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Connecting grandchildren with their grandparents.

Dale Atkins, PhD and Amanda Salzhauer | Tuesday, November 20, 2018

We all love to get our children together with our parents but sometimes wen need ideas on how know ways to connect that generational divide.

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Obstacles to Practicing Kindness in Caregiving

Dr. James D. Huysman | Friday, August 3, 2018

It’s been said that 10% of conflict is due to a difference of opinion, and 90% is due to the wrong tone of voice. Sometimes it’s not what you say, but how you say it.

Originally posted in: Aging Parents
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Learning Helps Us Grow as People & as Caregivers

Dr. James D. Huysman | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Connection, Curiosity and Committing to Change: These 3 C’s are vital to maintaining a balance between our being and doing.

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Sir, Would You Like My Seat?

Victor Imbimbo | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Starting today, let’s all take the first baby step to begin taking better care of our lives so we can be more joyful.

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Avoid Caregiver Burnout With These 9 New Technologies

JLP Staff | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Caregiving apps, monitors, sensors and wearables are revolutionizing the caregiving experience, reducing stress, freeing up time and providing peace of mind.

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April is Stress Awareness Month

Dr. James D. Huysman | Tuesday, April 17, 2018

There are warning signs that we need to be mindful of to prevent long term circumstantial and/or clinical effects related to stress, especially as family caregivers.

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Can Living in Gratitude Bring Relief from Anxiety & Depression?

Dr. James D. Huysman | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

The truth is that our attitude has everything to do with how we weather the storms around us.

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You Gotta' Have Heart!

Dr. James D. Huysman | Thursday, February 22, 2018

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.”

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Embracing Change

Dr. James D. Huysman | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

For many years I would hear people say, “The only sure things are death and taxes.” That may well be true, but it is my experience that the real sure thing is change.

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Gratitude – the Gift that Keeps on Giving

Dr. James D. Huysman | Friday, December 22, 2017

Learn more about Thanksliving and the importance of Gratitude.

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