Cara Mae talks about the virtue of patience while being a family caregiver, in this case, with your care receiver specifically. She gives 3 key tips in practicing patience: Understand the disease(s) or condition(s) of the care receiver, don't take unsettling behaviors personally, and communicate with caregiving peers.
Ever heard of Caregiver's Syndrome? Well, now ya have. Chronic stress related to caregiving is also recognized as Caregiver's Syndrome.
Are you at risk? Find out and get 3 important tips from Cara Mae on how alleviate this overlooked and under appreciated condition.
Cara Mae also talks about a great site called Mequilibrium.com, as a resource for dealing with stress. Check it out.