Click for new scientific resources and news about Corona[COVID-19]

Paper Information

Journal:   IRANIAN JOURNAL OF AGEING   WINTER 2010 , Volume 4 , Number 14; Page(s) 7 To 14.
 
Paper: 

THE EXAMINATION OF EFFECTS OF COGNITIVE GROUP COUNSELING ON THE ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION FACTORS IN FEMALE SENIOR CITIZENS STAYING AT NURSING HOMES IN SABZEVAR IN 2008-2009

 
 
Author(s):  KHOSHKONESH ABOULGHASEM, POUREBRAHIM TAGHI, BASHIRI ESMAIL*
 
* SHAHID BEHESHTI UNIVERSITY, TEHRAN, IRAN
 
Abstract: 
Objective: The main goal of this study is to determine the effect of cognitive group counseling on the anxiety and depression factors in female senior citizens staying at nursing homes.
Materials and Methods: The method used in this pilot study is the pre-test and post -test with a control group and the statistical society in this study consists of all the elder women staying at Madar Nursing Home in Sabzevar. The sample was selected randomly from the society under study. The General Health Questionnaire (GHQ) was primarily administered and then. scores higher than six for anxiety and depression factors were identified and a number of 30 subjects were selected randomly. Next, they were placed in two groups consisting of 15 subjects (subject group and control group).
Results: The analysis of the results was performed using the covariance analysis. It indicates that cognitive group counseling significantly results in reducing depression and anxiety.
Conclusion: Cognitive group counseling has a positive effect on reducing anxiety and depression. Refresher courses for the staff and nurses working in the nursing homes can serve as a supplementary treatment along with pharmaceutical treatment.
 
Keyword(s): COGNITIVE GROUP COUNSELING, ANXIETY, DEPRESSION, THE ELDERLY, THE ELDER WOMEN STAYING AT NURSING HOME
 
 
References: 
  • Not Registered.
  •  
  •  
 
Citations: 
  • Not Registered.
 
+ Click to Cite.
APA: Copy

KHOSHKONESH, A., & POUREBRAHIM, T., & BASHIRI, E. (2010). THE EXAMINATION OF EFFECTS OF COGNITIVE GROUP COUNSELING ON THE ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION FACTORS IN FEMALE SENIOR CITIZENS STAYING AT NURSING HOMES IN SABZEVAR IN 2008-2009. IRANIAN JOURNAL OF AGEING, 4(14), 7-14. https://www.sid.ir/en/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=275039



Vancouver: Copy

KHOSHKONESH ABOULGHASEM, POUREBRAHIM TAGHI, BASHIRI ESMAIL. THE EXAMINATION OF EFFECTS OF COGNITIVE GROUP COUNSELING ON THE ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION FACTORS IN FEMALE SENIOR CITIZENS STAYING AT NURSING HOMES IN SABZEVAR IN 2008-2009. IRANIAN JOURNAL OF AGEING. 2010 [cited 2021July31];4(14):7-14. Available from: https://www.sid.ir/en/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=275039



IEEE: Copy

KHOSHKONESH, A., POUREBRAHIM, T., BASHIRI, E., 2010. THE EXAMINATION OF EFFECTS OF COGNITIVE GROUP COUNSELING ON THE ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION FACTORS IN FEMALE SENIOR CITIZENS STAYING AT NURSING HOMES IN SABZEVAR IN 2008-2009. IRANIAN JOURNAL OF AGEING, [online] 4(14), pp.7-14. Available: https://www.sid.ir/en/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=275039.



 
 
Persian Abstract Yearly Visit 53
 
 
Latest on Blog
Enter SID Blog