The Resource Walking on eggshells : caring for a critically ill loved one, by Amy Sales

Walking on eggshells : caring for a critically ill loved one, by Amy Sales

Label
Walking on eggshells : caring for a critically ill loved one
Title
Walking on eggshells
Title remainder
caring for a critically ill loved one
Statement of responsibility
by Amy Sales
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Dealing with a loved one's life-threatening illness brings difficult and daunting tasks for caregivers. Not knowing when and how to say things and what to do is frightening. Caregivers often feel they are "walking on eggshells." This valuable, practical guide offers comfort, support and advice for managing economic, emotional and daily stressors from day one of the diagnosis"--Publisher's description
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sales, Amy
Dewey number
  • 362.17/5
  • 362.175
Index
no index present
LC call number
R726.8
LC item number
.S25 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WB 310
NLM item number
S163w 2012
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terminal care
  • Terminally ill
  • Death
  • Terminally ill
  • Palliative treatment
  • Terminally Ill
  • Critical Illness
  • Terminal Care
  • Terminally Ill
  • Family
Label
Walking on eggshells : caring for a critically ill loved one, by Amy Sales
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life after diagnosis -- When finding the right words seems impossible -- Who to tell what and when to tell it -- Talking to your children about terminal illness and dying -- How to prepare for medical appointments -- Handling finances -- Taking care of yourself -- Caring for a young child with a life-threatening illness -- Caring for an adult child with a life-threatening illness -- Caring for a spouse with a life-threatening illness -- Caring for a parent with a life-threatening illness -- Progression of hope -- Preparing for and adjusting to hospitalizations -- Handling bad news -- Anticipating the end of life -- What is hospice and how do we talk about it? -- Understanding the physical and emotional needs of your dying loved one -- What does death look like? -- Should children go to funerals? -- After your loved one dies -- Reentry
Control code
ocn757477427
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 227 pages
Isbn
9780882823805
Lccn
2011928842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)757477427
Label
Walking on eggshells : caring for a critically ill loved one, by Amy Sales
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life after diagnosis -- When finding the right words seems impossible -- Who to tell what and when to tell it -- Talking to your children about terminal illness and dying -- How to prepare for medical appointments -- Handling finances -- Taking care of yourself -- Caring for a young child with a life-threatening illness -- Caring for an adult child with a life-threatening illness -- Caring for a spouse with a life-threatening illness -- Caring for a parent with a life-threatening illness -- Progression of hope -- Preparing for and adjusting to hospitalizations -- Handling bad news -- Anticipating the end of life -- What is hospice and how do we talk about it? -- Understanding the physical and emotional needs of your dying loved one -- What does death look like? -- Should children go to funerals? -- After your loved one dies -- Reentry
Control code
ocn757477427
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 227 pages
Isbn
9780882823805
Lccn
2011928842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)757477427

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