Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation

Christy's book, "Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation," might be the one you don't know you need, yet! Combining straightforward research and tender memoir, Christy shines a light on a challenge faced by nearly 50% of Americans - raising children while also caring for an aging parent or loved one. This book offers insights into the unique needs of parents squeezed between two generations who need them dearly, while offering insights and mindset shifts that can lead to greater compassion, resilience, and well-being. She addresses difficult conversations and how to prepare for those, anticipatory grief experienced by family members, how to talk to children about death and dying, and the need for ruthless self-care in order to rise above the struggles. Christy speaks from experience as a Sandwich Generation parent and as a mental health professional with over 30 years of experience working with adults and children. Whether you're a parent in the middle, or an aging loved one, "Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation," will inspire you to have meaningful conversations.

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Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation

Christy's book, "Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation," might be the one you don't know you need, yet! Combining straightforward research and tender memoir, Christy shines a light on a challenge faced by nearly 50% of Americans - raising children while also caring for an aging parent or loved one. This book offers insights into the unique needs of parents squeezed between two generations who need them dearly, while offering insights and mindset shifts that can lead to greater compassion, resilience, and well-being. She addresses difficult conversations and how to prepare for those, anticipatory grief experienced by family members, how to talk to children about death and dying, and the need for ruthless self-care in order to rise above the struggles. Christy speaks from experience as a Sandwich Generation parent and as a mental health professional with over 30 years of experience working with adults and children. Whether you're a parent in the middle, or an aging loved one, "Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation," will inspire you to have meaningful conversations.

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Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation

Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation

by Christy Byrne Yates
Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation

Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation

by Christy Byrne Yates

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Christy's book, "Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation," might be the one you don't know you need, yet! Combining straightforward research and tender memoir, Christy shines a light on a challenge faced by nearly 50% of Americans - raising children while also caring for an aging parent or loved one. This book offers insights into the unique needs of parents squeezed between two generations who need them dearly, while offering insights and mindset shifts that can lead to greater compassion, resilience, and well-being. She addresses difficult conversations and how to prepare for those, anticipatory grief experienced by family members, how to talk to children about death and dying, and the need for ruthless self-care in order to rise above the struggles. Christy speaks from experience as a Sandwich Generation parent and as a mental health professional with over 30 years of experience working with adults and children. Whether you're a parent in the middle, or an aging loved one, "Building a Legacy of Love: Thriving in the Sandwich Generation," will inspire you to have meaningful conversations.


Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781736545706
Publisher: Yes, LLC
Publication date: 03/31/2023
Edition description: Large Type
Pages: 172
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Christy is the mother of two - now adult - children. She is an expert in navigating the challenges and opportunities in life including living in the "Sandwich Generation" (those raising children who are also caring for an aging parent), special needs education, and parenting. She incorporates meditation, mindfulness practices and Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) into her work along with other evidence-based practices to support growth, goal achievement and a pathway to living your best life now. In California she is a Licensed Educational Psychologist (LEP), a credentialed school psychologist, an author, speaker and coach.
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