The relationship of age-related factors to psychological functioning among people with disabilities

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Model System:
SCI
Reference Type:
Journal Article
Accession No.:
J58930
Journal:
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):
2010, vol. 21, issue 2, pp 281-297
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Abstract:
Article reviews the literature on psychological functioning (with a focus on depression) and aging in people with spinal cord injury and those with multiple sclerosis. It includes a discussion of positive psychological concepts such as posttraumatic growth and benefit finding, which are particularly important given that most individuals achieve healthy psychological adjustment despite the challenges of aging and disability.
Author(s):
Bombardier, C, Ehde, D, Stoelb, B, Molton I
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