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When Your Spouse Has a Stroke


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Prologue: Setting the Stage for Life after Stroke
Introduction: When Stroke Moves In: How Stroke Affects You and Your Marriage
1. The Secret Ingredient: Stroke and Social Support
2. You Are the One: Balancing the Roles of Caregiver and Marriage Partner
3. A Fine Romance: Sex and Intimacy after Stroke
4. Give Me a Break: Support for the Caregiving Spouse
5. In Sickness and in Health: Rebuilding Your Marriage after Stroke
6. 'Til Death Do Us Part: Going the Distance with Your Spouse after Stroke
Epilogue: From This Day On: The Future of Caregiving

About the Author

Sara Palmer, Ph.D., is a psychologist and an assistant professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Jeffrey B. Palmer, M.D., is a professor and Director of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Johns Hopkins University and Hospital. Both are coauthors of Spinal Cord Injury: A Guide for Living, also published by Johns Hopkins.


This book is unique and clearly needed by many families of stroke survivors. -- Andreas R. Luft CardioPulse This book is a treasure that each caregiving spouse can mine for helpful suggestions and better ways of handling the kinds of issues we all face. -- Sandra M. Fowler PsycCRITIQUES

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