Support For Caregivers Of Cancer Patients | Building a Support Team
A book both for those dealing with chronic illness or in support for caregivers of cancer patients or any other chronic illness. Here’s Where the Journey Begins Just like any mythical hero, all is well until it isn’t. A dread diagnosis, a scary doctor visit, a life-threatening health challenge—all will change your life or the life of someone you know and love. The Team Positive approach addresses how to cope with a health condition and how those who love you can provide compassionate support during your quest. Whether you or a loved one is dealing with cancer, Crohn’s, diabetes, or any overwhelming health or mental health condition such as anxiety or depression, this team approach helps everyone— • Discover the healing power of the team • Find a place on the pyramid of support • Know the four main life engagement areas to ensure a balanced approach • Identify and overcome personal barriers in challenging situations • Learn coping skills that address distress and energy management Team Positive is about chronic illness support, that is how to build a team to help find your way through the situation. This video is an overview of my recently published book which addresses the chronic illness essentials, provides chronic illness motivation, and includes tools such as a chronic illness blog and illness meditation. This short video addressed how to build chronic illness support: Overview of Team Positive. #endcancer
Chronic Disease Management | 5 Tips for When First Diagnosed
What do you do when you first get the news? This chronic disease management video provides a quick summary of five tips you can do when first diagnosed to help manage chronic disease, such as heart disease, managing cancer, managing arthritis, managing asthma, or any other ongoing condition. These are simple self-management suggestions.
Chronic Illness Support Group | Dealing with Distress
One of the considerations of how to build a chronic illness support group is in learning how the mind works in order to come up with ways of dealing with distress. This video looks at the thinking mind and observing mind for strategies to be able to distance yourself as well as highlighting the importance of managing your energy. It is designed for both the patient and for anyone in a supportive role. It is broken into three parts due to its length, one coming out each week, and each one provides an effective coping skill you can try immediately.
Support For Chronic Illness: Building a Team
Designed for the person dealing with chronic illness but useful in building support for caregivers of those coping with chronic illness, this longer video gives an in-depth look at how to build support for chronic illness. These are the chronic illness essentials to help increase chronic illness motivation.