Articles About Caregiving

 

Book and media reviews

Caregiver contributions

Caregiver survival skills

Dementia Care

Family Dynamics

Helpful Resources

Legal and financial

Living with Grief and Loss

Mindfulness

Navigating the Health Care System

Supporting a loved one's health

Taking Care
of Yourself


Book and Media Reviews

Conversation with a Caregiver
Creative Morsels & Eldercare Planner
I'm Still Here
On the Bookshelf
On the Shelves
Safe and Secure
Siesta and the Midnight Sun
Take Your Oxygen First
Tangles
The Caregiving Wife’s Guide
The Long Hello & Falling Season


Caregiver Contributions

Caregiver Profile Article
Empty Nest
Life is better when you are laughing
Quotes
To all Caregivers
Under One Roof
What We Need to Learn

Caregiver survival skills

Finding balance- caregiving & working
Navigating New Terrain The Male Caregiver's Journey
Regular maintenance

Dementia Care

Caring for a loved one with dementia
Driving and dementia
Early onset dementia
Gift Ideas for People with Dementia (2)
The Role of Music and Other Activities in Dementia

Family Dynamics

Asking for help
Caring for aging parents- bridging the sibling divide
Difficult Conversations
Family members- part of the healthcare team
Male caregivers- reluctant to seek help

Helpful Resources

Delicious recipes
Guest blog - Respite Care on the North Shore
Taking A Break - Some Local Resources for Care Partners
Young carers

Legal and financial

Choosing an executor
Getting your affairs in order
Planning for Incapacity
Talking about declining health incapacity and dying
You Can't Take it (all) with you


Living with Grief and Loss

Coping with gradual losses
Grief Journey
Living through change
Tides of a Caregiver's Grief

Mindfulness

Strengthen body and mind
Visualization of Joy
You Can't Do It All How to Be Kind to Yourself

Navigating the Health Care System

A Day in the Life - Snapshop of Long-Term Care
Cancer Care
How to Talk to Your Doctor
How to Choose a Home Care Agency
Making your wishes known with an Advanced Care PLan
Managing Mulptiple Medications
Roles of healthcare providers
Tips on Doctor's visits
Transitioning to facility care
What to pack for hospital admission
Wound care tips for caregivers


Supporting a loved one's health

Breathing easier at home
Caring for someone with cancer
Caring for someone with mental illness
Convincing a loved one to see the Doctor
Dealing with Resistance to care
Dental Care for a lifetime of smiles
Good nutrition
Healing with horticultural therapy
Transitioning later in life
Travel tips for caregivers
When a loved one stops eating
When Your Loved One has Parkinson's Disease 6 Tips for Coping with Changes
Wound care tips for caregivers


Taking Care of Yourself

4 Ways to Transform Frustration
Boundaries and the Holidays
Caregiver Fatigue (1)
Caregiver Fatigue (2)
Caregiving over the holidays
Finding relief from loneliness
How to Take Care of Yourself during the Holidays
Labyrinth Walking
Laughter Yoga
Mini holidays keep stress at bay
Relaxation Re-Sets Your System
Respite Care on the North Shore
Respite- as good as a holiday
Self-care during the cold months
Self-care for the holidays

Self-care quotes from Caregivers
Self-Compassion Isn't a Luxury
Signs You Need Support
Spring- the season of renewal
Taking A Break - Some Local Resources for Care Partners
Taking care of you
Tea time
The Power of Creativity
The Way to Un-Do Frustration
Visualization of Joy
Working caregivers-juggling multiple roles

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