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Carter, Rosalynn

Overview
Works: 136 works in 236 publications in 4 languages and 16,015 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Popular works  History  Juvenile works  Personal narratives  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Interviewee
Classifications: E874, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Rosalynn Carter
 
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Most widely held works by Rosalynn Carter
Everything to gain : making the most of the rest of your life by Jimmy Carter( Book )
17 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 2,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers inspiring and practical views for making the most of the later years
Helping yourself help others : a book for caregivers by Rosalynn Carter( Book )
14 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 1,349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The chances are good that every one of us will become a caregiver at some point in our lives. We come to this challenge in the most personal way possible?we want to help someone we love, but we don't know how, and we're afraid of losing ourselves in this daunting task. If you have picked up this book, you are probably a caring person. You may prove that every day by helping someone who is elderly or developmentally disabled or who suffers from a physical or mental illness. It helps to know that Rosalynn Carter, former First Lady and a director of the Rosalynn Carter Institu
Helping someone with mental illness : a compassionate guide for family, friends, and caregivers by Rosalynn Carter( Book )
16 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the most recent treatments of and research in mental illness and shows how to ensure sufferers get the best help available
Man from Plains by Jonathan Demme( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jimmy Carter, a champion for human rights around the world, was elected the 39th President of the United States in 1976 and awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002. As ex-president, Jimmy Carter ignites a firestorm of controversy when he tours the country to promote "Palestine: peace not apartheid," a new book that questions Israel's policies towards the Occupied Territories
Within our reach : ending the mental health crisis by Rosalynn Carter( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Within Our Reach: Ending the Mental Health Crisis, Rosalynn Carter and coauthors Susan K. Golant and Kathryn E. Cade render an insightful, unsparing assessment of the state of mental health. Using stories from her 35 years of advocacy to springboard into a discussion of the larger issues at hand, Carter crafts an intimate and powerful account of a subject previously shrouded in stigma and shadow, surveying the dimensions of an issue that has affected us all. She describes a system that continues to fail those in need, even though recent scientific breakthroughs with mental illness have potential to help most people lead more normal lives
La guía de buena salud para superar la depresión y disfrutar la vida by Jane L Delgado( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Available in both English and Spanish-language editions, the newest book in the Buena Salud Guides series written specifically for the growing U.S. Latino population by the president and CEO of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health. This authoritative and accessible guide covers a health topic not traditionally addressed in the Hispanic community. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) more than one in eight Hispanics report depression, more than a third of Hispanics reporting depression have symptoms of major depression, and more than one in ten Latina high school students report a suicide attempt. At the same time, Hispanics are less likely to seek treatment for depression. A practicing clinical psychologist and the president and CEO of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health, Dr. Jane L. Delgado provides readers with a concise guide to everything they need to know about depression and its many forms. She answers the most asked questions about depression, debunks common myths, and offers readers information they can trust on treating and managing this condition. The book addresses: how to overcome cultural barriers to recognizing and seeking help for depression, including machismo and aguantando (enduring) the relationship between depression and chronic conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, and arthritis medication, therapy options, genetics, alternative treatments, and the influence of environmental factors real-life stories and the social and physical differences in how men and women deal with depression. With a ten-point program for good health and emotional well-being, this valuable guide also includes a resource section with tools to help readers take control, key questions to ask a health care provider, and advice on choosing a psychotherapist"--Provided by publisher
Relief efforts by United States( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I am America get hooked on history by Mary Sheldon( )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interview with Rosalynn Carter : a transcript of a community service radio program from the Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration by Tom Bowers( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conversations at The Carter Center coping with the stigma of mental illness ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Panel discussion before an audience. Part of a campaign by The Carter Center Mental Health Task Force and Program to reduce the historic stigma and discrimination against people with mental illness. Features author Kathy Cronkite and Rod Steiger sharing their personal experiences of coping with depression and suicidal thoughts. Former First Lady Rosalynn Carter stresses the need for public education to combat prejudice against the mentally ill. Presenters take questions from the audience and talk about the stigma of mental illness
Women and the Constitution : a bicentennial perspective : February 10-12, 1988, Atlanta, Georgia by Women and the Constitution( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Campaign 1980 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aging, an individual matter ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores current theories about aging and focuses on the implications for nurses. Also emphasizes the significance of the individuality of aging
First Lady from Plains by Rosalynn Carter( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosalynn Carter tells of her experiences in politics, and especially as First Lady
Kin & communities ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines how American families are rooted in older civilizations and what the future is for kin and communities in a changing world. Features remarks by First Lady Rosalynn Carter, Bennetta Washington, wife of the mayor of Washington, D.C., author Alex Haley, anthropologist Margaret Mead, and an address by Senator Hubert H. Humphrey. Introduced by S. Dillon Ripley, secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, and music performed by the McLain Family Band
Aging, relocation ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Critical) This program, part of a series on gerontological nursing, discusses the effect of relocation on the elderly, stresses the importance of thorough preparation, and compares a variety of relocation alternatives. A dialogue with Rosalynn Carter initiates this overview of the various aspects and stages of relocation. Although it presents no new or unique information, this is an excellent, comprehensive review of the subject. This well paced, technically superior production is highly recommended for use
Aging, sensory losses ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
(Critical) This program illustrates deterioration in the efficiency of sensory functions with age and discusses the effect this has on older people. Age-associated structural changes in ears, eyes, and nervous system are compared with normal functioning. Environmental factors are identified that can be manipulated to minimize these alterations. Various approaches for dealing with the elderly having visual and auditory limitations are presented but assessment by the nurse is not detailed adequately. This program is recommended as introductory nursing instruction for working with the elderly
Helping yourself help others : the caregiver's handbook by Rosalynn Carter( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Children & families at risk : collaborating with our schools ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I am America by Mary Sheldon( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an introduction to the fifty states and the District of Columbia, presented through stories, statistics, legends, descriptions, and music. Three former U.S. presidents and four first ladies join with sixteen actors and actresses to narrate this work, presented from the point of view of the individual states
 
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Alternative Names
Carter, Eleanor Rosalynn.
Carter, Eleanor Rosalynn 1927-
Carter, Jimmy and Rosalynn.
Carter, Rosalynn Eleanor Smith.
Carter, Rosalynn Smith.
Smith, Eleanor Rosalynn.
Smith, Eleanor Rosalynn 1927-
Languages
English (127)
Chinese (4)
Spanish (2)
French (1)
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