Remember as a kid, you used to dread those difficult conversations with your parents–the ones that make you feel uncomfortable or afraid. Fast forward to your adult years. Conversations with your loved ones about care can cause the same anxiety.
Fear not (always wanted to say that), we have some ideas for you. Learn how to plan the everyday care of a loved one. Get tips on how to have an honest conversation about appropriate care. Whether it involves a concern about driving, legal issues or financial management, the experts agree. A non-threatening approach from a position of love and respect is the first step.
To help you out, here’s a brief video from the Alzheimer’s Association’s training portal.