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ERIC Number: EJ400214
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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The Effectiveness of Peer-Led and Professionally Led Groups to Support Family Caregivers.
Toseland, Ronald W.; And Others
Gerontologist, v29 n4 p465-71 Aug 1989
Studied effects of professionally led and peer-led family caregiver groups (N=56) on psychological functioning, informal support networks, and positive personal changes in handling of caregiver role. Found professionally led groups produced greatest psychological functioning improvement and peer-led groups produced greatest increases in informal support networks. (Author/CM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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