Caring for the caregiver
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Caring for a loved one with cancer can be overwhelming, stressful, draining, challenging, lonely and much more. And it is all too common that those of us in this position find it hard to take care of ourselves in the process.
We are so pleased to be affiliated with Louisa Stringer, a Certified Caregiver Consultant™ who is a practitioner, advocate and trained in mental health first aid. Louisa can help you find strength and joy as you navigate down the path of caregiving, offering resources, tools and suggestions that are personalized to your caregiver journey.
If you are a caregiver for a Cape Wellness Collaborative client, we will cover the cost your initial sessions with Louisa.
"I am immersed in the pleasures of getting to know someone and directly connect with them as a family caregiver. I do truly love my consulting clients. Through self-awareness, they have made it possible for themselves to take steps on their journey to help realize their own individual unique strengths as a person and as a caregiver."
– Louisa Stringer, Certified Caregiver Consultant™
Online Groups Led by Louisa
Wellness Cares Patient and Caregiver Encouragement Group
A recurring cancer patient and caregiver encouragement group that meets on Wednesdays.
Meets every Wednesday from 10-11:30 AM, via Zoom
Write Away: Writing Prompts for Those Touched by Cancer
We are all writers! We all use words to guide our thoughts. And sometimes we write them down. Utilizing creative outlets is a helpful tool in feeling better during our cancer experience. So start the week off write! Join us on any Tuesday at 10, for as long as it feels “write”!
Meets every Tuesday at 10:00 AM, via Zoom
Helpful Tips for Caregivers