Written by Drs. Kim and Gail Petersen, Part One contains critical information about Alzheimer's disease and other common dementias. It includes an explanation of the areas of the brain affected as the dementia progresses. Part Two contains both brief and detailed assessment tools. Of particular value are the "Pearls of Wisdom" shared by caregivers. The book concludes with a reproducible inservice handout on Alzheimer’s disease.
Covered spiralbound book, 89 pages, includes a Win/Mac CD with printable PDF, 2006.