Managing the Stress of a Family Caregiver

Source: Home Instead Senior Care

Published: 2012

Summary:

In this family caregiver webinar, Dr. Amy D’Aprix discusses managing stress of family caregivers, from the perspective of a caregiver. 1/4 of adults in the U.S. are caregivers for their spouses or parents. While caregiving can be a rewarding experience, it can also cause tension in relationships and stress. During this webinar you will: – Learn about the extent of caregiver stress – Identify the signs of caregiver stress and depression – Explore ways to reduce the challenges of caring for family members with dementia – Learn tips and strategies to lesson stress, burnout, and depression as a family caregiver.

Link: Managing the Stress of a Family Caregiver

Topics: Caregiving

Access: Web-based

Intended Use: Self-directed Learning, Teaching Others

Audience: Caregivers

Level: Advanced, Basic, Intermediate

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