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About This Course:
This course discusses several aspects of caregiver stress. The areas that will be covered in this course are:

~What is a Caregiver?
~Being a Caregiver
~Informal Caregivers
~Importance of the Caregiver
~Cognitive Impairment
~Challenging Behaviors
~Caregiver Stress
~What is Caregiver Stress?
~Do all Caregivers Experience Stress?
~Caregiver Stress Can Affect Your Health
~Too Stressed?
~What’s the Difference Between Burnout and Stress?
~Difference Between Burnout and Stress
~”Three R” Approach
~Signs of Stress
~Take Care of Yourself
~Healthy Tips for Caregivers
~Lifestyle Management




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After completing this course, learners will successfully be able to:

1. define caregiver stress.

2. discuss how stress can affect a caregiver’s health.

3. identify ways to prevent caregiver stress.







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External Links:

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