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A caregiver"s guide to Lewy body dementia

Helen Buell Whitworth

A caregiver"s guide to Lewy body dementia

by Helen Buell Whitworth

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Published by Demos Health in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lewy body dementia,
  • Dementia,
  • Popular works

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLewy body dementia
    StatementHelen Buell Whitworth, James Whitworth
    ContributionsWhitworth, James, ebrary, Inc
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC521 .W45 2011eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    Paginationxi, 294 p. :
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25568098M
    ISBN 10193260393X
    ISBN 109781932603934, 9781935281443
    OCLC/WorldCa707078822

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    Dementia itself is actually a symptom, not a disease. Other types of dementia include Lewy body dementia, vascular dementia, frontotemporal dementia, short-term memory loss and Huntington’s or Parkinson’s disease. For all forms of dementia, there is a decline in mental function. The Dementia Caregiver Guide includes: An explanation of each of the GEMS® States A description of the types of support needed as the condition progresses A demonstration of Positive Approach to Care techniques such as PPA™ and Hand-under-Hand® A combination of visually appealing pictures and helpful text explanations The Dementia Caregiver Guide reinforces the impact of Teepa Snow's.

      Establishing a routine with familiar faces in smaller groups has allowed Estelle to enjoy a better quality of life, despite having dementia with Lewy bodies. Care for Yourself As a caregiver, it is critical for you to maintain your own health and well-being. The Caregivers Guide to Lewy Body Dementia is the first book ot present a thorough picture of what Lewy Body Dementia really is. A Caregivers Guide to Lewy Body Dementia is written in everyday language, and is filled with personal examples that connect to the readers\' own experiences.


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Book Review: A Caregiver's Guide to Lewy Body Dementia by Helen Buell Whitworth and James Whitworth Not long after Mom was diagnosed and I realized I had absolutely no true information on LBD I began a search.

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