Caregivers : Challenges, Practices & Cultural Influences Hardback
Edited by Adrianna Thurgood, Kasha Schuldt
In this book, the authors discuss the challenges, practices and cultural influences of caregiving.
Topics include caregiving for individuals with neurodevelopmental disorders and intellectual disabilities; family caregivers for patients with cancer; elder caregiving in South Asian families in the U.S. and India; study of caregiver's resilience; caregiver burden in a Hong Kong Chinese population; managing compassion fatigue among professional cancer caregivers; community-based education for palliative care for the elderly in Japan; caregiver perception and oral health in cerebral palsy children; and the role of assistive technologies for person-centred dementia care in Japan.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 302 pages
- Publisher: Nova Science Publishers Inc
- Publication Date: 29/05/2013
- Category: Social welfare & social services
- ISBN: 9781626180307