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The sandwich generation's guide to eldercare / Kimberly McCrone Wickert, MRC, CRC, Danielle Schultz Dresden, MEd, CRC, Phillip D. Rumrill, Jr., PhD, CRC.

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  • ISBN: 9781936303434 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1936303434 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xii, 207 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York : demosHealth, [2013]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-198) and index.
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You are not alone: the graying of America and the role of the sandwich generation in providing eldercare -- Is it time?: determining when it's time to take over the care of your loved one -- Making a plan: practical, legal, health care, and financial essentials -- Balancing your loved one's wishes with practical reality: in-home care, assisted living or skilled nursing facility, or hospice care -- Stress, guilt, anger, burnout, and more: dealing with the impact of eldercare on the caregiver and the entire family -- Alzheimer's disease, dementia, and sundowner's syndrome -- Advocating for your loved one: an eldercare bill of rights -- Pulling it all together: 10 essential strategies for caregivers -- Appendixes : A. Eldercare safety checklist ; B. Caregiver kit -- Eldercare experts: who they are, what they do, how to find them -- Eldercare resources A-Z.
Summary, etc.:
A practical, accessible, and comprehensive guide to the legal, financial, emotional and daily living challenges of caring for aging parents while raising your own family. If you are caring for an elderly loved one while raising a child, you may feel overwhelmed and unprepared. The Sandwich Generation's Guide to Eldercare, written by three experts with extensive professional and personal experience with eldercare, provides the information and resources you need to make important decisions, balance your responsibilities, and ensure your elder's well-being as well as your own.
Subject: Aging parents > Care.
Adult children of aging parents.
Caregivers.
Sandwich generation.
Adult Children.
Aged.
Family.
Long-Term Care > Aged.
Parent-Child Relations.
Parents.

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The Sandwich Generation Guide to Eldercare
The Sandwich Generation Guide to Eldercare
by Rumrill, Jr. Jr., Philip D.; Wickert, Kimberly; Dresden, Danielle
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Table of Contents

The Sandwich Generation Guide to Eldercare

SectionSection DescriptionPage Number
Prefacep. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
1You Are Not Alone: The Graying of America and the Role of the Sandwich Generation in Providing Eldercarep. 1
2Is it Time?: Determining When It's Time to Take Over the Care of Your Loved Onep. 15
3Making a Plan: Practical, Legal, Health Care, and Financial Essentialsp. 33
4Balancing Your Loved One's Wishes with Practical Reality: In-Home Care, Assisted Living or Skilled Nursing Facility, or Hospice Carep. 77
5Stress, Guilt, Anger, Burnout, and More: Dealing with the Impact of Eldercare on the Caregiver and the Entire Familyp. 103
6Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia, and Sundowner's Syndromep. 123
7Advocating for Your Loved One: An Eldercare Bill of Rightsp. 145
8Pulling it All Together: 10 Essential Strategies for Caregiversp. 159
Appendix AEldercare Safety Checklistp. 177
Appendix BCaregiver Kitp. 181
Glossaryp. 183
Eldercare Experts: Who They Are, What They Do, How to Find Themp. 187
Eldercare Resources A-Zp. 191
Indexp. 199

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