Recommended Reading & Publications

Passages in Caregiving: Turning Chaos into ConfidencePassages in Caregiving:  Turning Chaos into Confidence

by Gail Sheehy

With empathy, intelligence, and extensive research, Gail Sheehy takes you by the hand with poignant stories and experiences to examine the arc of caregiving from the very first signs of trouble—providing invaluable advice and guidance to help turn a stressful, life-altering situation into a journey that can be safely navigated and from which everyone can benefit.


Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias

by Nataly Rubinstein

Alzheimer’s disease can be crippling for a caregiver. Exhausting emotional and financial resources, it often creates a diagnosis of despair. Now, Nataly Rubinstein offers hope.  Winner of the 2011 International Book Awards and the 2011 Indie Excellence Book award.


The Fearless Caregiver

by Gary Barg

This practical, sympathetic and comprehensive guide published by the expert’s at Today’s Caregiver Magazine shows caregivers how to be an informed, effective, and fearless caregiver while still having time for yourself.   For additional Caregiver information, visit

The Third-Age African American Seniors published Journal of Gerontological Social Work, 54: 4, 351 — 371       Taylor-Harris, Davette and Zhan, Heying Jenny(2011)


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