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Episode 3: Already Toast: Caregiving and Burnout in America

Season 1, Ep. 3

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In this episode, Kate Washington, a journalist, reads two excerpts from her book, Already Toast: Caregiving and Burnout in America.

We also hear from Patricia Hoolihan, who reads excerpts from her book called Hands and Heart Together: Daily Meditations for Caregivers. You can learn more about her here: https://patriciahoolihan.wordpress.com/

You also hear from Debra Kelsey-Davis and Kelly Johnson, the authors of The Caregiver’s Companion: A Christ-Centered Journal to Nourish Your Soul, as they read an excerpt from the book. Here is more about their organization: https://nourishforcaregivers.com/

Seth Rotberg reads a letter he wrote to his mom, who battled Huntington's disease for 17 years. You can learn more about him here: https://www.sethrotberg.com/ and the organization he co-founded: https://ourodyssey.org/

You can read about Lousin Mehrabi's journey in facing her son's battle with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy here: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/lessons-helped-me-deal-toughest-hardship-my-life-lousin-mehrabi. She reads a poem in the episode to share how she is dealing with her son's battle.


Here is the credit for some of the music used in the episode:


Music from Uppbeat (free for Creators!):

https://uppbeat.io/t/richard-smithson/search-light

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Music from Uppbeat (free for Creators!):

https://uppbeat.io/t/locran/piece-yourself-back-together

License code: 1EGLDCUGVMBDWD9L


Music from Uppbeat (free for Creators!):

https://uppbeat.io/t/richard-smithson/always-rising

License code: 96DZBN2LSSUWTMWP


Music also used from Mixkit Sound Effects Free License