02 May Telehealth Technology for Distance Counseling
WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THIS STUDY?
To evaluate the efficacy of an online, person-centered videoconferencing version of the NYUCI, a supportive intervention that includes individual and family counseling and ongoing support for family caregivers
WHO IS ELIGIBLE?
A spouse or partner who is living with an individual with Alzheimer’s or related dementia
WHAT DO THEY NEED TO DO?
1. Call the Integrace Institute at 410-552-3218 to screen for eligibility
2. Be randomized into a control or treatment group to receive ongoing counseling from a trained professional
3. Complete an intake and three follow up evaluations
WHO IS CONDUCTING THE STUDY?
New York University, School of Medicine in partnership with Healthcare Interactive
WHO IS FUNDING THE STUDY?
National Institutes of Health