Caregiver Training Part III: Depression and Apathy

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Submitted by Minnesota North... on Jun 30, 2020 - 1:07pm CDT

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This segment (4:04 minutes) of the UCLA Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Video series discusses depression and apathy in caregiving of older adults. It depicts a common scenario where a caregiver encounters depression and apathy when caring for an older adult patient. It then provides a common caregiver response to this scenario along with an expert explanation of why this happens, and how to change the caregiver's response to this situation in future encounters. English and Spanish versions are available.

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