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Learning to speak Alzheimer's : a groundbreaking approach for everyone dealing with the disease / Joanne Koenig Coste.

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ashe County Public Library 362.1968 COS (Text) 50503300252006 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Macon County Public Library 362.1 C (Text) 39493108068976 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Statesville Main Library 616.831 BUT (Text) 33114015018732 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Wilkes County Public Library 362.1968BUT (Text) 50501011272289 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780618485178 (paperback) :
  • ISBN: 0618485171 (paperback) :
  • Physical Description: xv, 240 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st Mariner Books ed.

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General Note: Reprint. Originally published: 2003.
"A Mariner book."
Includes index
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-220), discography (pages 222-223), filmography (pages 220-222), and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The ticking meter -- Seeking a correct diagnosis -- What to expect : making the first decisions -- Habilitation, the new approach -- Seeing the world from the patient's perspective -- Tenet #1 : make the physical environment work -- Tenet #2 : know that communication remains possible -- Tenet #3 : focus on remaining skills -- Tenet #4 : live in the patient's world : behavioral changes -- Tenet #5 : enrich the patient's life -- Caring for the care partner -- Receiving home care -- Receiving care outside of a family home -- Inspiration -- Appendix. Good food for people with Alzheimer's.
Summary, etc.: A new approach to dealing with Alzheimer's disease offers a five step method for caring for people with progressive dementia, while offering hundreds of practical tips to ease life for patients and caregivers.
Subject: Alzheimer's disease > Patients > Care > Popular works.
Alzheimer's disease > Patients > Rehabilitation > Popular works.
Caregivers > Popular works.

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