The Myth of Self Care in Caregiving

Every time you turn on your computer, there’s some story or advice about the importance of self-care, especially for women. We read about how we need to get more sleep, which has the effect of keeping us up all night worrying about the bad things that will happen if...

CMS Proposes Reimbursement for Caregiver Training Services

On July 13, 2023, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) did something notable and relevant to caregivers. The agency is proposing to establish a new payment program for caregiver training. Why is this so important for caregivers? Historically, CMS has...

Daughterhood in a Time of COVID: Our History and Our Future

Daughterhood in a Time of COVID: Our History and Our Future

As the first nursing home and assisted living facility residents get their COVID-19 vaccines, I feel like I’m seeing a little light at the end of the tunnel. I’ve been quiet on the blog this year because I’ve felt speechless – empty of any information, advice or even...

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The Gift of Therapy: A Caregiver's Lifeline

Source: Next Avenue

Article Written by: Myrna Marofsky