Many people in midlife find themselves caring for two generations: for their children still at home, and for their aging parents. People in this position are often referred to as the sandwich generation. They may find themselves experiencing additional stress in demands on their time, finances, and physical and emotional energy.
To complete this discussion:
- Explore resources and interventions available for the sandwich generation.
- Describe some of the resources you found. As a developing professional, what counsel or recommendations would you provide for a person who is experiencing the stress of caring for two generations?