Silver Spring writer Barbara Trainin Blank has co-authored a book about caregiving, called “What to Do about Mama: A Guide to Caring for Aging Family Members.”
The book uses real-life experiences to talk about how to “develop realistic goals, expectations and strategies,” according to a synopsis.
Trainin Blank has written for various publications and edited several books. SHe is working on a biography of entrepreneur and philanthropist Mary Sachs.
The other author is Barbara G. Matthews of Harrisburg, Pa. She is a former assessor and care manager for the Area Agency on Aging of Dauphin County, Pa.
The book was published by Sunbury Press.