Since the age of 4 to 15 I cared for my eldest sister who had seizures daily. I never left her side if at all possible. I'm sure that's where the compassion I have for others in assisting in a better daily life began. I find caregiving to be the most rewarding feeling of doing something good with my life,helping others,you just can't get a better feeling of purpose in my opinion. A personal achievement I am proud of ? I have a few . Mostly, being a mother of two ,who now both are well into adulthood ..they make me most proud. Second, I can say, refer to first few sentences ,lol. Also, I am a Certified Massage Therapist and Graduate of The National Holistic Ins. since 2002.I just moved to Southern Ca. last month from The Bay Area ,where I have lived for the last 25 years. Originally, from Upstate New York,Hudson Valley area . I am 45 years old and am starting a new life here in SoCal with my wonderful,amazing fiancé'. As,wellI am a singer /song writer ,music lover. Which in doing the work I have done over the years starting in 1987 ..I've found that music is very healing especially, with people with Alzheimers and Dementia.
Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.
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