NEW in 2020!
Two New Books Show Those Recently Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease and Their Caregivers How to Cope & Live
In 2019, millions of people received the shattering news of an Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis. This new book, from a recognized local expert and elder-care attorney, shares critical information and guidance for people recently diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.
In their two just-released books You’re Not Alone: Living with Alzheimer’s Disease and You’re Not Alone: Living as an Alzheimer’s Caregiver, author and local attorney Michael Brumbaugh and his wife, author and social worker, Pamela Brumbaugh, taps into her years of experience of helping people in the Firelands area to share current and must-have information to guide those recently diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers to cope, prepare and protect themselves. These short books are designed to be easy and quick to read and offers practical advice on exactly what one needs to do.
- Different options for care providers
- How to protect for themselves legally
- How to choose their decision-makers
- How to plan for their pets
- How to deal with the stresses of caregiving
- Answers to the most common questions regarding Alzheimer’s disease
“I have devoted my professional life to helping the elderly in our community and it pains me to see people in my community hit with the life-shattering news of an Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis and not know what to do next. Nobody is prepared for this type of news and helping, and guiding patients is what I do each and every day,” says Michael. “There is a lot of confusing information out there and we wanted to author a simple and easy-to-read guide that offers critical ‘next step’ information, which is why weI wrote this book and the companion book for caregivers,” added Pamela.
Protect Your Family: What You Really Need to Know for the Second Half of Life
Written by local attorney Michael Brumbaugh and 16 other nationally-known elder law attorneys, our Protect Your Family! book gathers the collective wisdom of a dream team of leading elder law attorneys. This book addresses senior estate planning, the high price of failure to understand how your plans fit together, wills, life-care planning, nursing home care issues and more. planning. Protect your family and plan for the second half of life before it’s too late! Michael contributed “The High Price of Failure: the Unnecessary Costs upon your Family, Finances, and Emotional and Physical Health.
Protect Your Family: Don’t Write a Blank Check to the Nursing Home
Written by local attorney Michael Brumbaugh and ten other nationally-known elder law attorneys, our Protect Your Family! book gathers the collective wisdom of a dream team of leading elder law attorneys. We tell you in plain English how to protect your family and your hard-earned assets before it’s too late. You’ll learn essential tools and knowledge for effective long-term care planning. Michael contributed “Special Monthly Pension available through Veteran’s Administration.”
Both books are available online at www.amazon.com and at local libraries. We also provide it free for you if you visit our office and make a $16 contribution to a local charity.