How to Deal With the Patient Who “Knows Their Own Body”

You’ve been there before. You walk into a patient’s room and they have come prepared to participate in their care, having researched their symptoms and assisted in their diagnosis. Although it’s important to remember your patient is an intelligent human being who is capable of understanding their health challenges, they may not have the full…


Direct Support Professionals: Why We Need Them Now More than Ever!

“If we are to achieve a richer culture, we must weave one in which each diverse human gift will find a fitting place.” – Margaret Meade For millions of people, these words are not only powerful and inspirational, but what they are working to achieve each day—an aspiring reality for the people they directly care…