Saskia de Quaasteniet - Caregiver Consultant

As a Caregiver Consultant & Strategist, Saskia works with individuals in their 40's - 60's whose life, health and career are affected by the ongoing challenges of caring for their parents or spouse. She is an expert in providing coping strategies, tools and resources that help find relief from personal resentment, guilt and stress that may lead to burnout during your caregiving journey. "Plan and Prep or React and Regret", providing a safe space to vent, be heard and understood.

With over 12 years of professional experience in the Caregiver Service Industry, plus hundreds of hours of research and training, Saskia is skilled in unique and effective solutions necessary to support yourself so you can support your parents the best you can.

She is a family caregiver herself since 2004, caring for her father and mother in law, who both passed away; currently a long-distance caregiver for her mom who lives overseas.

Saskia is the Host and Creator of the first annual Family Caregiver Symposium (Nanaimo, October 19-2019) and host of the Women's Wellness Circles on Vancouver Island.

Known as a caring, passionate and dynamic speaker who delivers high value and life-transforming content, Saskia can be booked to speak at your event or provide an interactive workshop for your group.

After moving on her own from Holland in 2005 to the forest of Northern Ontario and a 'detour' to the big city of Toronto for 6 years, she has now found her place of joy and bliss: Vancouver Island.