online resources for a chronic illness marriage


We recognize that finding resources that deal specifically with the needs of couples with disabilities or chronic illness can be challenging. Below are some websites and blogs that you may find useful in your quest for additional information.  Please note that the Stronger Together Marriage Seminars /Family Builders Ministries are offering these articles and blogs to aide you in your personal search for material that addresses the needs of individuals and couples with similar circumstances. We do not accept responsibility for the accuracy or content of these internet sources. Please use your own discretion.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Family Builders Ministries/Stronger Together – http://familybuilders.net

The Spoon Theory

Chronic Marriage – Helena Madsen http://ChronicMarriage.com

Disabilities – Impact Of Disabilities On Families

Marriage and Chronic Illness- Is Life a Bowl Full of Cherries? Sometimes!

Living With a Disabled Spouse- Strengthening Marriage in the Face of Disability

Facing Reality of Chronic Illness and Disability

  • http://www.goodtherapy.org/blog/facing-reality-chronic-illness-disability/

A Brand New You: Rebuilding a Meaningful Life with Chronic Illness

Love, Marriage and Disability-Four Ways to Keep Your Relationship Strong Despite Chronic Pain and Disability

Focus on The Family- Chronic Illness in Marriage

Oh! My Aches and Pains!

In Sickness and In Health

Fact Sheet and Statistics about Chronic Illness

College Students Living with a Chronic Condition


INTIMACY

Pain Management: Maintaining Intimacy

How to Make Adjustments in a Marriage with a Spouse with a Disability

Don’t let chronic illness sabotage your relationships

In Sickness and In Health


CAREGIVER

National Family Caregiver Association

Caregiver Stress.com

How to Survive a Health Crisis or Chronic Illness in Marriage