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This Is to Mother You: On Caring for a Toxic Parent in Her Greatest Time of Need — Discover

On providing care to others even when it is difficult…

As health professionals, we often come across patients who are more difficult to treat than others, be it because of their racist comments or a difficult history you’ve shared with that patient. This is one example of a person who selflessly cared for her mother in her greatest time of need, despite  unimaginable difficulties.

“Despite my resentments over the secrets I had to keep and the care I was obligated to give her growing up — despite anything else at all — she is still my mother.” Jane Demuth writes about her complicated relationship with her mother.

via This Is to Mother You: On Caring for a Toxic Parent in Her Greatest Time of Need — Discover

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