Krystal returns to talk about loneliness, dementia, and some of the experiences she’s had with some of her patients. Dementia is a difficult condition for both the patient and the family. Patience and companionship are important traits that can help alleviate the situation. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel to see even more videos!
Chelsea talks about loneliness and safety – two of the most important subjects when it comes to care for the elderly. Attention and companionship are needed around the clock, and so being able to empathize with patients is an invaluable skill to have. Chelsea seems to have that skill down, since her patients say she’s awesome! Subscribe to our YouTube […]
There’s a common saying – “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks.” This is far from the truth when it comes to human beings. Although there are many extra difficulties we face as we get older, the brain still has the exceptional capacity to continue to learn and master many new skills, regardless of our age. It is never […]
Forming Strong Bonds – Why Creating a Positive Relationship Between Seniors and Their Caregivers Is Important
Providing care to an elderly client is a highly personal role. Although family members often try to perform this work as much as they can, there are times when a trained caregiver is both necessary and helpful. Experts understand the importance of having a strong bond between a client and their caregiver – a positive relationship can benefit both parties in […]
As the sibling, spouse, parent, or child of a loved one needing elderly help, you already have experienced the limitless value of in-home caregiver services. Providing these services involves and demands vast amounts of hard work and dedication, which caregivers are more than happy to provide. However, over time, stress can build and lead to a condition called caregiver burnout. […]
Did you know that 29% of adults in the United States are caregivers for an elderly relative? And two-thirds of them are females who are also caring for their own children at home? It’s true, which means there is a good chance that this situation sounds all too familiar. While you absolutely love your family and would do anything for […]