Caring for elderly parents is challenging, even when they are cooperative and appreciative. But if you’re caring for a mother and/or father who are cranky, demanding, and unappreciative, it becomes extraordinarily difficult.
It’s important to understand that you are no longer a child. Just because Mom tells you to do something, you don’t necessarily have to obey. If you need a little help setting boundaries and detaching from an older parent’s bad behavior, please click on this link to an article I wrote for CaringTimes – Griswold Home Care’s blog.