Designed for those giving care to individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other memory loss disorders, this informative and inspiring guide explores how to take care of oneself in order to meet the challenges of giving care to another. Heartfelt, candid accounts by television host Leeza Gibbons and the members of her family—who cared for Leeza’s mother, Jean, for more than a decade after her Alzheimer’s diagnosis—are combined with current medical, nutritional, psychological, and spiritual information and advice for caregivers. A comprehensive resources section and photo scrapbook of Leeza and her family are also included.
Leeza Gibbons is the former
host of the Emmy Award–winning daytime talk show Leeza. She is the
founder of the Leeza Gibbons Memory Foundation and Sheer Inspiration
Life Coaching and is a member of the American Red Cross's Celebrity
Cabinet. James Huysman, PsyD, LCSW, is a
psychologist, a clinical social worker, an addictions counselor, and an
Eriksonian hypnotherapist. He is the executive director and co-founder of
The Leeza Gibbons Memory Foundation and an adjunct professor at Florida
International University. Rosemary DeAngelis Laird,
MD, is the founding medical director of the Health First Aging Institute
and the medical director of The Leeza Gibbons Memory Foundation.
Category Health, Self Help
Format: Trade Paperback, 325 pages
Retail Price: $14.95
Our Price: $12.95ISBN: 9781934184202