Self-care for Caregivers with Jaime of Back Together Massage

In this episode, Adrianne welcomes her massage therapist, Jaime, to the Nursing Uncensored Headquarters. They spend the hour and twenty minutes discussing a variety of topics in the self-care universe. They explore topics like: 

*What bad self-care costs caregivers
*How our bodies carry stress
*Valuing our skills and time as commodities
*LGBTQ considerations in self-care
*Making habits sick
*Finding safe self-care maintenance resources in the community.

Jaime also talks about the book The Body Keeps the Score by Bessel Van Der Kolk, M.D. Click this affiliate link and buy to support the podcast.

Adrianne and Jaime hope you enjoy this episode as much as they enjoyed recording it.

Check out Back Together Massage and schedule if you are in the area. Tell them Nursing Uncensored sent you.

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