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Caregiver Burnout Resources from MyCaringPlan

My Caring Plan is a website focused on caregiving that has been featured on PBS. What to do when compassion becomes too heavy? Caregiver burnout is one of the first things to look out for. Some would say that a loved one’s illness is harder on the family members than on the person who is aging. Especially when the person suffering is a parent, the role reversal can be jarring, and you may find yourself exhausted, frustrated, and lonely. If caring for a parent has become psychologically taxing, you may have started experiencing some of the symptoms of burnout. Read more about their tools and tips to alleviate caregiver burnout.