Caregiving: A Guide for Those who Give Care and Those who Receive it

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Springer Pub., Jan 1, 2001 - Medical - 229 pages
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By focusing on the various facets of the caregiving experience, the authors sensitize professionals to the ways in which caregiving is affected by the conditions, personalities, capabilities, and wishes of both the caregivers and the care recipients. Chapters explore the range of care receivers from frail elderly to young children, and the difference in caregiving styles and options.

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Determinants and Conditions of Caregiving
Who Are the Care Recipients?
Who Are the Caregivers?

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Victoria E. Bumagin was Director of the Center for Applied Gerontology and Director of Professional Social Services with the Council for Jewish Elderly in Chicago.

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