Healthy Patterns Sleep Intervention For Persons With Memory And Sleep Problems And Their Caregivers
Brief Description Of Study
The Healthy Patterns Study intervention is a home-based activity intervention designed to introduce activities and education that promote healthy sleeping habits and improve well-being for those suffering with memory and sleep issues . Principal Investigator: Nancy A. Hodsgon, PhD, RN, FAAN, Nursing School, University of Pennsylvania
Detailed Study Description
Specific components of this brief, one-month, four home-based sessions .
Intervention includes: 1) your loved one will wear a watch for 1 month to monitor their sleep problems 2) educating caregivers on environmental cues to promote activity and sleep; and 3) training of caregivers in using timed morning, afternoon, and evening activities based on circadian needs across the day.
Additional Information About The Study
Both caregiver and care receiver will receive a $50 gift card at the completion of the 4 weeks.
Clinical Study Identifier: 825000