caregiver

The holidays can be a wonderful time to spend together with loved ones, remembering the meaning of the season and celebrating together. When visiting with and sharing time with a family member who has dementia, the challenge is with the expectation. The Alzheimer’s Society notes that often caregivers must deal with feelings and emotions that […]

Originally posted @allaboutestates.ca Let’s take a moment to consider one of the biggest health crises that we will be facing over the next several years. A health diagnosis that not only robs people of their memories but a health crisis that can destroy families. Without planning, I fear it may also bankrupt our health care […]

2016 Holiday Jingle

by Audrey Miller on December 20, 2016

in Articles & Blogs by Audrey, Baby Boomers

Please enjoy as intended, with a wink and a smile 🙂 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ T’was the fight before Christmas, when all families know, It’s better to forgive than tell them to F. O., Mom probably liked you better, if memory serves, So while I am a P.O.A., she will get what she deserves. Come on siblings and […]

The Hidden Patient

by Audrey Miller on December 9, 2015

in Articles & Blogs by Audrey, Caregiving

Originally published @allaboutestates.ca on Dec 8, 2015: Did you get to watch The Agenda with Steve Paikin on December 4, 2015? The program was called The Hidden Patient TVO: When the Caregiver Needs Care. Last week’s show highlighted a number of key issues that continue to stress the need for health care navigation and access […]

Psychologica Interview: January 2015

by Audrey Miller on February 2, 2015

in In the Media

I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Sarah Sheard, Editor for “Psychologica”, the magazine of the Ontario Association of Consultants, Counsellors, Psychometrists and Psychotherapists.  This Special Edition Winter/Spring 2015 was on ‘Families’.  With 28% of Canadians (Stats Canada 2012) providing care to a family member/friend with long term health needs, demands on the family […]

Originally posted at allaboutestates.ca on November 28, 2014 In our fast paced society where we use emoticons :), acronyms (PSW) and short cuts (R U….), I thought I would share a list of useful terms commonly used in the caregiving world. This list is taken from the article, Caregiving- Terms to Know, which I prepared […]

The ECaring Channel Series – Introduction

by Audrey Miller on April 9, 2013

in VBlog

Audrey shares tips, information and her expertise promising to save time, stress and money in caregiving.