Passages in caregiving: turning chaos into confidence

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"One of those rare books that can drastically lighten even the heaviest of loads." --Rosalynn Carter

"Trust me: there is no better guide to caregiving." --Bill Moyers

Gail Sheehy, author of the groundbreaking Passages--which was a New York Times bestseller for more than three years--now brings us Passages in Caregiving. In this essential guide, the acclaimed expert on the now aging Baby Boomer generation outlines nine crucial steps for effective, successful family caregiving, turning chaos into confidence during this most crucial of life stages.

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subject_facet Caregivers, Chronically ill -- Care -- Psychological aspects, Chronically ill -- Family relationships, Home nursing
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