Treating depression in well older adults: use of diaries in cognitive therapy.

@article{Campbell1992TreatingDI,
  title={Treating depression in well older adults: use of diaries in cognitive therapy.},
  author={J M Campbell},
  journal={Issues in mental health nursing},
  year={1992},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={
          19-29
        }
}
A study was conducted with 103 community-based, low-income, well elderly persons who resided in high-rise apartments and were functionally independent. The nursing framework was Roy and Roberts' (1981) adaptation model and techniques from Beck's (1976) theory on cognitive therapy. This study had the dual purpose of determining nurses' ability to identify normal adaptive reactive depression and use techniques from cognitive therapy for depressed subjects. These nurses were able to identify… CONTINUE READING

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