As we close our Autism Awareness month we will have our guess give some information on Avoiding Caregiver Burnout. Caregiving can tax your patience and foster fatigue, frustration and guilt, becoming a grueling grind that takes a heavy toll on the caregiver's body and mind. The effects on physical and mental health are well documented:
My guest this week is Carol Van Ness, BA, MA Sped, PhD Candidate n the field of Developmental Psychology. Clinical Supervisor, Owner/ Executive Director of A Cognitive Connection, LLC. and Co-founder of Disability Connections- a non-profit organization educating, connecting, and supporting the needs of individuals with disabilities.
Carol will discuss resiliency techniques for family members and those supporting people with Autism.