Center for Gerontology


Faculty Research

Understanding Mild Cognitive Impairment: Family Dynamics And Diversity
Investigators:  Karen A. Roberto, Rosemary Blieszner
Funded By:  National Alzheimer’s Association

Project Description:  The specific aim of this study is to identify key variables that place families of persons with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) at risk for poor psyhosocial outcomes.  Understanding family responses to early memory loss will provide useful information for the planning and delivery of services and programs and for the tailoring of education and itnerventions for sub-groups of families dealing with MCI.