ERIC Number: EJ489104
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
"Coping with Frustration" Classes: Development and Preliminary Outcomes with Women Who Care for Relatives with Dementia.
Gallagher-Thompson, Dolores; DeVries, Helen M.
Gerontologist, v34 n4 p548-52 Aug 1994
Describes intervention program in which caregiving wives/daughters are taught several specific skills (learning to relax in very stressful situations and learning to be appropriately assertive with frail elders and other family members) to enable them to manage their frustrations more effectively. Presents class content and structure, along with preliminary data on class efficacy based on 48 caregivers. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A