When caring for a sick or elderly relative, a situation of continuous stress can occur, which causes emotional pain. We use defense mechanisms, such as denial, avoidance, projection and displacement to try and protect ourselves.
- Care for the Caregiver - Nurturing
- Caregiver Issues
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- Homecare - Home Health Care
- Long Term Care
- Respite Coalitions & Services
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The National Family Caregiver Support Program (NFCSP) calls for all states to have five basic services for family caregivers. This article describes these services, who’s eligible and more.
It would be hard to imagine two more positive words. Together, they describe those who daily make a positive difference in the lives of nursing home residents nationwide.
As the population of older Americans grows, so does the hidden problem of elder abuse, exploitation, and neglect