When Mom or Dad or another older relative needs help, the whole family is affected.
Flexibility, availability, and putting egos and family dynamics aside as much as possible are keys to successful caregiving – the kind that helps the individual who needs care – minimizes negative feelings, and often rebuilds or strengthens family relationships.
We continue our conversation with Dr. Herbert and in this episode, we talk about how caregiving is a family affair.
- How to share the caregiving roles with family members
- Transparency between the tension between family
- Managing expectations while caring for family
Blog: The Caregiver Cafe Blog