All SCCLD locations will be CLOSED Tuesday, March 31 for César Chávez Day.

Stroke (Brain Attack): Books and DVDs

Annotation:Interactive, multimedia booklet to help you understand the consequences of stroke and their management better. The guide will not replace visits to your healthcare team, but it will help you live better between visits, with useful practical tips. You can read, print, or listen to the text and view the animations and videos. Requires Adobe Flash Player.

After A Stroke
After A Stroke 300 Tips for Making Life Easier By Hutton, Cleo Book - 2005 616.8103 HUTTON Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 5 copies
Stronger After Stroke
Stronger After Stroke Your Roadmap to Recovery By Levine, Peter G. Book - 2009 616.81 LEVINE All copies in use Availability details Holds: 1 on 1 copy
When your Spouse Has A Stroke
When your Spouse Has A Stroke Caring for your Partner, Yourself, and your Relationship By Palmer, Sara Book - 2011 APH R 616.81 PALMER 2013 Available in some locations
Stroke Diaries
Stroke Diaries A Guide for Survivors and Their Families By Williams, Olajide Book - 2010 616.81 WILLIAM 2010 Available in some locations
Life After Stroke
Life After Stroke The Guide to Recovering your Health and Preventing Another Stroke By Stein, Joel Book - 2006 616.81 STEIN Available in some locations
Lessons Learned
Lessons Learned Stroke Recovery From A Caregiver's Perspective By Kleiman, Berenice Book - 2007 616.8103 KLEIMAN All copies in use Availability details Holds: 1 on 3 copies
The Aphasia Handbook
The Aphasia Handbook A Guide for Stroke and Brain Injury Survivors and Their Families Book - 2004 616.8552 APHASIA All copies in use Availability details Holds: 1 on 2 copies
Change in the Weather
Change in the Weather Life After Stroke By McEwen, Mark Audiobook CD - 2008 362.1968 MCEWEN CD Available in some locations
Women, Stroke and the Red Dress
Women, Stroke and the Red Dress Cerebrovascular Disease in Women DVD - 2007 DVD 616.81 WOMEN Available in some locations


Find here suggestions for books, DVDs and more regarding stroke, courtesy of the Santa Clara County Library District and the PlaneTree Health Information Center @ Cupertino. Includes information on prevention and management for patients and their family and caregivers.

Healthcare Guide

app13 Version ofelia Last updated 2015/03/23 12:01