Mary S Mittelman
Affiliation: New York University
- Improving caregiver well-being delays nursing home placement of patients with Alzheimer diseaseMary S Mittelman
Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, NY 10016, USA
Neurology 67:1592-9. 2006....
- Clinically significant changes in burden and depression among dementia caregivers following nursing home admissionJoseph E Gaugler
School of Nursing, Center on Aging, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
BMC Med 8:85. 2010....
- (Cost)-effectiveness of family meetings on indicated prevention of anxiety and depressive symptoms and disorders of primary family caregivers of patients with dementia: design of a randomized controlled trialKarlijn J Joling
Department of General Practice, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Geriatr 8:2. 2008....
- Preserving health of Alzheimer caregivers: impact of a spouse caregiver interventionMary S Mittelman
Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:780-9. 2007..The objective of this study was to determine the effects of counseling and support on the physical health of caregivers of spouses of people with Alzheimer disease...
- Effects of a caregiver intervention on negative caregiver appraisals of behavior problems in patients with Alzheimer's disease: results of a randomized trialMary S Mittelman
Silberstein Aging and Dementia Research Center, New York University Medical School, NY 10016, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:P27-34. 2004..Because caregiver appraisals have been found to mediate the impact of caregiving stress on depression and to predict nursing home placement rates, they deserve greater attention as an important target of intervention services...
- Psychosocial intervention for dementia caregivers: what can it accomplish?Mary S Mittelman
NYU Alzheimer s Disease Center, New York 10016, USA
Int Psychogeriatr 15:247-9. 2003....
- Sustained benefit of supportive intervention for depressive symptoms in caregivers of patients with Alzheimer's diseaseMary S Mittelman
Silberstein Institute for Aging and Dementia, Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Ave, New York, NY 10016, USA
Am J Psychiatry 161:850-6. 2004..The long-term effect of counseling and support on symptoms of depression was examined in spouse-caregivers of patients with Alzheimer's disease...
- Changes in social support as mediators of the impact of a psychosocial intervention for spouse caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's diseaseDavid L Roth
Department of Biostatistics and Center for Aging, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
Psychol Aging 20:634-44. 2005..A portion of this mediated effect was further mediated by changes in caregiver stress appraisals. Implications for strengthening intervention programs for spouse caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's disease are discussed...
- Neuroticism and longitudinal change in caregiver depression: impact of a spouse-caregiver intervention programYuri Jang
Department of Aging and Mental Health, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612, USA
Gerontologist 44:311-7. 2004..We were interested in whether high levels of caregiver neuroticism would lead to a diminished response to the enhanced treatment and whether neuroticism affected the longitudinal course of caregiver depression regardless of intervention...
- Can counseling and support reduce burden and depressive symptoms in caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease during the transition to institutionalization? Results from the New York University caregiver intervention studyJoseph E Gaugler
Center on Aging, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 56:421-8. 2008..To determine whether counseling and support reduce the burden and depressive symptoms of spouse caregivers of patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) during the transition to institutionalization...
- Predictors of improvement in social support: Five-year effects of a structured intervention for caregivers of spouses with Alzheimer's diseasePatricia Drentea
Department of Sociology, University of Alabama Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
Soc Sci Med 63:957-67. 2006..We conclude with a discussion of the importance of having psychological respite when caregivers spend their days in the home and are isolated...