Emma’s husband John doesn’t talk about his emotional and spiritual needs. He seems reluctant to discuss them with Emma, for fear of overburdening her. Emma talks her MND Advisor about her concerns. Her MND Advisor, who has developed a good relationship with John, talks to him to make sure he has all the support he needs.
Marcia finds it difficult to start difficult conversations with her husband Mark. Her MND Advisor suggests involving a friend from their social circle to make sure Mark is getting the emotional and spiritual care he needs.