Emotional Burden & Depressive Symptoms in Caregivers

new episode of the CAPRA Minding Memory podcast is now available. In this episode, Donovan & Matt speak with Dr. Geoffrey Hoffman, a faculty member and researcher at the University of Michigan School of Nursing. Dr. Hoffman discusses the transition to the role of caregiver for partners of persons diagnosed with dementia – and the unique emotional burden and stress that they undertake. He also talks about using the Health & Retirement Study (HRS) to better explore the emotional stress and onset of depression in caregivers.

You can listen to this episode on the Michigan Medicine Podcast Network or on your favorite podcasting platform (AppleSpotify, and Google).

Minding Memory