When Professional Caregivers Become Family Caregivers
Posted Nov 10 2008 4:45pm
Friends of mine think that my background in healthcare prepares me to handle every health related situation. The theory seems to make sense -- except when it comes to dealing with our own health care issues.
And nothing prepares you for the challenges of being a family caregiver to a person with dementia. That professional healthcare training goes right out the window!