Tag Archives: psychiatric hospitalization

Nowhere to Go

My mother has been in the hospital what seems like most of the summer, though I know it’s not true. This is her second hospitalization for the season, and I think we’re on week 3.  Anyone who’s a caregiver knows … Continue reading

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How much suffering can you witness and how much do you share?

Mom’s still in the hospital.  They have her in a psychiatric unit due to the intensity of her delusions.  Sometimes I come in and she has an amazing team taking good care of her.  Other times I walk in and no … Continue reading

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