Optimal treatment of the elderly patient with brain disorder usually demands close involvement of the family. The emotional well-being of the patient is intertwined with that of the family. And the practical tasks of everyday life with the patient often require profound changes in the way the family functions.


Adult Child Nuclear Family Family System Family Function Professional Network 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Graham Berman
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  1. 1.Baycrest Centre for Geriatric CareUniversity of TorontoTorontoUSA

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