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She’s getting on fine with her to be honest, which is good. She seems to have taken to her quite well and the woman that we’ve been assigned seems to actually want to help! The main concern we have is that, while she is making small improvements in some areas, she’s getting worse in others and her m...
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Hi Anthony, Living this way sounds unbearable and unsustainable. Is your Mum receiving therapy alongside her meds? Hi, she is currently on the waiting list for a therapist, but we have been told it may be a while. She has a support worker coming once a week as of this week so I’m hoping that might ...
Just looking for some advice. Me and my dad are currently caring for my mum, and have been for the last 16 months together. I have been looking after my mum solo before that since November 2016. Since the start of the pandemic, her mental health got a ton worse and she was diagnosed with Psychosis, ...
Hey again all, just bumping this back up with an update. Since this post, mum has gotten immeasurably worse and has developed symptoms of OCD and Paranoia. She stands by her window constantly and is convinced that the neighbours have gone (they haven’t), that the street is deserted (it isn’t) and th...
You say you are I separate rooms? Therefore how about playing along with your Mum and telling her you want to keep her safe and she needs to self-isolate in her room. You can even glove and gown up etc when supporting her. If you left her meals outside on a table, could she collect them? You could ...
You cannot live like this. Is her GP doing anything to help? She clearly needs some sort of short term medication, at very least, to manage her anxiety. Ring the surgery and insist on speaking to someone. How old are you, and mum? Do you ever say "No" to mum? Have you thought about recording her be...
Hi all, I don’t know if this is the right place for this thread but I’m new so please forgive me if it’s in the wrong area and move to wherever it is best suited. Since November 2016 I have been out of work and caring for my mum. I was in work and received a phone call that she had been admitted to ...