The Dementia Caregiver's Little Book of Hope

The all new and updated version of Karen’s book is now available. It has recently been added as an Alzheimer’s/Dementia Resource Book with the National Institute of Health (NIH). It may be a relatively little book, yet it's big in terms of in-depth information! Ideal for both individuals and professional caregivers, it's available for just $14.95 per book, with first class mail shipping included.

Here are just a few of the many chapters and topics covered in this very handy guide:

Dementia 101

  • What is Dementia
  • Types of Dementia, including Alzheimer's
  • Diagnosis
  • The Stigma of Dementia

Medical Information

  • Personal Health Record (PHR)
  • Medications
  • To Admit or Not to Admit to a Home?

"This Little Book of Hope has seen me through the very difficult days of caregiving for my wife.  Without this 'Bible' as guidance, my journey would have been much harder."
    - Lothar U., Caregiver 

Caregiver Advice and Support

  • Communication Tips 
  • Anticipatory Grief
  • Caregiver Burnout
  • The 10 Secrets of Caregiver Success
  • Support Groups

Legal and Financial Keys for Success

  • Why You Need Certain Legal Documents
  • Medicaid and Medicare
  • Financial Considerations
  • Guardianship 101        

"This is a 'must-have' book for any caregiver or healthcare professional. Karen delivers information with compassion to her caregivers. The Dementia Caregiver's Little Book of Hope is an invaluable resource that speaks to your mind, heart and spirit."

     - Kim Linder, Senior Holistic Living, LLC

End of Life  

  • Final Goodbyes
  • Peace, Comfort, Hope and Endings

Resources and Information

  • National Veterans Information
  • Adult Day Care and Respite Care
  • Long-Term Care
  • Handy Phone Numbers and Websites
  • Suggested Reading, Listening and Viewing

Facts and Reflections

  • Famous Faces of Alzheimer's
  • Those Four Pesky Emotions
  • Reflections for the Journey

ISBN: 978-0-98425555-0-4

Registered with the Library of Congress under the Copyright Law

Copyright 2009 Dementia Caregiver Resources, Inc.
First Printing - November 2009
Revised and Updated Third Edition - May 2013


All new 2013 Book of Hope