What If I Make Progress Dealing With My Caregiving Challenges…Then Backslide. Am I Hopeless??

Ah, the infamous unexpected setback, just when things were going so well, and we were making so much progress…! It helps to know that it’s to be expected – that it happens all the time. That’s because learning doesn’t happen on a straight upward path. So, yes, there...

Isolated, Exhausted and Burnt Out? How to Start Changing That…This Weekend!

Does the picture this Reader’s Question paints of a caregiver’s life sound like yours? I have been a caregiver for my mother for the past 5 years. My mother lives alone and has a full time aide, but I am the “go-to” person for all calls, decisions, issues that arise,...