ERIC Number: EJ632075
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
FOCUS on the Family Caregiver: A Problem-Solving Training Intervention.
Kurylo, Monica F.; Elliott, Timothy R.; Shewchuk, Richard M.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v79 n3 p275-81 Sum 2001
Discusses the application of training in social problem solving with family caregivers of persons who have incurred severe physical disabilities. Outlines training procedures (i.e., Project FOCUS) that enable counselors to assist family caregivers in developing effective problem-solving skills that may translate to increased wellness for each caregiver, and by extension, their care recipients. (Contains 45 references and an appendix.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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