Caring for Yourself
One of the most common and also most detrimental mistakes caregivers make is neglecting to care for themselves. Bad for you, bad for your care receiver and bad for all those who love you.
How should caregivers care for themselves?
Caring for yourself can take on many forms and, depending on your personal burdens and needs, speaking with a professional counselor or psychologist is never a bad idea. However, we have provided many ideas to think about that may be separated into ideas to think about on a recurring basis and ideas to think about at least once, in order to establish your own philosophies on caregiving.