Caring for Others, Caring for Ourselves

A program on respite for caregivers, produced by the Massachusetts Lifespan Respite Coalition.

Most Recent Episode Caring for Others, Caring for Ourselves: Life After Caregiving

A panel of family caregivers discuss what happens after caregiving when the care repicient passes away or is moved to residential care.

Episodes

Caring for Others, Caring for Ourselves: Life After Caregiving

A panel of family caregivers discuss what happens after caregiving when the care repicient passes away or is moved to residential care.

Caring for Others, Finding Spirit in Respite: 10/04/16

Caring for Others, Caring for Ourselves Episode 01: (Re)spite: Finding the Spirit in Respite
Guest panelists, Annette Nicolas, Marjie Sokoll and Joan Ruffels, explore the spiritual dimension of respite and the caregiver experience. Recorded on 10/4/16.

Caring for Others: Healing through Art 09/16/16 - Episode 05:

Healing through Art Emily Kearns interviews actress Barbara Bourgeois and dance/movement therapist Audrey Albert King on the role art can play in healing. Taped on 9/6/16.

Caring for Others, Caring for Ourselves: 03/01/16 - Episode 03

Crafting Service Innovations: A panel discussion with caregivers who formed critical supports and services when little was available. Panelists include Catherine Boyle, President of Autism Housing Pathways; Gail Schwartz, creator and owner of Power Café; Pat Lawrence, Co-Founder of the New England Personality Disorder Association; Mary MacDonald, Founder of Marymac Missions LLC; and Lenard Zohn, Founder of Autism Eats.

Caring for Others, Caring for Ourselves: 02/01/16 - Episode 04

A panel discussion on the memory café movement in Massachusetts. The memory café is a monthly gathering of individuals with memory loss and their caregivers. Panelists include Beth Soltzberg of Alzheimer's/Related Disorders Support Program; Jamie Donchin of Brookline COA Home Care Program; Darcy Morales-Zullo, a memory café participant; and Arielle Keller, co-president of Students to End Alzheimer's Disease at Brandeis University.

Caring for Others, Caring for Ourselves: 11/03/15 - Episode 02

A presentation on MA Respite by Dr. Emily Kearns, consultant for Massachusetts Lifespan Respite Coalition (MLRC). Produced by MLRC on 11/3/15.