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Caring For Caregivers, Part 2 - Where Does Your Stress Come From?

Updated: Jul 23, 2019

Conelly Law Blog Caregiver Stress
Anyone is subject to stress, no matter how well balanced you may think you are.

In our last blog, we discussed how care giving and stress are usually synonymous. This type of stress is characterized by physical, mental and emotional exhaustion brought on by neglect of one own’s needs. Everyone is subject to stress, no matter how well-balanced they may be, but why does it seem that some people are more susceptible to becoming sick from stress than others? There are a number of factors that play into this problem and the seeds of this problem may already be planted long before a person takes on the care-giving role.

In this week's blog, we will explore this and ask caregivers to begin the process of introspection. We will also provide some insight into what may fuel irrational stress and hopefully help