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dc.contributor.authorScheibner, Gen_US
dc.contributor.authorLeathem, JMen_US
dc.coverage.spatialSantiago De Compostela, Spainen_US
dc.description.abstractBackground • The literature shows that significant memory decline begins during midlife which is usually defined as the period of life between of 40-65 years of age. • 40 % of middle-aged people report everyday forgetfulness (Ponds, Commissaris, & Jolles, 1997). • More than half of these people perceive their forgetfulness as a hindrance in their daily live. • 70% of individuals in this age-group have expressed worries about their increasing forgetfulness (Commissaris, Ponds, & Jolles, 1998). • Memory interventions though are usually intended for individuals who are older than 65 years of age with mild to moderate memory impairment or for people with recognised neurological conditions such as TBI.en_US
dc.source6th International and 11th National Congress of Clinical Psychologyen_US
dc.titleThe midlife memory programme: A multiple case study evaluation of a group-based memory programme for healthy middle-aged individualsen_US
dc.typeConference Paper
dc.date.finish-date2013-06-08en_US
dc.date.start-date2013-06-06en_US
dc.description.confidentialfalseen_US
dc.identifier.elements-id210076
pubs.organisational-group/Massey University
pubs.organisational-group/Massey University/College of Humanities and Social Sciences
pubs.organisational-group/Massey University/College of Humanities and Social Sciences/School of Psychology
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