Power Politics: Professional Caregivers in the Family Home

Recently, I gave an interview with Nicole Scheidl, of Fit Minds, a program for enhanced communication between people with dementia and their caregivers.  My topic for this interview was the power relationships between paid caregivers and family caregivers in the home setting.  I blogged about this topic earlier this year in a post titled, “I’m a Professional Caregiver and You’re Not.

Do you have stories of success or failure with power balances involving paid care workers in your home?