Human Giver Syndrome

Human Giver Syndrome

Sign up for "From One Caregiver to Another" notifications Human Giver Syndrome (Episode 31) Human Giver Syndrome is the belief that some people (the givers) are supposed to exist to put all of their energy into creating comfort and success for other people,...
How to Feel Better as a Caregiver

How to Feel Better as a Caregiver

Sign up for "From One Caregiver to Another" notifications How to Feel Better as a Caregiver (Episode 30) In this episode, Kay Coughlin talks about how to feel better as a family caregiver right away. It might surprise you, because it doesn’t require a lot of...

It’s OK to want to be seen

Sign up for "From One Caregiver to Another" notifications It’s OK to want to be seen for who you are (Episode 29) In this episode, Kay Coughlin talks about another radical idea: that it’s OK for caregivers to have identities and lives that don’t...
Yes, it’s hard to decide where to start

Yes, it’s hard to decide where to start

Sign up for "From One Caregiver to Another" notifications It’s hard to decide where to start (Episode 28) In this episode, Kay Coughlin talks about why the overwhelming experience of being a caregiver can keep you stuck, unable to make changes to...
What if judgment had no power over you?

What if judgment had no power over you?

Sign up for "From One Caregiver to Another" notifications What if judgment had no power over you? (Episode 27) Can you imagine what your life might look like if the judgment all around you wasn’t such a big deal?  Judgment is really a big and painful part of...