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Aging, Empathy, and Prosociality

Janelle N. Beadle, Alexander H. Sheehan, Brian Dahlben and Angela H. Gutchess.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

March 2015; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 7171 words.

Objectives. Although empathy is a well-established motivation in younger adults for helping others, it is not known whether this extends to aging....

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Empathic Concern and Perspective Taking: Linear and Quadratic Effects of Age Across the Adult Life Span

Ed O’Brien, Sara H. Konrath, Daniel Grühn and Anna Linda Hagen.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

March 2013; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing; Geriatric Medicine. 5712 words.

Objective.

We investigated linear and quadratic effects of age on self-reported empathy in three large cross-sectional samples of American adults aged 18–90...

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Increasing Knowledge, Skills, and Empathy Among Direct Care Workers in Elder Care: A Preliminary Study of an Active-Learning Model

Kathryn L. Braun, Michael Cheang and Dennis Shigeta.

in The Gerontologist

February 2005; p ublished online February 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 4938 words.

Purpose:  We describe the development of a 24-hr curriculum for nonclinical direct care workers in elder care that features active-learning...

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Growing Less Empathic With Age: Disinhibition of the Self-Perspective

Phoebe E. Bailey and Julie D. Henry.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

July 2008; p ublished online July 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing; Geriatric Medicine. 6795 words.

Older adults have a reduced capacity to take the perspective of another, and it has been suggested that disinhibition may be one mechanism contributing to this difficulty. To test this...

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A CONCEPTUAL MODEL TRANSLATING INTERGENERATIONAL EXPERIENCES AND EMPATHY INTO THE WORKPLACE

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 276 words.

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STUDYING ADULT AGE DIFFERENCES IN EMPATHIC ABILITIES: NEW DIRECTIONS IN AN OLD FIELD OF STUDY

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 189 words.

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DEVELOPMENT OF A VIRTUAL REALITY-EXPERIENCE TO IMPROVE EMPATHY IN CAREGIVERS OF PEOPLE WITH DEMENTIA

in The Gerontologist

November 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Care of the Elderly; Gerontology and Ageing. 248 words.

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Theory of mind impairment in patients with behavioural variant fronto-temporal dementia (bv-FTD) increases caregiver burden

Andrea Brioschi Guevara, Kristine M. Knutson, Eric M. Wassermann, Sarah Pulaski, Jordan Grafman and Frank Krueger.

in Age and Ageing

September 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine. 2558 words.

Background: Theory of mind (ToM), the capacity to infer the intention, beliefs and emotional states of others, is frequently impaired in behavioural variant fronto-temporal...

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Preparation to care for confused older patients in general hospitals: a study of UK health professionals

Amanda Griffiths, Alec Knight, Rowan Harwood and John R.F. Gladman.

in Age and Ageing

July 2014; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine. 3984 words.

Background and Objective: in the UK, two-thirds of patients in general hospitals are older than 70, of whom half have dementia or delirium or both. Our objective was to explore...

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Advantages and Challenges: The Experience of Geriatrics Health Care Providers as Family Caregivers

Clare M. Wohlgemuth, Heidi P. Auerbach and Victoria A. Parker.

in The Gerontologist

August 2015; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 6800 words.

Purpose of the Study:

Very little is known about family caregivers who are also geriatrics health care professionals. This exploratory study examines the...

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Challenges and Psychosocial Growth for Older Volunteers Giving Intensive Humanitarian Service

Kathleen W. Piercy, Cheryl Cheek and Boyd Teemant.

in The Gerontologist

August 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 6953 words.

Purpose of the study: We conducted a qualitative study of 38 mid-late life volunteers in intensive humanitarian service to ascertain the...

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Internet Training to Respond to Aggressive Resident Behaviors

A. Blair Irvine, Molly B. Billow, Donna M. Gates, Evelyn L. Fitzwater, John R. Seeley and Michelle Bourgeois.

in The Gerontologist

February 2012; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 5957 words.

Purpose:

This research evaluated an individualized Internet training designed to teach nurse aides (NAs) strategies to prevent or, if necessary, react to...

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Family Caregiving: The Positive Impact on Adolescent Relationships

Diane L. Beach.

in The Gerontologist

April 1997; p ublished online April 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 0 words.

Adult children are a significant contingent of elder care providers; a number of these individuals simultaneously care for children of their own while coping with caregiving commitments....

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The Effect of Suffering on Generativity: Accounts of Elderly African American Men

Helen K. Black and Robert L. Rubinstein.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

March 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 6671 words.

Background

This article focuses on attitudes to and behaviors of generativity in 6 older African American (AA) men.

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Change in Indices of Distress Among Latino and Anglo Female Caregivers of Elderly Relatives With Dementia: Site-Specific Results From the REACH National Collaborative Study

Dolores Gallagher-Thompson, David W. Coon, Nancy Solano, Christian Ambler, Yaron Rabinowitz and Larry W. Thompson.

in The Gerontologist

August 2003; p ublished online August 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Biological Sciences; Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 8718 words.

Purpose:  Few empirical studies have compared the efficacy between psychoeducational (skill-building) approaches for reducing caregivers'...

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Decision Support Preferences Among Hispanic and Non-Hispanic White Older Adults With Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain

Catherine Riffin, Karl Pillemer, Manny C. Reid and Corinna E. Lӧckenhoff.

in The Journals of Gerontology: Series B

September 2016; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Geriatric Medicine; Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Gerontology and Ageing. 8144 words.

Objectives:

Despite broad recognition that social networks play a key role in the management of chronic musculoskeletal pain (CMP), little is known about...

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