Project CARE: a randomized controlled trial of a behavioral intervention group for Alzheimer's disease caregivers.

@article{Gonyea2006ProjectCA,
  title={Project CARE: a randomized controlled trial of a behavioral intervention group for Alzheimer's disease caregivers.},
  author={Judith G. Gonyea and M Kevin O'connor and Patricia A. Boyle},
  journal={The Gerontologist},
  year={2006},
  volume={46 6},
  pages={827-32}
}
PURPOSE The neuropsychiatric symptoms associated with Alzheimer's disease are a major contributor to caregiver distress and burden. Despite recent efforts to teach caregivers skills to manage neuropsychiatric symptoms and reduce burden, there continues to be limited evidence that these strategies have helped caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's disease to effectively manage neuropsychiatric symptoms. We report here on Project CARE, a randomized controlled trial designed to test the… CONTINUE READING

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