:At Wit's End is a simple, straightforward, and easy-to-read summary about Alzheimer's as a disease and condition, written without technical jargon or impractical detail. Many books delve into other areas of Alzheimer's, emphasizing the financial, legal, and treatment needs of the afflicted. At Wit's End is unique because it not only explains the psychiatric and psychological aspects of Alzheimer's, but it also helps family members and caregivers discover a wealth of effective interventions. Kraus focuses on the whole person and his/her social, psychological, physical, and spiritual life. In this book, find out how Alzheimer's can be distinguished from normal aging and other diseases that mimic its symptoms, including the wide array of associated behaviors. Also, find out what medical treatments are available, both traditional and alternative. At Wit's End gives families and caregivers a new outlook on Alzheimer's.American Psychiatric Association, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (4th ed.) ( Washington, DC: ... T. DeBaggio, Losing My Mind: An Intimate Look at Life with Alzheimera#39;s (New York: Simon aamp; Shuster Audio, 2002). 5. T. P. Miles et al., ... 8 ( 2000), 123-133. 7. J. L. Tsai and L. L. Carstensen, aquot;Clinical Intervention 165 Notes.
|Title||:||At Wit's End|
|Publisher||:||Purdue University Press - 2006|