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Think & Feel :<3:
Not the same emotional connection compared to a family member.
Still a compassionate person.
May find it difficult to care for a stranger
May worry about how the family take to their way of caring for the patient
Carer may feel not up to the challenge of their workload
Say & Do :smiley: :!?:
Take care of the patient's needs.
(Hygiene, medicinal, dressing, food, planning day)
Daily living tasks, the patient cant do any more.
Talking to the patient & trying to encourage memories.
Talking about family members & old times.
See : :
Watch the person deteriorating as they care for them.
See how upset the family members get.
See the difficulties with the day-to-day tasks.
Hear : :silhouettes:
Carer themselves may talk about patient in their precense
Hear doctors talk about patient's deterioration.
Hear the person talk about old times & getting confused.