An inspiring and informative presentation featuring real-life stories and strategies for coping with the emotional stress of caregiving. You will come away with strategies that will help you:
Cope with Caregiver Anger and Guilt
Deal with Caregiver Depression and Grief
Understand and Respond to Dementia-Related Challenging Behaviors, Including Surprising and Inappropriate Sexual Behavior
Develop a Plan for Self-Care
Elaine K Sanchez, author of the unflinchingly honest uproariously funny book, Letters from Madelyn, Chronicles of a Caregiver will share stories that touch the heart and tickle the funny bone, and you will discover that it is possible to experience mental and spiritual growth even in the very worst end-of-life situations.
There is no cost to attend the event.
If you need someone to care for your loved one to attend, in-home care may be available; please state need upon registering. To register call Del Oro Caregiver Resource Center at (916) 728-9333.