How to deal with stress as a Teacher

April is national stress awareness month. As a teacher, you may find your job extremely stressful whether it be children fighting, papers piling up or lessons needing planning. But here at MTC we wanted to raise the awareness of stress and help you combat these feelings, you should never feel alone when dealing with stress … Read More…

6 myths about care homes

6 myths about care homes

We work with a large number of care homes and caregivers and love to get their feedback. One thing many of the people we work with say is that, whilst they love working in the care sector they also believe it has an unfair reputation this is particularly shown in the media. You don’t need … Read More…

Elderly caregiver tips

Elderly caregiver tips

There are many different types of caregivers. You could be a care assistant in a care home or a nursing home, you may be looking after a friend or relative. Whatever sort of relationship you have with the individual in your care, there will be a lot of challenges that you will have to face … Read More…

Tips for Communicating with a Dementia patient

Knowing how to communicate with someone who has dementia is not a simple skill but, thankfully, it is something you can learn. Improving your communication skills will help make caregiving less difficult and will hopefully help you with your relationship with your loved one. Good communication skills will also provide support when handling any difficult … Read More…