I owned own Rest Home here in Ontario and that was a stressful thing
'I did all the same work I expected my employess to do up to changing pads and depends .....
I believe that we are more in tune to our bodies and to our hearts as well ......
I believe also the link between us is EMPATHY and caring about others always .........
I had to resign and sell my place as I got too sick with other diseases and disorders but I miss it daily
I did look after mom til she passed recently and now my dad ( step) had AD and I am his caregiver
I do not feel whole unless I am able to try and help someone
Thats me plain and simple ..........
Maree is spot on here I did do that we had weekly staff meetings and got all out on table what was wrong what was needed to be implemented new suggestions and how they were " coping" with all of the stressors especially the getting so close to patient and then they pass away
It worked out very well
Might be a good idea for you and your place ......
Glad to see you have found us here and hope you become active on the boards
There is also an AD forum I am sure you could post input in if inclined
You take care
WE are here for you
This is the best group of ppl across every forum you will know ......
Have heart hun
Empathy does live here ..........
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