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Cognitive reframing helps carers of patients with dementia

2011-11-21

Prof. Dr. Myrra Vernooij Dassen (head of the  Alzheimer Centrum Nijmegen) and Dr. Irena Draskovic (researcher) have written a review together with Jenny McCleery en Murna Downs, about the applicability of cognitive reframing in carers of patients with dementia.

Cognitive reframing turns out to have positive effects on carers: it lowers anxiety, reduces stress and lowers the change for depression.

Read the review 

Listen to the podcast