• Myriame Lyons

Caregiver's Burden

Updated: Nov 12, 2019

Creating a Space to Heal

older woman sitting and reflecting

A few years ago, I worked with a woman who was struggling to cope with her partner’s attitudes towards his Parkinson’s disease. She felt worried, frustrated, resentful and guilty; she didn’t know what else she could do. This is a story that is far too common in my counselling practice.

As a carepartner, you may also feel the heaviness that comes with a chronic disease diagno