By the end of this episode, you will be prepared to know WHEN and HOW to effectively and efficiently navigate through the weeds of “parenting the parent”.
|To prevent crisis-mode planning, avoid tragic accidents/episodes|
For parents: Becoming aware of your circumstances and what to try and improveFor caregivers/adult children: Learning what’s important to give special attention to, and what “slight” changes may lead to if not addressed quickly.
|Consider these changes in:*Physical Health (weight, dexterity, appearance, grooming)|
*Cognition (missing appts, mis-managing meds, confusion)
Questions answered in this episode include (but are NOT limited to):
(For the Caregivers or Adult Children) What should I look for when deciding if it is time to step-in and help my aging parent?
(For the Aging Individual) When do I allow someone to help me, or when do I know it is time to ask for help?
“Aging Parents: Signs it’s time to step-in-and the best ways to help” By: Lauren Levy, 12/30/2020