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6.5.2019
Donna Thomson has been a caregiver for 30 years. She writes about her experiences on her blog, The Caregiver’s Living Room. In one of her posts, she...
4.2.2019
Cindy Kolbe has been a life-long disability advocate, even before her daughter Beth sustained a spinal cord injury in a car accident. Cindy is a...
12.31.2018
Donna Thomson is a long time caregiver who writes about her experiences on her blog The Caregiver’s Living Room . In a recent post, Donna tells about...
11.26.2018
Ali Ingersoll, a C6 quadriplegic, says she has had some pretty phenomenal caregivers. However, she has also experienced some not so phenomenal ones...
11.5.2018
“'Caregiver' is a problematic word for lots of reasons,” says Donna Thomson. She reflects on why many people do not identify with the term ‘caregiver...
10.8.2018
“A good caregiver acts as an extension of a person with a disability’s body. They do what an individual can no longer do for themselves, enabling...
9.10.2018
“Care can be described so differently depending on the person and on the relationship,” says Donna Thomson, who used to be a full-time caregiver for...
8.27.2018
My battle with anxiety began when our car flipped three times across an Ohio field. At the hospital, a doctor told us our youngest daughter Beth was...
7.30.2018
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The relationship between a caregiver and the individual receiving the care is a very important one. Jorge, a paraplegic, gives his perspective on the...
7.16.2018
Caring for a loved one after a life-altering event can be intimidating. The team at AbleThrive asked a group of caregivers of people with spinal cord...