Improving dementia care through behavioral interventions.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Behavioral interventions are effective in treating neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementia, yet older adults with dementia who require long-term care lack consistent access to caregivers who are skillful in selecting and applying these interventions. This commentary describes national and state-level initiatives that can improve access to effective behavioral techniques.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • McConnell, ES

Published Date

  • September 2014

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 75 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 355 - 358

PubMed ID

  • 25237882

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0029-2559

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.18043/ncm.75.5.355


  • eng