Tag Archives: Depression (Carers)

Facts About Carers 2012 (Carers UK)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 2, September 2012]. Summary This comprehensive digest and policy briefing from Carers UK presents the key facts and figures about carers. It provides a … Continue reading

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Personalised Carer Support: Effectiveness of Psychosocial Interventions for Carers of People with Dementia (International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry)

Summary This systematic review examined the effectiveness of psychosocial interventions for carer subgroups, looking in particular into the personal characteristics of those carers of people with dementia for whom psychosocial interventions appear to be effective. The most positive effects of … Continue reading

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