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Fact and Tip Sheets in Spanish

 

The following fact and tip sheets were updated and translated in 2019

Comunicación (Para Demencia) (Communication (for Dementia))

Conceptos Básicos Sobre Cuidados Paliativos o de Apoyo: Todo lo que un Cuidador Debe Saber (Understanding Palliative/Supportive Care: What Every Caregiver Should Know)

Cuando el Cuidado Termina (When Caregiving Ends)

Cuidado en el hogar: Una Guía de los Recursos Comunitarios (Caregiving at Home: A Guide to Community Resources)

Cuidado y pérdida ambigua (Caregiving and Ambiguous Loss)

Depresión del cuidador: una crisis de salud silenciosa (Caregiver Depression: A Silent Health Crisis)

Habilidades Prácticas Para Cuidadores (Hands-On Skills for Caregivers)

¿Podría  Ser su Cerebro?  Lista de Verificación de Demencia Frontotemporal (Could It Be Their Brain? A Frontotemporal Dementia Checklist)

Tecnología de Asistencia (Assistive Technology)

Trasladar a Una Persona (Transferring a Person)

The following fact sheets were 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)

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

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)

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 and Tip Sheets in Chinese

The following fact and tip sheets were updated and translated in 2019

輔助技術  (Assistive Technology)

看護者憂鬱症:沉默的健康危機  (Caregiver Depression: A Silent Health Crisis)

看護與模糊性失落 (Caregiving and Ambiguous Loss)

在家看護:社區資源指南 (Caregiving at Home: A Guide to Community Resources) 

溝通(針對失智症)(Communication (for Dementia)) 

瞭解緩和/支持照護:看護者須知 (Could It Be Their Brain?  A Frontotemporal Dementia Checklist) 

看護者須知的實務技巧  (Hands-on Skills for Caregivers) 

幫某人移位 (Transferring a Person) 

瞭解緩和/支持照護:看護者須知 ( Understanding Palliative/Supportive Care: What Every Caregiver Should Know)  

看護工作結束時  (When Caregiving Ends)

The following 10 fact sheets were 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 fact and tip sheets were updated and translated in 2018

Chăm sóc tại Nhà: Hướng dẫn về các Nguồn lực Cộng đồng (Caregiving at Home: A Guide to Community Resources)

Chăm Sóc và Mất Trí Nhớ Mơ Hồ  (Caregiving and Ambiguous Loss)

Công nghệ Hỗ trợ  (Assistive Technology) 

Di chuyển một Người (Transferring a Person)

Giao tiếp (cho chứng sa sút trí tuệ)  (Communication (for Dementia)) 

Hiểu về Chăm Sóc Giảm Nhẹ/Chăm Sóc Toàn Diện: Điều Mọi Người Chăm Sóc Cần Biết  (Understanding Palliative Care: What Every Caregiver Should Know 

Khi Việc chăm sóc Kết thúc  (When Caregiving Ends)

Kỹ năng dành cho Người chăm sóc  (Hands-on for Caregivers)

Liệu Đó Có Thể Là Bộ Não Của Họ Không?  Danh Sách Kiểm Tra Chứng Sa Sút Trí Tuệ Trán-Thái Dương  (Could It Be Their Brain? A Frontotemporal Dementia Checklist

Trầm Cảm Ở Người Chăm Sóc: Cuộc Khủng Hoảng Sức Khỏe Thầm Lặng  (Caregiver Depression: A Silent Health Crisis)

 

The following 10 fact sheets were 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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