Caregiver counseling services in NYC

Caregiver counseling services in NYC

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Caregiver counseling

Even though it is a particularly satisfying experience, providing care is a physically and mentally taxing profession. Without undergoing caregiver counseling, it can have a negative impact on your physical and mental health. Although mental health tools can help you achieve emotional stability while delivering high-quality care, burnout is a family caregiver’s biggest enemy. 

Many family members experience times of despair and annoyance while providing care for a loved one. These are typical human reactions to the difficulties of the situation. However, when carer guilt and worry grow, a destructive emotional cycle starts. Caregivers devote their entire being to taking care of their loved ones, which can have unforeseen emotional effects. Having to continually care for someone else might make carers feel imprisoned and overburdened. If left untreated, frustration can easily develop into bitterness and depression.

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Emotional side effects of long-term caregiving

Taking care of a loved one involves numerous stressors and because providing care is frequently a long-term challenge, the emotional toll can accumulate over time. Caring for someone could go on for years and even decades. Caregiving stress can negatively impact the carer’s health, relationships, and mental health if it is not managed, eventually leading to burnout. 

This can cause a shift in attitude that goes from being compassionate and positive to uncaring and pessimistic. If carers do not get the support they need or they take on too much, it can lead to exhaustion, worry, anxiety, and sadness. And when that happens, everyone involved suffers. The caregiver may not be able to function properly, and they could become ill and unable to provide care.

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How caregiver counseling can help?

Caregiver problems can impact both paid professionals who are employed to look after patients and those who are unpaid people and look after a loved one. Caregiver counseling services focus on the problems the carer is dealing with, which may include tension, loneliness, and resentment. It is effective to help those experiencing stress, anxiety, or other mental health problems as a result of providing long-term care. Therapy provides an outlet for the carer to voice their frustrations and find better ways of managing stress. 

Counseling for caregivers is important for emotional support, highlighting strengths, and discovering solutions. Every therapist approaches caregiving counseling in a unique way because therapy is personalized based on the carer’s needs. Priorities and goals are discussed at the start of counseling and monitored throughout the treatment duration to ascertain progress.

Testimonials

Todd MorrisseyTodd Morrissey
14:47 18 Sep 23
Natalie was engaging, fair, friendly and reasonable. My further appointments with her have been similarly positive and hassle free. Hoping for years of continued positive experiences and treatment.
Todd MorrisseyTodd Morrissey
14:47 18 Sep 23
Natalie was engaging, fair, friendly and reasonable. My further appointments with her have been similarly positive and hassle free. Hoping for years of continued positive experiences and treatment.
kiara diazkiara diaz
03:24 13 Sep 23
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03:24 13 Sep 23
jeremiahbabygirljeremiahbabygirl
00:53 13 Sep 23
Dr. Varma is an amazingly intelligent, probing, and compassionate doctor. I highly recommend both she and the practice.
jeremiahbabygirljeremiahbabygirl
00:53 13 Sep 23
Dr. Varma is an amazingly intelligent, probing, and compassionate doctor. I highly recommend both she and the practice.
rayme torresrayme torres
00:10 09 Sep 23
Very professional. Very comfortable meeting.
rayme torresrayme torres
00:10 09 Sep 23
Very professional. Very comfortable meeting.
Diamond AlcinaDiamond Alcina
13:21 06 Sep 23
I was recommended by a friend who said this place has helped her a lot. I was hesitant because of my experience with previous psychiatrists. But Janice is great. She really pays attention to my concerns, and I have been feeling such a sense of well being since having serviced with her. She is also extremely consistent. Sometimes our session lasts about 20 minutes or less because I hardly have any concerns regarding my medications. I appreciate her ability to really prescribe things that help long term. She also prescribed sleeping meds for my insomnia and I been sleeping earlier and better. I don’t wake up tired of weak. Thank you Janice 🙂
Monique LeMonique Le
13:25 02 Sep 23
Been a patient here since early this year so this review is long overdue! Staff here has always been courteous and attentive. Natalie really listens and addresses any questions I have. Additionally she’s quick, efficient and on time for our monthly appts so I feel everyone is considerate of my time. I’m very well taken care of and feel so lucky to have landed here.
Karen LewisKaren Lewis
01:36 22 Aug 23
Dr. V. Rudoy is a wonderful doctor. Very professional and attentive. I have been seeing him for psychiatric care for a number of years and highly recommend him and this office in general. I’ve seen other psychiatric professionals who work with Dr. Rudoy here on occasion and they are all very competent and warm-hearted.
Albert GindiAlbert Gindi
02:26 15 Dec 22
I have seen many many psychiatrists and Dr. Natalie Rimar is really as good as they come in this field. She is very well versed in the medical field and she gives you the time and attention every patient deserves as opposed to just going to any psychiatrist them giving just 5 minutes of their time and saying ok will RX you XYZ medication I sent it to your pharmacy goodbye. Dr. Rimar actually cares about her clients and takes her profession very seriously. Thank you Again!
Nerys ManceboNerys Mancebo
01:05 26 Nov 22
Been a patient for a few years now, and I’m very happy with the service provided by both the staff and nurses and the Doctor.I’m so glad to be able to be seen when I need it.Thank you so much for taking care of me with empathy and understanding.🙏😇💕
Barbara HaberBarbara Haber
00:33 21 Oct 22
I met with Mary Parker, a nurse practioner. She was very professional, friendly and knowledgeable. After asking questions about my history, she discussed different treatment possibilities. I was happy with the session and look forward to meeting with her again on a regular basis
CGPeb MCGPeb M
13:51 15 Oct 22
My first visit with Dr. Rudoy was better than expected. He was thorough and heard my concerns. I look forward to a positive doctor/patient relationship. I highly recommend the practice.
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Counseling for caregivers

With years of experience in caregiver counseling, Good Health recognizes that the mental and physical strain of providing care is widespread. Stressed-out carers are also more susceptible to changes in their own health. However, because they are so preoccupied with the well-being of their loved one they often fail to notice the impact it has on their own life. In-person and online caregiver counseling and family support are all offered by Good Health professional therapists. 

Specialists trained in providing specific therapies assist caregivers in processing their emotions, setting healthy boundaries, improving communication with other family members, and strengthening problem-solving skills. Even the most resilient individual can become overburdened by the responsibilities of providing care, so taking advantage of counseling can help recenter one’s focus and prioritize self-care.

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