Chapter 14. Psychological Therapy for Depression and Anxiety in Older Adults

  1. Chris Freeman2 and
  2. Mick Power3
  1. Ken Laidlaw

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713242.ch14

Handbook of Evidence-based Psychotherapies: A Guide for Research and Practice

Handbook of Evidence-based Psychotherapies: A Guide for Research and Practice

How to Cite

Laidlaw, K. (2007) Psychological Therapy for Depression and Anxiety in Older Adults, in Handbook of Evidence-based Psychotherapies: A Guide for Research and Practice (eds C. Freeman and M. Power), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470713242.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Cullen Centre, Royal Edinburgh Hospital

  2. 3

    Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Edinburgh

Author Information

  1. University of Edinburgh, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471498209

Online ISBN: 9780470713242

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Keywords:

  • depression;
  • anxiety;
  • psychological therapy;
  • psychodynamic psychotherapy;
  • older adults

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Demographic Changes: Older People in Society

  • Prevalence of Late-Life Depression and Anxiety

  • Psychotherapy With Older People: Basic Issues

  • Evidence-Based Psychotherapy with Older People

  • Conclusions and Summary

  • References