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Who Will I be When I Die? free pdf Christine Bryden was 46 years old when she was diagnosed with dementia, and in this book she describes her remarkable emotional, physical and spiritual journey in the three years immediately following. Offering rare first-hand insights into how it feels to gradually lose the ability to undertake tasks most people take for granted, it is made all the more remarkable by Christine's positivity and strength, and deep sense, drawn in part from her Christian faith, that life continues to have purpose and meaning. Originally published in Australia in 1998, the book is brought up-to-date with a new Foreword, Preface and Appendix, in which Christine explains how the disease has progressed over the years, and how she is today. It also contains many previously unseen photographs of Christine and her family, from around the time of her diagnosis up to the present day. Inspirational and informative in equal measure, Who will I be when I die? will be of interest to other people with dementia and their families, as well as to dementia care professionals.

About Christine Bryden

Christine Bryden worked in the pharmaceutical industry and as a senior executive in the Australian Prime Minister's Department. Following her diagnosis with Alzheimer's Disease in 1995, she was instrumental in setting up local support groups for people with dementia and has addressed national and international conferences. In 2003, she was the first person with dementia to be elected to the Board of Alzheimer's Disease International. She is the author of Dancing with Dementia, also published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers. Christine lives in Brisbane, Australia.

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Author : Christine Bryden
Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Data Published : 15 February 2012
ISBN : 184905312X
EAN : 9781849053129
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 176 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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