Caregiver Burn Out: Caring and Not Collapsing

Caroline Tapp-McDougall, Editor, Chair of Canada Cares discusses Caregiver Burnout – what it is, how to recognize it, and how to cope.

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Protecting Yourself

Joan McDonald RN, CareConnect & The Care Guide discusses how a caregiver can protect him or herself from stress, anxiety, and fatigue.

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Caring for the Dying

Dr. Natasha Zajc MD, CCFP, ABHPM, Chair – PalCare Network for York Region discusses how to care for the dying.

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Substance Abuse Awareness

Victoria Andriets B.Sc Phm. R. Ph, Owner & Pharmacist, Shoppers Drug Mart, King City Approximately 10% of those age 60 or older abuse alcohol; It is estimated that alcohol-medication interactions may be a factor in about 25% of all emergency room visits. žWhat is substance abuse? žHow do I recognize substance abuse in seniors? žWhy…

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