There is something you can do, Caregivers

I have often told people that as the patient/survivor/thriver I am the captain of my wellness team. However, in order to be a captain, there must be a team of people surrounding me. Caregivers (sometime called Co-Survivors) are a crucial component to achieving wellness. My core caregiving team consisted of three people, my husband Larry,

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  • Caregiving

Please Say Something Nice

In this presentation, Heather focuses on health-care providers and caregivers. One central message: Words matter! Patients are “hyper-hearers.” They often take one snippet of an entire conversation and replay it again and again. Healthcare professionals can have a profound effect on a patient’s psyche through simple choices in the words they use. In this presentation,

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