Blogs

drmarion's picture

Should My Parent Move Into My Home?

In many cultures and societies, it’s a tradition to move your elder into your home when they reach a certain age.

drmarion's picture

Letting Go Of The Past

I have discovered over the years that many children take on the role of caregiver, but find it difficult because of past experiences, hurts, and grudges.

drmarion's picture

Appearance Matters

I am often asked for ways to help improve an elder’s appearance. Even if your elder is healthy, he or she might neglect physical appearance.

drmarion's picture

Don't Be A Martyr

Caring for an elder loved one is often an overwhelming job. Make sure you’re taking care of yourself, and then determine the time and resources you can devote to the care of your elder.

drmarion's picture

Transfer Trauma

When a senior is moved to a new location, it can often take some time for him/her to adjust to the situation.

drmarion's picture

Take Care Of Yourself, Too

It is not uncommon to feel absolutely overwhelmed by your caregiving responsibilities. However, there are ways to better manage this often difficult situation.

drmarion's picture

Creativity

Creativity works wonders for the elderly. Whether it’s singing, painting, playing an instrument, dancing, or writing poetry or a journal, creativity keeps a person in the here and now.

CAREGIVER TRAINING

caregiver training certificate Home health aide certificate

In The News

RECEIVE TIPS & UPDATES

caregiver blog

Subscribe to Receive Monthly
Eldercare Tips & Updates!

Syndicate content