An accomplished educator, Stefania Shaffer is also an author. In her second book, 9 Realities of Caring for an Elderly Parent, Stefania Shaffer relates her knowledge and experience as her mother’s caregiver in an instructive context.
For individuals seeking an honest perspective on elderly care, 9 Realities of Caring for an Elderly Parent is an excellent read. The nonfiction book includes details on how the author created a safe environment, stayed organized, and established financial security while caring for her mother in the final stages of life. In addition, the book covers issues that crop up following the passing of a loved one, such as planning a funeral and working with an attorney. Compassionate and lighthearted, the book demonstrates how it is possible to fulfill the difficult role of caregiver if you are the adult child coming home to care for your elderly parent until the very end.
9 Realities of Caring for an Elderly Parent shares heartfelt insight on elderly care across its 504 pages. The book was published by Pressman Books in July of 2013 and is available on Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble.com.