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Miller, M. D., & Reynolds, C. F. (2012). Depression and anxiety in later life: What everyone needs to know. Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press.

Miller, M. D., & Reynolds, C. F. (2012). Depression and anxiety in later life: What everyone needs to know. Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press.

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National Council on Aging Job Resource Website

National Council on Aging Job Resource Website  

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National Institute on Aging Age Pages, pamphlets available on dozens of topics related to aging and health.

National Institute on Aging Age Pages, pamphlets available on dozens of topics related to aging and health.  

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My Better Nursing Home website. Resources to create long term care where everybody thrives.

My Better Nursing Home website.  Resources to create long term care where everybody thrives.

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NIH Senior Health Website. Health and wellness information for older adults from the National Institutes of Health.

NIH Senior Health Website. Health and wellness information for older adults from the National Institutes of Health.

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Feldesman, W. (2012). Dictionary of Eldercare Terminology. New York: Self.

Feldesman, W. (2012). Dictionary of Eldercare Terminology.  New York: Self.

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Alzheimer’s Prevention Registry recruiting 250,000 volunteers: The Alzheimer’s Prevention Registry (www.endalznow.org), launched in October, 2012 by the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, is a new online community of people who want to help scientists find treatments to slow, halt, or prevent the memory-robbing disorder.

Alzheimer’s Prevention Registry recruiting 250,000 volunteers: The Alzheimer’s Prevention Registry (www.endalznow.org), launched in October, 2012 by the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, is a new online community of people who want to help scientists find treatments to slow, halt, or prevent the memory-robbing disorder.

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National Institute of Aging Health Topics

National Institute of Aging Health Topics

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NIMH Older Adults: Depression and Suicide Facts Fact Sheet. A brief overview of the statistics on depression and suicide in older adults, with information on depression treatments and suicide prevention.

NIMH Older Adults: Depression and Suicide Facts Fact Sheet.  A brief overview of the statistics on depression and suicide in older adults, with information on depression treatments and suicide prevention.

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NIMH Older Adult Depression brochure. Depression is not a normal part of aging. This brochure describes the signs, symptoms, and treatment options of depression in older adults.

NIMH Older Adult Depression brochure.  Depression is not a normal part of aging. This brochure describes the signs, symptoms, and treatment options of depression in older adults.  

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Life Plan for the Life Span 2012

Life Plan for the Life Span 2012 “Produced by the APA Committee on Aging. It offers guidance and links to resources helpful in planning for legal/financial, health, psychological, social and work life/retirement issues that often arise as people age”

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APA Publication: Older Adults’ Health And Age-Related Changes: Reality Versus Myth

APA Publication:  Older Adults’ Health And Age-Related Changes: Reality Versus Myth

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AARP Family / Caregiving Webinars

AARP Family / Caregiving Webinars “Get tips on balancing home, work and caregiving during AARP’s new Family & Caregiving webinar series. Connect with other caregivers and learn the latest from experts on topics that impact you and your family most.”

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AARP Work Webinars

AARP Work Webinars “Learn from AARP’s Financial Security team in a series of free, interactive webinars on Social Security, work and other money matters.”

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Mace, N. & Rabins, P. V. (2001). The 36-Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for Persons With Alzheimer Disease, Related Dementing Illnesses, and Memory Loss in Later Life . New York: Warner Books.

Mace, N. & Rabins, P. V. (2001). The 36-Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for Persons With Alzheimer Disease, Related Dementing Illnesses, and Memory Loss in Later Life . New York: Warner Books.

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Gruetzner, H. (2001) Alzheimer’s: A caregiver’s guide and sourcebook . New York: John Wiley.

Gruetzner, H. (2001) Alzheimer’s: A caregiver’s guide and sourcebook . New York: John Wiley.

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Hadjistavropoulos, T. & Hadjistavropoulos, H.D. (Eds.). (2008). Pain management for older adults: A self-help guide . Seattle: IASP Press

Hadjistavropoulos, T. & Hadjistavropoulos, H.D. (Eds.). (2008). Pain management for older adults: A self-help guide . Seattle: IASP Press

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Eldercare Locator, U.S. Administration on Aging. www.eldercare.gov. 1-800-677-1116

Eldercare Locator, U.S. Administration on Aging. www.eldercare.gov. 1-800-677-1116

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American Psychological Association (Producer). (2006). Parenting Our Elderly Parents. [DVD]. http://www.apa.org/pubs/videos/4310775.aspx

American Psychological Association (Producer). (2006). Parenting Our Elderly Parents. [DVD]. http://www.apa.org/pubs/videos/4310775.aspx

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