Kathrin Boerner

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Publications

  1. pmc Family relationships and advance care planning: do supportive and critical relations encourage or hinder planning?
    Kathrin Boerner
    Jewish Home Lifecare, Research Institute on Aging, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:246-56. 2013
  2. pmc Goals with limited vision: a qualitative study of coping with vision-related goal interference in midlife
    Kathrin Boerner
    Jewish Home Lifecare Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Clin Rehabil 26:81-93. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Perceived overprotection, instrumental support and rehabilitation use in elders with vision loss: a longitudinal perspective
    Verena R Cimarolli
    The Guild Center for Research in Vision and Aging, Research Institute on Aging, Jewish Home Lifecare, New York, USA
    Psychol Health 28:369-83. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Personal and social resources and adaptation to chronic vision impairment over time
    Joann P Reinhardt
    Research Institute on Aging, Jewish Home Lifecare, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Aging Ment Health 13:367-75. 2009
  5. pmc Tackling vision-related disability in old age: an application of the life-span theory of control to narrative data
    Kathrin Boerner
    Research Institute on Aging, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:22-31. 2010
  6. pmc How it matters when it happens: life changes related to functional loss in younger and older adults
    Kathrin Boerner
    Jewish Home Lifecare, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 70:163-79. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Optimizing rehabilitation for adults with visual impairment: attention to life goals and their links to well-being
    Kathrin Boerner
    Arlene R Gordon Research Institute, Lighthouse International, 111 East 59th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Clin Rehabil 19:790-8. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of rehabilitation service use on coping patterns over time among older adults with age-related vision loss
    Kathrin Boerner
    Arlene R Gordon Research Institute, Lighthouse International, 111 East 59th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Clin Rehabil 20:478-87. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Challenges faced by older adults with vision loss: a qualitative study with implications for rehabilitation
    Verena R Cimarolli
    Jewish Home Lifecare, Research Institute on Aging, The Guild Center for Research in Vision and Aging, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Clin Rehabil 26:748-57. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Resilient or at risk? A 4-year study of older adults who initially showed high or low distress following conjugal loss
    Kathrin Boerner
    Lighthouse International, 111 East 59th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:P67-73. 2005

