What is a strong helper?

A strong helper:

– takes the person in pain seriously

– believes the person in pain

– makes sure they retain a strong and warm relationship

– is there for the person in pain in both the good and the bad times

– finds out what he can do to make life a little easier for the person in pain

– can’t erase the pain, but is not expected to do so either


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Do you want to know how you can become a Strong Helper?
Find advice and tips on this website, when you are a partner, a child, or a family member or a friend of someone suffering from persistent pain.

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Order them here and ensure you maintain a strong and warm social network!