Parentcare: A Commonsense Guide for Adult Children

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Crown Publishers, 1988 - Adult children - 309 pages
Real-life examples illustrate basic steps critical to those who are faced with taking care of elderly parents and offer an approach to dealing with the anger and stress sometimes associated with this growing problem

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Parentcare: a commonsense guide for adult children

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Jarvik and Small, both physicians and authorities on geriatrics, prepared this guide to help adult children deal with the role reversals that often occur with aging. They apply a "commonsense approach ... Read full review

Contents

Dont Parents Take Care of ChildrenNot the Other Way Around?
1
How Can We Get Along with Our Parents?
11
How Can We Stretch It?
25
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Dr. Gary Small is a professor of psychiatry at UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine and director of the UCLA Longevity Center at the university's Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior. He and Gigi Vorgan are the authors of iBrain, The Memory Prescription, The Longevity Bible, and The Memory Bible.

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