ME is profoundly isolating. Loss of adult connection, colleagues and workplace socialization, and being able to parent and participate in family life. ME brings grief, loss, yearning for previous full lives. It is a stressful transition to lose a career, income and life goals.
Additional isolation is felt trying to find information and care options. It is a long lonely journey through discovering ME. Caregiving for ME can also be challenging and isolating.
Supporting emotional wellness and supporting connection, during diagnosis and while living with ME, is important. How do you connect with this graphic and theme?