Beware of “Learned Incapacity”

Our Learned Incapacity for real social interaction is a detrimental cost to the coronavirus pandemic that we all must be very aware of.

The Nuclear Family Myth

The nuclear family model remains a cornerstone of the American family, and yet, it is not a successful model of living. We need extended community.

Ann Arbor Civic Leaders Explore Mapping Ourselves

Ann Arbor civic leaders explored Mapping Ourselves tools as a way to consider local innovation and progress.

“Care Is Not a Solitary Activity”

Anthropology students explore their own lives.

Introducing Mapping Ourselves

Atlas of Caregiving’s new Mapping Ourselves program helps people to visualize care giving and care receiving in their communities.

New Caregiving Initiative Launching in Michigan

A first-of-its-kind initiative to support caregiving in Michigan, with cross-sector collaboration from government, business, ngos and philanthropy.

Want Better Care for Everyone in Your Family, Business, or Community? Grab a Pen

New Atlas CareMap booklets make it easy for more people to gain new visibility and strengthen their care ecosystems.

A Psychologist and Researcher Leverages Personal Experiences to Change Developmental Disability Paradigms

Caring Conversation — Yona Lunsky Dr. Yona Lunsky is the Director of the Azriei Centre for Adult Neurodevelopmental Disabilities and Mental Health and the Health Care Access Research and Developmental Disabilities (H-CARDD) Program at The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto, Canada. For decades, her research has focused on the mental health needs…

Redefining a Life and Career to Tend to the Ambiguous Loss of Caring for Someone with a Traumatic Brain Injury

Caring Conversation — Roxana Delgado Dr. Roxana Delgado is a health scientist, national advocate, and the wife of Sergeant First Class retired Victor L. Medina, MRC, CRC, a three times combat wounded veteran and Purple Heart Recipient. Dr. Delgado uses her personal experiences to impact policy on traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) in the military healthcare…