To address the high burden of caring for a Veteran with dementia, the primary purpose of this research program is to study how teaching caregivers about dementia and building their caregiving and self-care skills will impact caregivers and the Veterans they love.
Location: Palo Alto, California
Study Type: Caregiver Studies, Studies for People without Memory Impairment
The program aims to help caregivers to understand the losses that the illness produces in their loved one —losses in thinking powers, emotional control, the ability to direct one’s own behavior, and the ability to do day-to-day tasks. TELE-SAVVY will help participants learn how to guide their person through all these losses.The TELE-SAVVY program will helps build knowledge and skills, and a savvy...
Study Type: Caregiver Studies, Observational Studies, Online Studies and Surveys, Studies for People with Memory Impairment, Studies for People without Memory Impairment
7 videoconferences, 5-6 interviews
There are 1 in-person studies and 1 online studies shown in alphabetical order.