Today we talked to my friend Lindsey. Lindsay is a psych nurse who has taken time away from working to care for her mother. Her mother has early to middle stage dementia. We talk about anxiety with and someone that has dementia and the importance of making yourself first as a caregiver. Taking care of yourself and making yourself first as a caregiver is so very important. Lindsey gives us some tips on how to make yourself first, self-care, and how to take care of someone with dementia and staying calm. Check it out!
Also here’s an amazing app for Caregivers called Care for Caregivers.