Managing the Guilt Terrain

Managing the Guilt Terrain

Being a caregiver is a ride on a slippery slope. For those of us placed in that role, the emotional toll can be extraordinary. Often, we do not realize how badly we feel unless we stop for a moment and assess exactly what our body and mind is telling us. Sometimes...

Hiding the Bottle from Mom

As she approached her client’s house, the care manager could not believe her eyes. There on the street in front of her home lay 82 year old Jean Smith – unconscious. Soon after, Mrs. Smith (not her real name) was asked to leave the retirement community to which she...