Original Publishing Date: 01-06-2019
Publisher: Help Guide
Author: Melinda Smith, M.A. and Jeanne Segal, Ph.D
Usually, caregivers have several other responsibilities on their shoulders except for caregiving such as their job. Due to the presence of such burden, they are bound to demote their personal health and only prioritise the patient’s wellbeing. To avoid that, they are advised to follow and keep in a mind a few tips.
“However, you don’t have to be a nursing expert, a superhero, or a saint in order to be a good family caregiver. With the right help and support, you can be an effective, loving caregiver without having to sacrifice yourself in the process.”
This article primarily focuses on the wellbeing of caregivers and why taking care of them is so crucial. It covers how to make the process of caregiving easier and moreover, also rewarding. There are tips present on self-care, finding support, and importance of physical.