"Romantic and real, practical and inspiring, Rob Harris has struck a nerve with his helpful book. . . .If you're on a caregiving mission or if you just need to come face to face with humanity at its best, this book is for you." ~Leeza Gibbons, TV host and founder, Leeza's Place: A Place for Family Caregivers
"I am so impressed with this book! ...This would be a valuable addition to medical school and nursing school curriculum, serving as a trigger to help health professionals, patients, and caregivers alike understand what person-centered care really means." ~Michael Fisch, MD, chair, Department of General Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center
"A passionate and heart-wrenching page-turner that eloquently captures the joys and frustrations of becoming a caregiver. An absolute must-read for anyone with loved ones fighting for their lives." ~Karen Glowacki, communications director, WhatNext.com
About the Author
Rob Harris is an accredited Human Resources professional (SPHR). In that position, he assists corporate executives and employees with strategic and day-to-day human resources needs.
More importantly, Rob is a caregiver to his wife, a two-time cancer survivor (Lymphoma, Sarcoma). The experience of caring for her over the years has enriched his life beyond what he could ever have imagined. Rob blogs about caregiving at his website. He is also a regular contributor to the American Cancer Society's website and Leeza Gibbons' blog, as well as a guest blogger on many other websites.
He's a widely recognized expert on caregiving and has been interviewed on radio, video, and in well-known print and digital publications. Rob's second book, We're In This Together: A Caregiver's Guide
, is in production.
Although he will always consider Maryland home, Rob and his wife have resided in Orlando, FL for many years. They are the proud parents of two sons, both officers in the US Army, with one currently serving in Afghanistan.