I enjoy speaking to groups on a variety of caregiving issues.
Category: Family Caregiving
One of the most difficult and complex things one will ever do in life is be a caregiver for a terminally ill loved one. As a caregiver, the burden that we carry is almost too much to bear at times.
I started out as a novice caregiver, but over time I got my Caregiving PhD through on-the-job training.
I believe that caregivers need the health care system to be responsive.
To the bereaved, after the death and decision making can be very difficult.
This project will focus on the interaction between family caregivers like you, and the health and community care system.
The issues surrounding dementia and alcohol are becoming more prevalent as our society ages.
Research shows that weight loss occurs frequently in the early stage of dementia and becomes more pronounced as the illness progresses.
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
As a family unit we join hands and do the best we can.