Parents raising children
while also caring for aging or ailing loved ones.
That's the Sandwich Generation.
It can feel like the waves will pull you under.
So what's a sandwiched parent to do? You might work outside the home,
or need to provide financial support to an aging loved one.
What is the impact on your children?
How are you keeping your head above water?
What exactly is the Sandwich Generation?
47% of Americans have children in the home AND are caring for a parent over the age of 65. Welcome to the Sandwich Generation! Learn how to manage, facilitate, leverage resources, and build and maintain a wonderful life for all your loved ones - AND YOU!
What is Sandwich Generation?
What are the unique stressors in the Sandwich Generation?
What eases the strain of the Sandwich Generation?
What is the impact on children?
Need more information?
In "Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation," Christy shares her personal struggles and triumphs while caring for her parents, working fulltime as a school psychologist, and raising two teens with her husband. she not only shares personal stories but weaves in current research as well as insights from her work in the mental health field.
The book is available as a paperback, e-book, and on Audible.Buy the Book
Are you a professional supporting the Sandwich Generation?
I have ready-to-go workshops that can augment your professional services.
If you are an organization that provides direct caregiving support, I can deliver read-to-go workshops or tailor presentations to support your community. My specialty is in whole-family wellness, including supporting Sandwiched parents and their children.
Are you an Estate Attorney, Financial Planner, or professional in the Life Planning field? My book and workshops are a great value add. The essential message behind "...a legacy of love" is to have tough conversations, and plan NOW so that your adult children or future adult children don't have to make all the difficult decisions later. I tailor workshops and presentations that speak directly to the needs of your clientele.Book a Call
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