Maintaining Autonomy as we Age: A Strategy Training Approach to Ameliorating the Effects of Age-related Executive Dysfunction.
Healthy older adults with self-reported cognitive difficulties who receive strategy training will demonstrate greater performance benefits on measures of real-world activities, relative to those receiving a control intervention, immediately post treatment and at follow-up.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Outcomes Assessor)
|Official Title:||Maintaining Autonomy as we Age: Investigating the Application of a Strategy Training Approach for Ameliorating the Effects of Age-related Executive Dysfunction - Part II|
- Changes in performance on Canadian Occupational Performance Measure (COPM) [ Time Frame: One year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
- Changes in neuropsychological assessments of executive functions [ Time Frame: One year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||August 2010|
|Study Completion Date:||October 2011|
|Primary Completion Date:||October 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Behavioral: Real world strategy approach