Cognitive-behavioural therapy for anxiety in dementia: pilot randomised controlled trial.

@article{Spector2015CognitivebehaviouralTF,
  title={Cognitive-behavioural therapy for anxiety in dementia: pilot randomised controlled trial.},
  author={Aimee Spector and Georgina Charlesworth and Michael Bruce King and Miles Lattimer and Susan Sadek and Louise Marston and Amritpal Rehill and Juanita Hoe and Afifa Qazi and Martin R J Knapp and Martin Orrell},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  year={2015},
  volume={206 6},
  pages={
          509-16
        }
}
BACKGROUND Anxiety is common and problematic in dementia, yet there is a lack of effective treatments. AIMS To develop a cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) manual for anxiety in dementia and determine its feasibility through a randomised controlled trial. METHOD A ten-session CBT manual was developed. Participants with dementia and anxiety (and their carers) were randomly allocated to CBT plus treatment as usual (TAU) (n = 25) or TAU (n = 25). Outcome and cost measures were administered at… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 28 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
8 Citations
39 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-8 of 8 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 39 references

A pilot evaluation of using symbol-based information in police custody

  • British Journal of Learning Disabilities Index…
  • 2015

Application of community treatment orders (CTOs) in adults with intellectual disability and mental disorders Advances in Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities

  • J Gupta, A Hassiotis, I Bohnen, Y Thakker
  • Application of community treatment orders (CTOs…
  • 2015

De-escalation techniques for managing aggression: Title registration for a systematic review The Campbell Collaboration Library of Systematic Reviews

  • De-escalation techniques for managing aggression…
  • 2015

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…