Supporting aging caregivers and adults with developmental disabilities in future planning.

@article{Heller2006SupportingAC,
  title={Supporting aging caregivers and adults with developmental disabilities in future planning.},
  author={Thomas Mark Heller and Joe Louis Caldwell},
  journal={Mental retardation},
  year={2006},
  volume={44 3},
  pages={
          189-202
        }
}
A peer support intervention was developed to support aging caregivers and adults with developmental disabilities in planning for the future. The intervention consisted of a legal/financial training session followed by five additional small-group workshops. Pretest and 1-year follow-up surveys were conducted with 29 families participating in the intervention and 19 control families. Outcome measures included future planning activities, caregiving appraisals, discussion of plans with individuals… CONTINUE READING
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