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posted: September 30, 2008

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Timely Tip: Finding Relationship Help

The risk of relationship loss is great during times of caregiving, but there are resources available to help you through the difficult times. Here are a few:

Online:

National Family Caregiver Alliance: Caregiving and Sibling Relationships: Challenges and Opportunities, www.caregiver.org/caregiver/jsp/content_node.jsp?nodeid=868

Home Instead Senior Care: Signs that Spousal Caregiving Is Becoming Too Risky, www.caregiverstress.com/spousal.html

Medical College of Wisconsin: With Alzheimer’s, The Caregiver is a Patient Too, http://healthlink.mcw.edu/article/1031002313.html

Well Spouse: general resources, conferences, online news and support,

www.wellspouse.org

Books:

MayDay! Asking for Help in Times of Need, by M. Nora Klaver, McGraw Hill Publishing, 2007

Caregiving: The Spiritual Journey of Love, Loss, and Renewal, by Beth Witrogen McLeod,
Wiley, 2000

Caring for Yourself While Caring for Your Aging Parents: How to Help, How to Survive,
Claire Berman, Henry Holt and Company, Inc., 1996, 2001

You can read the full story on ways to avoiding disrupting or losing your personal relationships while caregiving in Saving Relationships Endangered by Caregiving – Building Bridges Instead of Breaking Them, a feature article in the September 2008 edition of Caregiver’s Home Companion.

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