Listen to this episode... just click play ▶️ on the player below Compassion Fatigue Caring too much can hurt. When caregivers focus on others without practicing self-care, destructive behaviors can surface. Apathy, isolation, bottled up emotions and substance abuse head a long list of symptoms associated with the secondary traumatic stress disorder
Listen to this episode... just click play ▶️ on the player below The Change Foundation... Today’s healthcare system is offering up new hope for so many, but its not without its own twists and turns, bumps and bruises. Few know the snags and frustrations better than caregivers— but mostly, their voices go
Can these 8 Positive Emotion Skills Really Impact Your Health? Dr. Judy Moskowitz, Northwestern U. School of Medicine – Episode #114
Listen to this episode... just click play ▶️ on the player below Can These 8 Positive Emotion Skills Really Impact Your Health? Coming up this week on Parents Are Hard To Raise… Diane’s guest, Dr. Judith Moskowitz, talks about the 8 Positive Emotion Skills and the benefits they have on our health.
Listen to this episode... just click play ▶️ on the player below Double Trouble... Caring for one parent with health challenges is hard enough… Caring For two at the same time? That’s Double Trouble. This week on Parents Are Hard To Raise® it’s all about you and your questions as Diane catches
Real Help for Arthritis Sufferers From A Real Arthritis Sufferer Listen to this episode... just click play ▶️ on the player below Here Are Some Handy Links To The People, Products, Books, Services and Resources Discussed On This Episode Take Diane with you...
What Hospitals Hope You Never Find Out … The Real Reason Your Aging Parents are Sleeping in E.R. Hallways – Episode #106
What Hospitals Hope You'll Never Find Out... Uncovered: The Real Reason Your Aging Parents Are Sleeping In ER Hallways Plus: Caregiver Stress Research, and Listener Emails Listen to this episode... just click play ▶️ on the player below Here Are Some Handy Links To The People, Products, Books, Services and
Research Reveals Some Quirky Results About Fall Risks and the Elderly What does having difficulty buttoning you shirt reveal about your Falls risk? When someone experiences a fall, here's what NOT to do (the answer may surprise you). Recent public health surveillance data shows some startling statistics: Every eleven seconds, another older adult
Ask Doctor Jo's Expert Tips for Preventing and Treating Caregiver Injuries Being a caregiver can sometimes be a real pain in the neck. This week on Parents Are Hard To Raise… the Internet’s Physical Therapist, “Doctor Jo,” drops by with some great tips to help us avoid injuries, and work the “kinks” out
This week on Parents Are Hard to Raise… Dr. Jennifer Olsen, Executive Director of The Rosalynn Carter Institute for Caregiving is here to share some of the amazing resources they offer for family caregivers like us… Listen to this episode... just click play ▶️ on the player below Here Are
Getting Through the Shock of a Devastating Diagnosis It can feel like a punch in the gut— when the doctor delivers the life-altering news… All the plans and priorities you had just moments ago instantly turn to smoke when you’re confronted with a major cancer, serious disease or other life-threatening condition. There is