OverviewPacked with detailed information and practices for infusing caregiving with spirituality and hope, this book provides simple tools for the practice of mindfulness amidst the stress of the caregiving environment. Straightforward and practical methods are provided for dealing with crisis situations and a section is included on how a caregiver can assist someone who is facing his or her death. With a light and accessible tone, the book’s practical information is supported by real-life anecdotes and humorous illustrations.
Author BiographyGrant Abrams is a physical therapist who has worked in hospital, home care, and nursing home facilities for more than 20 years. He has led and co-led workshops on caregiving, life story telling, death and dying, tai chi, and yoga. He lives in New Paltz, New York. Patricia Elizabeth has given workshops in the field of end-of-life care and death and dying for more than 30 years. She lives in Grass Valley, California.