https://www.healthcentral.com/category/mental-health/tag/caregiving
Mental Health

Caregiving

The Latest

Smiling senior woman.

Study Finds Surprising New Anti-Aging Trick

Until we can all bathe in that elusive fountain of youth, a new study has discovered an unexpected (and free!) way to channel your younger self.

Woman writing a letter in a journal.

Letter to Myself: On Becoming a Compassionate Caregiver

Veteran caregiver Carol Bradley Bursack shares her history of caregiving and offers her younger self the compassion and advice she so often tells others.

Marriage concept

The Bipolar Marriage: 9 Ways to Make It Through the Tough Times

Bipolar marriages are twice as likely to fail. Mental health writer and advocate Therese Borchard offers practical strategies for surviving the bumps.

Couple holding hands while sitting on a wall.

Tips for Dating Someone With Depression

Remember: Every person has the potential to be in a successful, healthy, romantic relationship.

Older couples sit outside talking.

Why You Need a Plan to Conquer Loneliness

Social isolation is not good for the body or the mind. To stave off loneliness, here’s some advice from experts and people who’ve been there.

Thumbs up, thumbs down.

The Many Shades of 'I’m Fine'

When you’re living with a chronic condition, it’s not always easy to answer when people ask, “How are you?”

daughter with mother in wheelchair

7 Ways to Avoid Caregiver Burnout

Are you a primary caregiver to a spouse, parent, grandchild or other loved one? If so, you may be at increased risk for significant health problems, especially when you try to take on too many stressful duties without help.