publication . Article . 2015

A Resilience Training Module for Caregivers of Dementia Patients

Wah Tze Huey; Shahabuddin Hashim;
Open Access
  • Published: 01 Jan 2015 Journal: SHS Web of Conferences, volume 18, page 5,001 (eissn: 2261-2424, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: EDP Sciences
Abstract
As life span increases, society is facing an aging population and one of the major aging problems is dementia. Caregivers of dementia patients are usually family members who juggle work, family commitments and caring for the patients. The caregivers are at risk of depression, suicide and abusing their patients. As resilience has a positive relationship with surviving life crises, enhancing resilience will provide them with skills to cope and decrease depression. The purpose of this article is to perform a systematic narrative reviews of four resilience training modules. This analysis searched Medline via Pub Med, EBSCO host and USM library for feasible training ...
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free text keywords: Resilience training modules, Social Sciences, H, Psychology, Dementia, medicine.disease, medicine, Creative problem-solving, Clinical psychology, Gratitude, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Modalities, Applied psychology, Psychological resilience, Critical thinking, Conflict resolution, Positive psychology
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