Exhausted caregiver trying to deal with guilt of having to put 85-year-old mother in a nursing home.
Former caregivers, how have you adjusted to your new life?
Going on vaction for a week. Mom may need me. Should I feel guilty?
Am I being emotionally abused by my mother?
What can I think about to stop the tears while spending time with my mom at her dementia facility?
Can we start a thread about GOOD THINGS that happen - and the effect on our emotions? Even small stuff?
How do I cope as an only child whose Mother (82) is not demented, but living in squalor and refusing any help...
How do I tell my siblings and parents I am not emotionally or mentally capable of providing care?
How do you cope with your parents who think nothing is ever enough?