The Neufeld Scientific Research Centre

Cascading Care Construct

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  • Marks, N.F. Does it hurt to care? Caregiving, work-family conflict, and midlife well-being. J Marriage Fam. 1998;60:951–966.
  • Shanker, S. (2012). Building Healthy Minds: It takes a Village. In S. Olfman (Ed.), Drugging Our Children. New York: Praeger.
  • Hrdy, S. (2009). Mothers and Others: the evolutionary origins of mutual understanding. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 
  • Findlay, D. (2023). Gathering our medicine: strengthening and healing kinship and community. AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples, 19, (2).