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Grandparenting Books On Caregiving
Arthur Kornhaber - The Grandparent Guide : The Definitive Guide to Coping with the Challenges of Modern Grandparenting. Not yet published as of 5/18/2002 soon to be released.

Arthur Kornhaber - Between Parents and Grandparents St. Martin's Press 1986

Arthur Kornhaber - Grandparents, Grandchildren : The Vital Connection Limited Availability

Arthur Kornhaber - Spirit : Mind, Body, and the Will to Existence.

Arthur Kornhaber and Sondra Forsythe - Grandparent Power : How to Strengthen the Vital Connection Among Grandparents, Parents, and Children - Random House.

Arthur Kornhaber - Contemporary Grandparenting .

Julia Nelson - New-Fashioned Grandparenting : Changing America One Grandchild at a Time.

Sylvie De Toledo, Deborah Edler Brown - Grandparents as Parents: A Survival Guide for Raising a Second Family. New York: Guilford Publications (1995).

Doucette-Dudman, Deborah; LaCure, Jeffrey R. - Raising Our Children's Children. Fairview Press (1996).

Takas, Marianne - Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: A Guide to Finding Help and Hope. New York: Brookdale Foundation. Available from: National Foster Parent Association, Inc., 9 Dartman Dr., Crystal Lake, IL 60014 ($3 for first copy, $1 each additional copy). (1995).

Meredith Minkler - Grandmothers as Caregivers: Raising Children of the Crack Cocaine Epidemic. Newbury Park, CA. , Sage. (1995).

Irene M. Endicott - Grandparenting by Grace: A Guide Through the Joys and Struggles. Broadman & Holman Publishers. (1994).

Irene M. Endicott - Grandparenting Redefined: Guidance for Today’s Changing Family. Aglow Publications.(1992).

Sally Houtman - To Grandma’s House, We …Stay: When You Have to Stop Spoiling Your Grandchildren and Start Raising Them M.S. Studio 4 Productions, CA (1999).

Liz Carpenter - Unplanned Parenthood: The Confessions of a Seventy-Something Surrogate Mother. NY: Random House. (1994).

Lenora Poe. Madison - Black Grandparents as Parents. Poe, Lerona. Berkley, CA. (1992).

Philip, Phd, Acsw McCallion - Grandparents As Carers of Children With Disabilities : Facing the Challenges.

Minkler, M., Driver, D. & Roe, K - Directory of Services for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: Support Groups and Other Supportive Interventions for Grandparent Caregivers. The Brookdale Foundation.(1994). 126 East 56th Street, New York, New York 10022-3668 (212) 308-7355.

Gail Mitchell
Empowering Caregivers

Ms. Mitchell is the President and Founder of NOFEC. Her full-time caregiving experience began in the early eighties when her husband was diagnosed with cancer. Later on she became the primary caregiver for her father, along with her mother who had become critically ill from burnout prior to her dad’s passing. In recent years, she cared for several friends with AIDS while continuing to care for her mother and actively providing support, information, referrals and resources for caregivers.

Prior to founding NOFEC, she created the iVillageHealth Chat: Empowering Caregivers, which she hosted for over 5 years. Within a month of hosting she created Empowering Caregivers: www.care-givers.com in 1999 as a resource for caregivers around the globe. Over three million visitors have frequented the website.

Gail's leadership on the Internet and her success with Empowering Caregivers led her to found National Organization For Empowering Caregivers (NOFEC) INC in 2001.

She presents at national and international care-related conferences and programs and has been a keynote speaker for many programs as well.

Ms Mitchell has assisted thousands of caregivers online and offline in ways to empower themselves in their roles in caring for loved ones.

For a list of client and or her resume, please contact info@nofec.org

Gail's articles have been published in many venues nationally and in Canada.Presently, she is a member of American Society on Aging and National Quality Caregivers Coalition.

E-mail: info@care-givers.com
Web Site: http://www.care-givers.com

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