|Posted on January 31, 2017 at 1:05 PM|
The caregivers support group met on Wednesday for the first time, We discussed the challenges and difficulties that taking care of others with disabilties can bring. During the next 12 weeks, we will be discussing the following topics:
1. Suggestions for dealing with challenging behaviors.
2. Handling the holidays.
3. Effective communication with adults and children.
4. Setting limits and boundaries with others.
5. How to find time for myself and why it's important
6. Dealing with stress
These topics with emphasize the importante to share experiences, along with the help of others caregivers who understand the challenges, difficulties, ups and downs; the group will make the support stronger.