Psychological Difficulties of Caring for Dementia Patients: The Role of Support Groups

  • Taher Zandi
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 282)


Alzheimer’s Disease, as Lewis Thomas said, “is the worst form of all diseases not just for what it does to the victim, but for its devastating effect on family and friends.”


Support Group Family Caregiver Dementia Patient Geriatric Psychiatry Psychological Difficulty 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Taher Zandi
    • 1
  1. 1.State University of New YorkPlattsburghUSA

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