Validating a model of chronic illness and family caregiving
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A high rate of adherence and participant satisfaction with the multi-modal intervention is also hypothesised, with delivery both acceptable and feasible to stakeholder organisations.
The cognitive behavioural therapy embedded in this programme is the best evaluated and widely used psychosocial intervention.The primary outcome is a reduction in caregiver burden.Secondary outcomes include improvements in caregiver mental well-being, quality of life, fatigue and self-efficacy.Study findings will be disseminated via presentations at national/international conferences and peer-reviewed journal articles.This is an Open Access article distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial.For example, the site cannot determine your email name unless you choose to type it.
Allowing a website to create a cookie does not give that or any other site access to the rest of your computer, and only the site that created the cookie can read it.The intervention includes M-CBT and a telephone-delivered group therapeutic programme (facilitated by a professional counsellor), which will effectively consolidate the psychoeducation, as well as educational materials on community support, respite services and caregiver financial entitlements and benefits.The study will be a two-arm RCT with an economic evaluation.This study was codeveloped with key stakeholders or partner organisations: Macular Disease Foundation Australia (MDFA) and Carers NSW.MDFA is the national peak body representing people with macular disease, their families and caregivers, and Carers NSW is a statewide organisation representing informal caregivers.This could also add to the burden and distress experienced by the caregiver.