Caregiving for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders

Research • Practice • Policy

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-5334-5 (Print) 978-1-4614-5335-2 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxviii

  2. Issues Affecting the Care Triad

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease, Caregiving, and Family Dynamics

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 17-34

      Psychosocial Interventions to Address the Emotional Needs of Caregivers of Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease

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      Pages 35-48

      Education, Training, and Support Programs for Caregivers of Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease

  3. Issues in Providing Quality Care

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 49-49

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      Pages 51-69

      Developmentally Appropriate Long-Term Care for People with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders

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      Pages 71-90

      The Economics of Caring for Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease

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      Pages 91-106

      Faith and Spirituality: Supporting Caregivers of Individuals with Dementia

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      Pages 107-120

      Family Caregivers as Members of the Alzheimer’s Treatment Team

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      Pages 121-135

      End-of-Life Issues for Caregivers of Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias

  4. Cross-cutting Issues Impacting Caregivers and Caregiving

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 137-137

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      Pages 139-152

      Ethical Issues: Perspective 1: Providing the Care for Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease: Practice, Education, Policy, and Research

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      Pages 153-164

      Ethical Issues: Perspective 2: The Fundamental Role of Personhood

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      Pages 165-179

      Legal Issues for Caregivers of Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 181-202

      Advances in Alzheimer’s Disease Research: Implications for Family Caregiving

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 203-207