Digna Jf van Schaik
Affiliation: GGZ Buitenamstel
Country: The Netherlands
- Depression and anxiety, an indicated prevention (DIP) protocol in homes for the elderly: feasibility and (cost) effectiveness of a stepped care programmeEls Dozeman
Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Geriatr 7:6. 2007..Elderly persons in residential homes are at high risk for developing major depressive and anxiety disorders, and, therefore, deserve attention with regard to prevention...
- Interpersonal psychotherapy for elderly patients in primary careAnneke van Schaik
Department of Psychiatry, Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:777-86. 2006..This study investigates whether IPT, delivered by mental health workers to elderly patients with major depressive disorder, is more effective than usual general practitioners' care (CAU)...
- Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) for late-life depression in general practice: uptake and satisfaction by patients, therapists and physiciansDigna J F van Schaik
GGZ Buitenamstel and Department of Psychiatry, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine EMGO, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Fam Pract 8:52. 2007..Despite the favorable results of IPT in research populations, the dissemination to general practice is surprisingly limited. Little is known about uptake and satisfaction when this therapy is introduced into real-life general practice...
- The effect of integrated emotion-oriented care versus usual care on elderly persons with dementia in the nursing home and on nursing assistants: a randomized clinical trialEvelyn Finnema
Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Vrije Universiteit Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:330-43. 2005..To examine the effect of integrated emotion-oriented care on nursing home residents with dementia and nursing assistants...
- Secondary traumatization in partners and parents of Dutch peacekeeping soldiersAnja J E Dirkzwager
Department of Medical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Fam Psychol 19:217-26. 2005..No significant differences were found for parents. Thus, peacekeepers' stress reactions were related to various problems of their partners. A systemic approach to the treatment of persons with PTSD appears appropriate...