through all the clutter.
So here are my TOP 10 CHOICES for the books that I feel can help make a difference in your family… in terms of understanding the challenges your loved ones are facing –– physically, emotionally, and mentally –– and how you see your role and responsibility.
Elder Rage, or Take My Father… Please! How to Survive Caring for Aging Parents. Jacqueline Marcel. Click here to learn more.
Minding Our Elders: Caregivers Share Their Personal Stories. Carol Bradley Bursack. Click here to learn more.
The Age Wave: Hot the Most Important Trend of Our Time Can Change Your Future. Ken Dychtwald Ph.D. (A prophetic book that inspired me to do what I do.) Click here to learn more.
They’re Your Parents, Too! How Siblings Can Survive Their Parents’ Ageing Without Driving Each Other Crazy. Francine Russ. Click here to learn more.
Doing The Right Thing: Taking Care of Your Elderly Parents, Even if They Didn’t Take Care of You. Roberta Satow, Ph.D. Click here to learn more.
Jan’s Story: Love Lost to the Long Goodbye if Alzheimer’s. Barry Petersen. Click here to learn more.
The Longevity Revolution: The Benefits and Challenges of Living a Long Life. Dr. Robert N. Butler. Click here to learn more.
The Law of Later-Life Health Care and Decision Making. Lawrence A. Frolik. Click here to learn more.
Caring for Our Parents: Inspiring Stories of Families Seeking New Solutions to America’s Most Urgent Health Crisis. Howard Gleckman. Click here to learn more.
Who Gets Grandma’s Yellow Pie Plate? Marlene S. Stum. Click here to learn more.