I have shared this deeply moving, three minute video with audiences throughout the United States and Canada. No matter how many times I’ve watched it, I am always inspired by the love and courage of these older adults who insisted on defining life on their own terms amid losses and heartache…
The landscape of old age is populated with dilemmas, which represent a new and confusing layer of complexity. Here’s why. Dilemmas are not complicated problems. They are rightfully in a class by themselves. Caregivers need to understand and appreciate this crucial distinction that impacts all aspects of their partnership with an aging parent.