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Tip Sheets


Fact Sheets in Spanish

The following 10 fact sheets have been updated and translated in 2018.

Consejos para Cuidados Temporales: Tomar un Descanso de Cuidar a Quienes lo Necesitan (Respite Tips: Taking a Break From Giving Care to Someone in Need)

Contratar Asistencia Domiciliaria (Hiring In-Home Help)

Cuidado 101: Ser un Cuidador (Caregiving 101: On Being a Caregiver)

Derrame Cerebral (Stroke)

El Cuidado y la Depresión (Depression and Caregiving)

Guía del Cuidador para Entender los Comportamientos de la Demencia (Caregivers Guide to Understanding Dementia Behavior)

Guía para Cuidarse a Si Mismo (A Guide to Taking Care of Yourself)

La Enfermedad del Alzheimer y su Cuidado (Alzheimer’s Disease and Caregiving)

Lo Que es lo Que Cada Cuidador Necesita Saber Sobre el Dinero (What Every Caregiver Needs to Know About Money)

Tener una Junta Familiar (Holding a Family Meeting)

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Aflicción y Pérdida (Grief and Loss)

Demencia (Dementia)

Directivas Anticipadas de Atención Médica y POLST (Advance Health Care Directives and POLST)

El Cuidado de los Adultos con Trastornos Cognitivos y de la Memoria (Caring for Adults with Cognitive and Memory Impairments)

El Cuidado de Sus Padres Junto con Sus Hermanos (Caregiving with Your Siblings)

El Cuidado del Paciente (Caregiving)

Enfermedad de Alzheimer’s (Alzheimer’s Disease)

Guía del Cuidador para Entender los Comportamientos Relacionados con la Demencia (Caregiver's Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors)

La Apoplejia o Derrame Cerebral (Stroke)

La Demencia con Cuerpos de Lewy (Dementia with Lewy Bodies)

La Depressión y Los Cuidadores (Depression and Caregiving)

La Enfermedad y el Cuidado de Parkinson (Parkinson’s Disease)

La Etapa Inicial de la Enfermedad Alzheimer (Early Stage Alzheimer’s Disease)

Medios para una Comunicación Eficaz para Proveedores de Atención Médica y Cuidadores (Pathways to Effective Communication For Healthcare Providers and Caregivers)

Opciones de la Comunidad para el Cuidado del Paciente (Community Care Options)

Opciones para el Final de la Vida: los Tubos de Alimentacio y los Respiradores (Feeding Tubes and Ventilators)

Opciones para el Final de la Vida: RCP y ONR (CPR and DNR)

Planificación Legal en Casos de Incapacidad (Legal Planning for Incapacity)

Poderes de Duración Indeterminada y Fideicomisos en Vida Revocables (Durable Powers of Attorney)

Problemas Conductuales Posteriores a Traumatismo Craneal (Coping With Behavior Problems After Head Injury)

Tecnología Digital para los Cuidadores Familiares (Digital Technology for Family Caregivers)

Todo lo que un Cuidador Debe Saber Sobre el Dinero (What Every Caregiver Needs to Know About Money)

Trastorno Neurocognitivo Asociado con el VIH (HIV-associated Neurocognitive Disorder — HAND)

Vida Asistida y Residencias de Apoyo (Assisted Living)

Wernicke-Korsakoff (Spanish)

¿Es una Demencia? ¿Que Significa ese Diagnóstico? (Is this Dementia and What Does it Mean?)


Fact Sheets in Chinese

The following 10 fact sheets have been updated and translated in 2018.

照顾好自己的指南 (A Guide to Taking Care of Yourself)

阿尔茨海默氏病和看护 (Alzheimer’s Disease and Caregiving)

看护者理解痴呆行为的指南 (Caregiver’s Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors)

看护者基本知识 :作为看护者 (Caregiving 101: On Being a Caregiver)

抑郁和看护 (Depression and Caregiving)

雇用居家护理 (Hiring In-Home Help)

举行家庭会议 (Holding a Family Meeting)

暂时休息:您需要在提供看护之余休息一下 (Respite Tips: Taking a Break From Giving Care to Someone in Need)

中风 (Stroke)

关于钱每个看护者需要知道什么 (What Every Caregiver Needs to Know About Money)

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Fact Sheets in Korean


Fact Sheets in Vietnamese

The following 10 fact sheets have been updated and translated in 2018.

Bệnh Alzheimer và Chăm Sóc (Alzheimer’s Disease and Caregiving)

Bệnh Trầm Cảm và Công Việc Chăm Sóc (Depression and Caregiving)

Chăm Sóc 101: Trở Thành Người Chăm Sóc (Caregiving 101: On Being a Caregiver)

Đột Quỵ (Stroke)

Hướng Dẫn Chăm Sóc Bản Thân (A Guide to Taking Care of Yourself)

Hướng Dẫn cho Người Chăm Sóc về Hiểu Hành Vi Sa Sút Trí Tuệ (Caregiver’s Guide to Understanding Dementia Behaviors)

Lời Khuyên về Nghỉ Ngơi: Tạm Nghỉ Trong Thời Gian Chăm Sóc Ai Đó (Respite Tips: Taking a Break From Giving Care to Someone in Need)

Những Điều Người Chăm Sóc Cần Biết Về Tiền (What Every Caregiver Needs to Know About Money)

Thuê Giúp Việc Tại Nhà (Hiring In-Home Help)

Tổ Chức Họp Gia Đình (Holding a Family Meeting)

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