Cultural values and caregiving: the updated sociocultural stress and coping model.

@article{Knight2010CulturalVA,
  title={Cultural values and caregiving: the updated sociocultural stress and coping model.},
  author={Bob G Knight and Philip Sayegh},
  journal={The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences},
  year={2010},
  volume={65B 1},
  pages={5-13}
}
This review revises the sociocultural stress and coping model for culturally diverse family caregivers proposed in 1997 by Aranda and Knight. Available research on the influence of cultural values on the stress and coping process among family caregivers supports a common core model that is consistent across ethnic groups and that links care recipients' behavior problems and functional impairments to caregivers' burden appraisals and health outcomes. Familism as a cultural value appears to be… CONTINUE READING