What Is Caregiver Burnout?Open Document
Caregiver burnout is caused by too much long-term stress. It occurs when you feel overwhelmed and can't meet constant demands. As the stress continues, you begin to lose the interest or motivation that led you to take on a certain role. Your healthy body, mind and spirit benefit your loved one just as they benefit you. Learn the signs of caregiver burnout and seek help if you're having them.