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Caring for your aging parents

Raeann Berman

Caring for your aging parents

a common-sense guide for transforming a difficult time into a loving, cooperative relationship

by Raeann Berman

  • 201 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Sourcebooks in Naperville, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aging parents -- Care -- United States,
  • Caregivers -- United States -- Psychology,
  • Adult children of aging parents -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Raeann Berman and Bernard H. Shulman.
    ContributionsShulman, Bernard H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1063.6 .B472 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23017307M
    ISBN 109781402218613
    LC Control Number2009002553

      17 Essential Books for Family Caregivers the boomer beat for Time magazine highlights the stress and strife that can arise when siblings do not agree on how to care for aging parents. In some cases "parenting the parents" takes the form of actually caring for that elderly parent. But in other cases it is more subtle. The parent is still active and functioning well, but due to loss of a spouse, or progression of the slow but insidious aging process, needs a bit of help or even a bit of guidance or oversight.

      Honor your parents. Pray for God's help honoring your parents even when their behavior or words toward you are frustrating. Remember that they're dealing with the many stresses that come with aging. Taking care of aging parents is one of life's toughest responsibilities. But planning and cooperation will ease the adjustment – for parents and adult children alike. Caring for an aging parent is a responsibility few people ever expect or envision. We avoid thinking about our parents falling ill or growing weak.

    Caring for Our Parents tells the sometimes painful, sometimes uplifting, and always compelling stories of the families who struggle every day with the care needs of their loved ones. If you are a member of this club, think you may be soon, or know someone who is, this book offers stories, information, inspiration, and hope.   Hard-Won Advice in Books on Aging and Elder Care. I read all four books that came up at least twice in your correspondence. responsibility for their aging parents and then again when they.


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