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Stuck in the Middle: Caring for Mom and Dad PBS-TV Special

DVD 90 minutes

Stuck in the Middle: Caring for Mom and Dad (DVD)

Stuck in the Middle: Caring for Mom and Dad (DVD)

Price: $10.00


             

One day most of us will have to face many hard issues regarding the care of our aging parents. For some, that day comes gradually. For others, it comes without a moment’s notice. In either case the big question is, “Are you ready?”

In this engaging video, eldercare expert Barbara McVicker speaks on the questions you need to ask, the information you need to gather, and the signs to watch for as you begin to assume the role of caregiver. Most importantly, she provides essential information and tools needed to navigate adult care giving and move from crisis to planning.

Through humor, tears and inspiring care giving stories, Barbara gives hope to viewers by providing them a lifeline and assuring them they are not alone. Most importantly, she provides essential information and tools needed to navigate adult care giving and move from crisis to planning.

Bonus Material:

  • Family Dynamics & Siblings -Barbara Interviews Dan Brochetti, MSW, LISW
  • Diagnosing Dementia -Barbara Interviews Douglas W. Scharre, MD
  • Eldercare Legal Documents -Barbara Interviews William Browning, CELA, Attorney


Stuck in the Middle: Shared Stories and Tips on Caring for Mom and Dad

Book 155 pages

Stuck in the Middle: Shared Stories and Tips on Caring for Mom and Dad (Book)

             

Over 75 million people are caring for their aging parents. Through poignant stories and useful tips, Stuck in the Middle provides emotional support and essential information to caregivers, reminding them that they are not alone. Based on interviews with healthcare professionals and real-life caregivers, Stuck in the Middle offers a much-needed lifeline to stressed-out adults caught between the needs of their families, their careers, and their parents.

Edition



Before Things Fall Apart: Preparing to Care for Mom and Dad

Book 179 pages

Before Things Fall Apart: Preparing to Care for Mom and Dad (Book)

             

As your parents get older and need your help, beginning the caregiving process feels overwhelming. But don’t panic…help is here! The quick-start guide to caregiving, Before Things Fall Apart, contains all the essential information that you need during this stressful time. Friendly and easy-to-understand, Before Things Fall Apart guides you through challenges like talking to your parents, gathering important documents, assessing Mom and Dad’s capabilities, dealing with doctors and hospitals, holding a family meeting and more. Whether you are starting in crisis, or beginning in calmness, Before Things Fall Apart can help.

Price: $13.00



Before Things Fall Apart: The Essential Workbook on Caring for Mom and Dad

Workbook 81 pages

Before Things Fall Apart: The Essential Workbook on Caring for Mom and Dad

             

We can’t promise that this Essential Workbook will make caregiving effortless, but it will certainly make your life easier! Loaded with useful checklists, the Workbook will streamline all your crucial caregiving tasks, like tracking changes in Mom and Dad’s capabilities, organizing important documents, hold a family meeting, downsizing, critiquing senior housing options and much, much more. This invaluable Workbook will be your trusted companion as you face the challenges of caring for Mom and Dad.

Price: $13.00



Portfolio

Before Things Fall Apart: The Essential Workbook on Caring for Mom and Dad

             

This helpful portfolio has the parts necessary to organize important documents. It measures 10” X 13” and contains 5 file folders with pockets and a lined writing tablet.

Price: $10.00



Call to Action Checklist

Call to Action Checklist

             

Call to Action is a concise handy size checklist of the essential medical and legal documents and information you and your parents need. It is 5 1/2 inches by 8 1/2 inches and fits easily in a purse or briefcase. Containing 7 essential documents, medical checklists and more it is a useful tool to get the whole family organized!

Price: $2.00



Assessment Checklist

Assessment Checklist

             

Assessing Elderly Parent’s Needs – This objective checklist is the perfect format to assess 8 crucial areas for Mom and Dad’s safety and health. Use it to keep reassessing every 6 months, or even more often, all the parts of their lives. It is an effective guide to keep the whole family informed.

Price: $2.00



Bundle products for increased savings.

Both books + workbook (get portfolio free)

3 Book Bundle

             

  • Stuck in the Middle: Shared Stories and Tips on Caring for Mom and Dad (Book)
  • Before Things Fall Apart: Preparing to Care for Mom and Dad (Book)
  • Before Things Fall Apart: The Essential Workbook on Caring for Mom and Dad (Workbook)
  • Portfolio

Price: $39.00



DVD and Preparing to Care for Mom and Dad Book Bundle (get the checklists free)

DVD and Preparing to Care for Mom and Dad Book Bundle

             

  • Stuck in the Middle: Caring for Mom and Dad (DVD)
  • Before Things Fall Apart: Preparing to Care for Mom and Dad (Book)
  • Call to Action Checklist
  • Assesment Checklist

Price: $23.00



Purchase all 3 books + the DVD (get the checklists and portfolio free)

Purchase all 3 books + the DVD and get the checklists for free

             

  • Stuck in the Middle: Caring for Mom and Dad (DVD)
  • Stuck in the Middle: Shared Stories and Tips on Caring for Mom and Dad (Book)
  • Before Things Fall Apart: Preparing to Care for Mom and Dad (Book)
  • Before Things Fall Apart: The Essential Workbook on Caring for Mom and Dad
  • Assessment Checklist
  • Call to Action Checklist
  • Portfolio

Price: $49.00



To buy in bulk to receive special pricing, phone 614-893-6467