ERIC Number: EJ417817
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Cognitive Screening of the Older Client.
Agresti, Albert A.
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v12 n3 p384-92 Jul 1990
Outlines purposes and goals of cognitive screening with older clients and discusses misconceptions regarding cognitive functioning in later life. Highlights importance of including focused questioning and exploration of various domains of cognitive functioning in clinical interview. Presents examples of instruments used in cognitive screening of older clients and illustrative techniques used to compensate for client deficits. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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