Modification of dysfunctional thoughts about caregiving in dementia family caregivers: description and outcomes of an intervention programme.

@article{MrquezGonzlez2007ModificationOD,
  title={Modification of dysfunctional thoughts about caregiving in dementia family caregivers: description and outcomes of an intervention programme.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a M{\'a}rquez-Gonz{\'a}lez and Andr{\'e}s Losada and Mar{\'i}a Izal and Gema P{\'e}rez-Rojo and Ignacio Montorio},
  journal={Aging & mental health},
  year={2007},
  volume={11 6},
  pages={616-25}
}
UNLABELLED Among the diverse group of interventions developed to help dementia family caregivers cognitive-behavioural approaches show especially promising results. OBJECTIVES This study describes a cognitive-behavioural group intervention aimed principally at the modification of dysfunctional thoughts associated with caregiving (MDTC). The efficacy of the MDTC intervention in reducing caregivers' depressive symptomatology, together with the frequency and appraisal of problem behaviours, is… CONTINUE READING