Yelena Perkhounkova

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This study tested the effect of written emotional expression on the ability to find meaning in caregiving and the effects of finding meaning on emotional state and psychological burden in 91 dementia family caregivers. In a pretest-posttest design, participants were randomly assigned to either an experimental or a comparison group. Experimental caregivers(More)
Patients with Alzheimer's Disease (AD) often experience urinary incontinence and agitation during sleep. There is some evidence that these phenomena are related, but the relationships (and the subsequent opportunity for caregiver intervention) has never been formally studied. In this work, the relationships among the times of occurrence of nighttime(More)
We hope that everyone had a relaxing and productive summer! We are excited to welcome new faculty, students and staff to the College and look forward to meeting you. For our new and returning colleagues, please come visit us in the Office for Nursing Research and Scholarship (ONRS). Our office facilitates research and scholarship at the College of Nursing.(More)
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