Maurice W. - Spouse as Care Giver

Eleven years into his marriage, Maurice's wife was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis. Nearly four decades later he continues to be her primary care giver, supported by a team of in-home professionals. Having no formal medical training for preparation, Moe has handled the situation by adhering to a "one day at a time" approach.

Topics covered (with time stamps):

  • Discovery - 1:44
  • Learning Care Giving Skills - 2:20
  • Home Design - 4:13
  • Managing Finances - 6:29
  • Making Home Care Work With a Team - 7:37
  • The Care Giver's Need for Self-Care - 11:22
  • Final Thoughts (Don't let yourself be overwhelmed) - 13:14

Intro music by Jukedeck.