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Family relationships and advance care planning: do supportive and critical relations encourage or hinder planning?
    Kathrin Boerner
    Jewish Home Lifecare, Research Institute on Aging, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:246-56. 2013
    ..We evaluated the effects of three aspects of family relations--general family functioning, support and criticism from spouse, and support and criticism from children--on both overall ACP and specific DPAHC designations...
  2. pmc Goals with limited vision: a qualitative study of coping with vision-related goal interference in midlife
    Kathrin Boerner
    Jewish Home Lifecare Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Clin Rehabil 26:81-93. 2012
    ..To investigate how middle-aged adults manage their goal pursuits in the face of visual disability...
  3. doi request reprint Perceived overprotection, instrumental support and rehabilitation use in elders with vision loss: a longitudinal perspective
    Verena R Cimarolli
    The Guild Center for Research in Vision and Aging, Research Institute on Aging, Jewish Home Lifecare, New York, USA
    Psychol Health 28:369-83. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Personal and social resources and adaptation to chronic vision impairment over time
    Joann P Reinhardt
    Research Institute on Aging, Jewish Home Lifecare, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Aging Ment Health 13:367-75. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Tackling vision-related disability in old age: an application of the life-span theory of control to narrative data
    Kathrin Boerner
    Research Institute on Aging, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:22-31. 2010
    ..Implications for conceptual development and future research are discussed...
  6. pmc How it matters when it happens: life changes related to functional loss in younger and older adults
    Kathrin Boerner
    Jewish Home Lifecare, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 70:163-79. 2010
    ..Findings suggest that if vision loss occurs in middle adulthood, it tends to be more disruptive, and that it comes with the risk of negative long-term consequences...
  7. ncbi request reprint Optimizing rehabilitation for adults with visual impairment: attention to life goals and their links to well-being
    Kathrin Boerner
    Arlene R Gordon Research Institute, Lighthouse International, 111 East 59th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Clin Rehabil 19:790-8. 2005
    ..To examine the importance of different life goals among working-age adults with vision impairment, the extent to which vision impairment interfered with goals, and how rehabilitation addressed these life goals...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of rehabilitation service use on coping patterns over time among older adults with age-related vision loss
    Kathrin Boerner
    Arlene R Gordon Research Institute, Lighthouse International, 111 East 59th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Clin Rehabil 20:478-87. 2006
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Challenges faced by older adults with vision loss: a qualitative study with implications for rehabilitation
    Verena R Cimarolli
    Jewish Home Lifecare, Research Institute on Aging, The Guild Center for Research in Vision and Aging, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Clin Rehabil 26:748-57. 2012
    ..To provide an in-depth assessment of challenges faced by older adults with recent vision loss and to determine changes in the nature of these challenges over time for the purpose of informing the design of vision rehabilitation services...
  10. ncbi request reprint Resilient or at risk? A 4-year study of older adults who initially showed high or low distress following conjugal loss
    Kathrin Boerner
    Lighthouse International, 111 East 59th Street, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:P67-73. 2005
    ..Results underscore the need to refine the criteria used to identify those who are at risk for long-term problems...
  11. pmc "His" and "her" marriage? The role of positive and negative marital characteristics in global marital satisfaction among older adults
    Kathrin Boerner
    Research Institute on Aging, Jewish Home Lifecare Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 69:579-89. 2014
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  12. doi request reprint Targets for rehabilitation: an evidence base for adaptive coping with visual disability
    Kathrin Boerner
    Jewish Home Lifecare, Research Institute on Aging, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Rehabil Psychol 57:320-7. 2012
    ..This study examined the role of assimilative and accommodative coping dimensions for the mental health of people with visual impairment, with the aim of informing rehabilitation planning...
  13. ncbi request reprint Positive aspects of caregiving and adaptation to bereavement
    Kathrin Boerner
    Arlene R Gordon Research Institute, Lighthouse International, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Psychol Aging 19:668-75. 2004
    ..This effect was particularly strong for the relation between benefit and grief. Results demonstrate the importance of studying both positive and negative aspects of caregiving and their relation to bereavement outcomes...
  14. doi request reprint Impact of patient suffering on caregiver well-being: the case of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis patients and their caregivers
    Kathrin Boerner
    Research Institute on Aging, Jewish Home Lifecare Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Psychol Health Med 17:457-66. 2012
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  15. ncbi request reprint Stability and change in social negativity in later life: reducing received while maintaining initiated negativity
    Kathrin Boerner
    Lighthouse International, 111 E 59 St, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:S230-7. 2004
    ..Social negativity received and initiated are each addressed separately to determine whether or not they show similar patterns and links to instrumental support over time...
  16. ncbi request reprint Predicting individual change in support over time among chronically impaired older adults
    Joann P Reinhardt
    Arlene R Gordon Research Institute, Lighthouse International, 111 East 59th Street, New York, New York 10022, USA
    Psychol Aging 18:770-9. 2003
    ..Results supported the importance of examining rates of individual change and factors associated with variability in multiple support components by relationship type...
  17. pmc Eyes on the prize: life goals in the context of visual disability in midlife
    Luba Popivker
    Research Institute on Aging, Jewish Home Lifecare, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Rehabil 24:1127-35. 2010
    ..to investigate implications of vision loss in midlife, identify life goals that are important to middle-aged adults and assess how vision loss interferes with goal pursuit...
  18. pmc Adaptation to disability among middle-aged and older adults: the role of assimilative and accommodative coping
    Kathrin Boerner
    Arlene R Gordon Research Institute, Lighthouse International, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:P35-42. 2004
    ..Finally, findings suggest that dealing with disability may pose more of a mental health risk in middle than in late adulthood...
  19. ncbi request reprint Giving while in need: support provided by disabled older adults
    Kathrin Boerner
    Arlene R Gordon Research Institute, Lighthouse International, New York, New York 10022, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 58:S297-304. 2003
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