Individuals with autism already face an entirely new set of challenges throughout the duration of their life. But, what happens when you add the factor of aging to autism?
Oftentimes, when people think of autism, they think of a sweet, little, innocent child who might display a few obsessive interests and might become upset by seemingly minor changes. But, we often don’t think of the fact that that child will one day become an elderly person.
And, what will their...
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While being a caregiver is a rewarding job, it is also a job that comes with added stress. The continuous stress of being a caregiver can also lead to something called caregiver burn out. Burn out is when a caregiver becomes overly exhausted – physically, emotionally and mentally.
To ensure the continued enjoyment of your caregiving job, and maintain your own personal health, it is important that you monitor your stress levels. This will also help avoid burn out. Finding...