ERIC Number: EJ563641
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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An Examination of the Therapeutic Benefits of Focus Groups on Elderly Worriers.
Wisocki, Patricia A.; Powers, Charles B.
International Journal of Aging & Human Development, v45 n2 p159-67 1997
Examines the effects of a focus group discussion on elderly worriers (N=21; at least 70 years old and self-designated as worriers). Results indicate that the percentage of the day that participants spent worrying was significantly reduced after the focus group. Subjects rated the experience as positive and beneficial. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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