D-CAN’s Lending Library

Using the Library

D-CAN’s library is open to the public Monday – Thursday from 8 am-3 pm. Guests can check out books and videos. D-CAN will track who has checked out items. We ask that you return the book/videos once you are finished with them. Topics include caregiving, dementia health, and mindfulness. 

Library Hours

Our little library is open during our business hours:
Monday – Thursday: 8 am – 3 pm


Search the list below to see what books and videos are available.

Checkout Process

Guests take their selected books or videos to the front desk for checkout. Guests must provide their contact information. We ask guests return the library materials once they are finished with them.

Current List Resources

Search D-CAN’s current list of books.
We recommend calling our office to see if a book is checked out before stopping in.


  • Second Edition A Caregivers Guide to Lewy Body Dementia, Witworth
  • Dementia Beyond Disease, G. Allen Power, MD
  • Practicing MindFulness, Matthew Sockolov
  • Seventh Edition: The 36-Hour Day, Nancy L. Mace, MA  Peter V. Rabins, MD, MPH
  • Aging with Grace, David Snowdon, Ph. D.
  • Alzheimer’s Through the Stages A Caregiver’s Guide, Mary Moller MSW, CAS
  • The Caregiver’s Guide to Dementia, Gail Weatherill RN, CAEd
  • Chicken Soup for the Caregiver’s Soul, Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, and LeAnn Thieman L.P.N.
  • Creative Engagement A Handbook of Activities for People with Dementia, Rachael Wonderlin with Geri M Lotze Ph. D.
  • Second Edition Dementia Beyond Drugs, G. Allen Power, MD
  • Dementia for Caregivers, Renee Phillippi
  • Dementia or Alzheimer’s?, Robin Gail
  • Dementia Untangled, Luna Carter
  • Learning to Speak Alzheimer’s, Joanne Koenig Coste
  • Living in the Moment, Elizabeth Landsverk MD
  • Living with Mild Cognitive Impairment, Nicole D. Anderson Ph. D.   Kelly J. Murphy Ph.D.    Angela K Troyer PhD
  • Alzheimer’s Activities, B. J. FitzRay
  • A Caregiver’s Guide to Lewy Body Dementia, Helen Buell Whitworth, James Whitworth
  • Mom, Are You There?, Kathleen A. Negri
  • A Dignified Life, Virginia Bell M.S.W., David Troxel M.P.H.
  • What If It’s Not Alzheimer’s?, Gary Radin and Lisa Radin
  • When Caregiving Calls, Aaron Blight Ed. D.
  • When Waves Rise, Sarah Viola OTR/L
  • When Your Aging Parent Needs Help, Leslie Kernisan MD, MPH  Paula Spencer Scott
  • Understanding the Changing Brain, Teepa Snow MS, OTR/L, FAOTA, Founder of Positive Approach to Care
  • The Validation Breakthrough, Naomi Feil and Vicki de Klerk-Rubin
  • Loving Someone Who Has Dementia, Pauline Boss, PhD
  • The Grieving Brain, Mary-Frances O’Connor PhD
  • Make Dementia Your B*tch!, Rita A. Jablonski PhD, CRNP, FAAN, FGSA
  • The Mind-Gut Connection, Emeran Mayer MD
  • My Two Elaines, Martin J Schreiber with Cathy Breienbucher
  • Navigating Life with Dementia, James M. Noble MD, MS, CPH, FAAN
  • Our Dementia Journey, Patrick J McTaggart
  • Self-Care for Caregivers, Susanne White
  • Surviving Alzheimer’s,  Paula Spencer Scott
  • Take Back Your Life, Loren M. Gelberg-Goff LCSW


  • Understanding Vascular Dementia with Teppa Snow
  • Understanding Frontotemporal Dementias with Teepa Snow
  • Lewy Body Dementia with Teepa Snow
  • It’s All in Your Approach with Teepa Snow
  • Progression of Dementia with Teepa Snow
  • Challenging Behaviors in Dementia Care with Teepa Snow
  • The Art of Caregiving with Teepa
  • The Journey of Dementia with Teppa Snow
  • “Practical Tips for Better Living with Parkinson’s Disease”
  • The Savvy Caregiver- Introduction to Dementia and Caregiving
  • Therapeutic Intervention, Activities and Communication

Audio Book:

  • Living in the Moment- A guide to Overcoming Challenges and Finding Moments of Joy in Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias.

Ask about a book or video.

Interested in an item? Call our clinic to see if it’s available.

Central MN Dementia Community Action Network

3701 12th Street North, Suite 103
St. Cloud, MN 56303

Call: (320) 640-6726
Fax: (320) 774-1238
Email: contact@dcan-mn.org
Hours: by appointment only

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